Press and public relations work

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40th anniversary of Leuze electronic AG Switzerland

April 19, 2021 | Leuze electronic AG Switzerland, which launched on May 13, 1981 in Brüttisellen, Switzerland, was the first foreign subsidiary of the Leuze electronic Group. This was an important milestone and step towards the internationalization of the company founded in 1963 in Owen/Teck, southern Germany.

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Leuze Experience Days in April: "Moving packaging forward"

April 09, 2021 | From April 27–29, Leuze is once again inviting customers to its virtual "Leuze Experience Days." This time the focus is on issues related to the packaging industry: on the company’s new platform and through webinars, Leuze will be demonstrating innovations and highlights concerning packaging applications to its customers.

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Sensor system ready for operation directly at the conveyor line

March 22, 2021 | Leuze developed an innovative special mounting bracket for sensors of the 25C series which are used for pallet detection. System operating companies receive a complete system ready to operate since the system manufacturer already mounts the mounting brackets in the factory. This saves the operating company time and expenses during commissioning of conveyor lines.

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More safety in harsh environments

February 10, 2021 | With the LBK radar system, Leuze expands its safety offerings for its customers: The 3D safety system reliably monitors danger zones – even with sparks, dirt and dust.

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Guided container and tray identification made easy

January 26, 2021 | Leuze is introducing the latest addition to the BCL series with the new stationary bar code reader BCL 200i. It supports guided container and tray identification and is especially suited to tight installation spaces on the conveyor line.

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New Leuze plant construction in Malaysia 

January 21, 2021 | To meet the enormous demand in the Asian markets, Leuze is currently constructing a new plant in Malacca, Malaysia. It is scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2022. 

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Leuze and SCHMACHTL celebrate 50-year partnership

January 12, 2021 | In 2021, Leuze and longstanding partner and distributor SCHMACHTL from Linz, Austria, can look back on 50 years of success together.

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Leuze remains world market leader in the field of optical sensors

November 10, 2020 | Again in 2021, Leuze has been listed as a growth champion on the 2021 World Market Leader Index of the Henri B. Meier School for Entrepreneurs of the University of St. Gallen and the Academy of German World Market Leaders (ADWM).

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"Ready for tomorrow" – Leuze invites you to its first "Leuze Experience Days"

November 6, 2020 | In addition to participating at the "sps connect," Leuze has developed a virtual format for its new Leuze Experience platform for its customers with its first "Leuze Experience Days" under the motto "Ready for tomorrow." The "Leuze Experience Days" will take place from November 17 to 19. On the new platform, Leuze presents to its customers innovations and highlights in the area of technologies and products, such as its new DRT 25C reference diffuse sensor and the new GSX 14E combined fork sensor.

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Leuze is one of the fastest growing medium-sized companies in Germany

November 6, 2020 | In the current Handelsblatt ranking "Deutschlands wachstumsstärkste Mittelständler 2020" (Germany's fastest-growing medium-sized companies), Leuze was once again rated a TOP 100 company.

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Two in one: Leuze presents the GSX, the world's first combined fork sensor

October 2, 2020 | With the new GSX combined fork sensor, Leuze is once again presenting a worldwide innovation. With the new GSX combined fork sensor, Leuze is once again presenting a worldwide innovation. The device combines the advantages of light and ultrasonic sensors. The new GSX rounds of Leuze's range of fork sensors. The device is especially suitable for labeling machines used in the packaging industry.

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Cybulski is new Leuze Managing Director in Poland

September 4, 2020 | Since August, Leuze has been selling its sensor solutions on the Polish market via its newly founded subsidiary in Katowice. It is run by Tadeusz Cybulski.

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Leuze calls on policy makers to issue a "green line" for commissioning engineers

August 11, 2020 | At the very top of Leuze's list of priorities during the coronavirus pandemic are creativity and innovative strength: Leuze is pro-actively, consistently, and assertively calling for a "green line" for the recovery of the economy.

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Gambiny is new Leuze Managing Director in France

August 7, 2020 | As of July 2020, Frédéric Gambiny leads the Leuze subsidiary in Francilienne, France, as managing director.

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Leuze founds own subsidiary in Poland

August 7, 2020 | Leuze is now selling its sensor solutions in Poland through its own sales and service company Leuze electronic Polska sp.z o.o. in Katowice, southern Poland.

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Leuze to increasingly rely on online training

July 29, 2020 | Leuze has been offering online training for customers long before Covid-19. But in the future, the Sensor People will be relying even more on digital formats, starting in July on the topic of machine safety. Further topics will follow in autumn.

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Leuze’s new international distribution center goes live after just one year of construction

June 24, 2020 | The ground-breaking ceremony for the new international distribution center near the Leuze headquarters took place only 12 months ago. The construction was completed on schedule one year later, and the center will start operations at the end of July. From that date forward, Leuze subsidiaries as well as national and international customers will be supplied from Unterlenningen.

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Leuze is focused on "yellow"

June 19, 2020 | In the field of automation technology, the color yellow stands for safety at work. The safety expert Leuze, as a developer and provider of safety sensors, safety solutions and safety services for the entire life cycle of a machine, is now further increasing focus of the company’s safety competence in its business activities with a dedicated division. Leuze emphasizes this in the public image with the motto, "Safety at Leuze."

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Leuze in the fast lane with "alternating quarantine"

May 29, 2020 | While uncertainty still looms over the political and economic environment, innovation leader Leuze is demonstrating creativity and is taking the role of a forerunner through the use of "alternating quarantines." Result: the numbers are on track in spite of the pandemic. Kurzarbeit (short-time work) is not currently an issue.

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Specialized in packaging machines for confectionery and baked goods: The new DRT 25C from Leuze

May 8, 2020 | While uncertainty still looms over the political and economic environment, innovation leader Leuze is demonstrating creativity and is taking the role of a forerunner through the use of "alternating quarantines." Result: the numbers are on track in spite of the pandemic. Kurzarbeit (short-time work) is not currently an issue.

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Sergio Resendiz named new Vice President Americas at Leuze

April 3, 2020 | Leuze welcomes Sergio Resendiz to the Sensor People. He will assume the function of Vice President Americas effective immediately.

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Leuze to present itself as forerunner at Hanover fair

February 14, 2020 | Leuze will be presenting itself as a forerunner for its customers at Hanover Fair from 20–24 April. Yesterday. Today. Tomorrow. That is the vision of the Sensor People from Leuze. The main topics at the company’s trade fair appearance in Hall 9, Booth F68 are Safety and Smart factory.

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Leuze and iTRACE announce blockchain integration of 2DMI® with the DCR 200i camera-based code reader

February 2, 2020 | iTRACE Technologies, Inc. – a leading technology company in the area of brand protection solutions – and Leuze – a leading optical sensor manufacturer – announce the integration of iTRACE 2DMI® and the Leuze DCR 200i camera-based code reader for blockchain registration and authentication.

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Positive progress report for Leuze’s construction project

January 23, 2020 | Almost seven months after the groundbreaking ceremony for the new distribution center in Unterlenningen, Leuze offers an optimistic progress report: the construction is on schedule and expected. To be completed in mid-2020.

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Leuze electronic supports "HighTeck" makers with Christmas donation

December 20, 2019 | This year's Christmas donation from Leuze electronic goes to the "TeckLab" in Kirchheim/Teck. The non-profit organization gives children and youth opportunity to work with modern tools. Having fun with technology and tinkering and experimenting together are first and foremost.

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Intralogistics expert Leuze electronic at LogiMAT 2020

December 13, 2019 | As an expert in conveyor and storage systems, Leuze electronic presents efficient sensor solutions for optimizing intralogistics and material flow processes at LogiMAT 2020, the 18th international trade fair for intralogistics solutions and process management, from March 10-12 in Stuttgart.

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Leuze electronic gave trade show visitors opportunity to experience sensor systems up close

November 29, 2019 | From November 26 to 28 at smart production solutions (SPS), Leuze electronic demonstrated its technological competence in the areas of safety at work, smart factory and intralogistics and let trade show visitors experience sensor systems up close using live demos.

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Leuze electronic is the world market leader champion 2020

November 8, 2019 | Leuze electronic has been listed in the world market leader index since 2016 and will continue to be ranked world market leader champion in 2020. This makes Leuze electronic one of the 14 world market leaders in the Esslingen district in southern Germany.

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Leuze electronic expands its presence in Africa

October 12, 2019 | Leuze electronic begins collaboration on the African continent with the distributor TEPM. The company has locations in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

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Experiencing sensor systems first-hand

October 4, 2019 | At smart production solutions (SPS) 2019 from November 26-28, Leuze electronic is positioning itself as a solution provider in the field of safety at work with technological expertise for smart factories and intralogistics.

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Leuze electronic GmbH + Co. KG
Martina Schili
Phone: +49 7021 573-116
E-mail: martina.schili@leuze.com