BIG KAISER's record-breaking 2018 results set the scene for 2019
Double-digit sales growth, innovative products, exhibitions, new logistics center in key German region.
Ruemlang, Switzerland – April 3, 2019 – BIG KAISER, a global leader in premium high-precision tooling systems and solutions for the metalworking industries, has achieved record turnover in 2018, and is investing strongly in the future as it plans further expansion for 2019.
BIG KAISER started the year building on its previous record turnover in 2017, with first quarter sales up more than 20% year-on-year, and the full-year 2018 growth figures were unprecedented. In particular, Southern Europe and Switzerland both achieved sales growth exceeding 30% in 2018.
BIG KAISER is putting in place the senior leadership needed for success. Reto Adam was recently named CEO of
New product launches
BIG KAISER continued innovating throughout 2018, launching new products and solutions at regular intervals. In September, at the AMB exhibition in Stuttgart, it announced the world's smallest digital boring head and the
Thanks to its exceptionally high accuracy and robustness, the BIG-PLUS® dual-contact spindle system continued growing in popularity. At the present time, it is licensed to almost 170 tool manufacturers worldwide. In fact, customers may already have this spindle interface without even being aware of it –
In May 2018,
In July 2018, a brand-new global company website was launched, which now provides real-time stock availability information, comprehensive product details and useful calculators. Information is systematically kept up-to-date in six languages: English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish.
With several new product launches and innovations planned for 2019, the year promises to be just as successful and interesting as 2018.
Following up on the success of the EMO event in 2017,
At the beginning of the year,
For 2019, several major investments are planned both in IT and production, and despite somewhat challenging market conditions,