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Here you can find the latest publications from the MBO Group. If you need more information or files (such as logos, high-resolution images, additional text) or would like to request an interview, please contact Mrs Katja Haug (Head of Marketing) on + 49 (0) 719146-380 or by email at


06/22/2020The CoBo-Stack is turning a year old – and MBO is giving its customers a gift to celebrate

Almost exactly a year ago, MBO Postpress Solutions GmbH presented its CoBo-Stack stacking robot. As the first manufacturer with an automated solution for moving folded signatures from the delivery unit to the pallet, MBO is a global market leader in this industry. That which used to be done manually, the CoBo-Stack now does on its own …read more

05/26/2020The MBO Group guarantees quick availability and high quality of spare and wear parts

An MBO combi folding machine consists of 6,400 individual parts on average. This number can even reach 9,000 parts for an MBO buckle folding machine. MBO folding machines are manufactured and assembled in accordance with strict quality requirements and are designed for constant 24/7 operation. However, individual parts of the machines can still break from time to time or may need to be replaced as part of maintenance or servicing work. In such cases, it is easiest to obtain the required parts directly from the manufacturer …
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05/01/2020Komori Corporation completes the share transfer of MBO and its affiliate subsidiary

Komori Corporation hereby announces that it has completed the share transfer of Maschinenbau Oppenweiler Binder GmbH & Co. KG (“MBO”) group, Germany-based postpress equipment manufacturer. MBO has become a wholly owned subsidiary of KOMORI under a new company name of MBO Postpress Solutions GmbH …read more

03/19/2020Drupa 2021: Statement of The Postpress Alliance

The Postpress Alliance welcomes and supports the decision of the exhibition management of Messe Dusseldorf to postpone the world’s largest show in the printing industry due to the corona pandemic; safety and responsible acting come first in times like this even more than ever …read more

03/17/2020Corona Virus: Statement by Thomas Heininger on the Current Situation at MBO

Together we are facing a truly unprecedented situation. The global corona virus pandemic affects all our families, our businesses, our communities and our way of life. At this time I would like to share with you how we are tackling the situation at MBO …read more

03/05/2020Interview with Thomas Heininger on the sale of the MBO Group to Komori Corporation

The magazine "Deutscher Drucker" interviewed Thomas Heininger (CEO of the MBO Group) about the sale of the MBO Group to Komori Corporation. Read the complete interview more

02/07/2020Komori Corporation takes over MBO-Group

Komori Corporation, Tokyo, and the shareholders of the MBO-Group have concluded an agreement regarding the acquisition of the MBO-Group by Komori-Group. Thereby the MBO-Group becomes, subject to regulatory approvals, a part of the Komori-Group …read more

01/22/2020Drupa 2020: The Postpress Alliance – we connect.

Under the motto “we connect”, The Postpress Alliance comprises an extensive range of production processes of postpress, starting from the data transfer from the MIS, through to cutting, folding, die-cutting, perfect binding, saddle stitching and finally even to the converting of mailing and outsert systems …read more

11/21/2019MBO Group turns to Körber Digital for universal mechanical engineering database

One major challenge in the mechanical engineering industry is that machines are becoming increasingly reliant on electronic vendor parts. The issue is that these components have short innovation cycles, yet users require a solution for replacement parts for decades …read more

10/07/2019MBO is streamlining its product range with the new T50 buckle fold machine

The T50 presented for the first time in September is another step on the MBO Group’s path to simplifying its product range. Guests at the Open House on September 5th and 6th had an advance chance to experience the impressive product quality and performance of the buckle …read more
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