KOLBUS GmbH & Co. KG develops, builds and markets machines and systems for post press processing and also offers industrial-scale solutions for digital print finishing with integrated workflow.
The production options that KOLBUS offers are backed up by the companys project planning competence, a team of highly motivated application engineers, a global customer service network and remote service. We offer our customers new potential for process automation, flexibility and quality assurance.
For some years now, KOLBUS has been marketing an advanced new product line for the production of high-end packaging made of paper, board and carton. Technologically, the new product line borrows from the advanced laminating systems used in KOLBUS casemaking machines, which are fine-tuned for performance and superb quality. The finely crafted box packaging offers new options for luxury consumer goods packaging.
KOLBUS was founded in Rahden, Germany, in 1775 and began building book binding machinery here in 1900. For many years, exports have accounted for over 90% of sales. Today the company is one of the major suppliers of paper processing machinery. In its core business areas, KOLBUS is world market leader. In 2011, KOLBUS teamed up with a US manufacturer to add rotary die-cutting and flexo printing equipment for corrugated board packaging to its portfolio.