With this acquisition, SMS (Sulzer Mixpac Systems, a business unit of the Sulzer Chemtech division) reaches critical industrial size and begins its diversification by entering the world of cosmetics. The two companies share the same industrial plastic injection activity, which allows activity complementarities and economies of scale. The company is thus positioning itself worldwide as a leader and solution provider.
Geka (900 employees) forecasts a turnover of 150 M € in 2016. The transaction should be finalized in the third quarter of this year.