Krones is a company focused on development, manufacture and installation of equipment for conservation, packaging and bottling.
Besides sales of machines in single quantities, Krones is also involved in projects that can be commissioned in “plug-and-produce” condition for the clients. Commissioning of such projects includes conservation lines for all types of food and drinks as well as lines for glass bottling. While developing new machines with lower electric power and raw materials consumption, Krones company uses its own development program “Enviro”.
Krones company set up by Hermann Kronseder in 1951 currently comprises over 50 subsidiaries worldwide. The process of entering the world market was long and tough. Besides labeling machines, packing machines and bottling lines were put into operation in 1960. In 1980 Krones was turned into joint stock company.
The head office of the company is located in Neutraubling, Regensburg. At the present time Krones provides working places for about 12 000 persons worldwide. The majority of company employees work in Germany. More than 90% of money turnover is achieved due to foreign countries. The company accounts 2200 inventions to the development of which more than 5% of gross income was invested. Krones current capital has reached the value of 2.48 mln euro within the year of 2011.
Currently “AvtokomTehnology” LLC has mastered manufacturing products for Krones process equipment.