Heidelberg CEO: IPEX 2010 Continues Positive Trend
KENNESAW, Ga.—“IPEX 2010 was well attended and our customers showed great interest in our new products and services,” said a satisfied Bernhard Schreier, CEO of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg, www.us.heidelberg.com), in summing up the recently concluded trade show. More than 50,000 international visitors came to Birmingham between May 18 and 25 to find out about the numerous innovations being showcased by Heidelberg under the “HEI Performance and HEI Value” banner. “We received numerous orders for equipment and services from all over the world and in all market segments, including around 900 printing units in all formats and over 90 post-press machines. The positive mood in the industry is continuing thanks to the tangible upward trend,” Schreier added. Customers from the UK, Chinese, and Indian markets were particularly interested in investing.