Krones acquires Germany’s PET equipment manufacturer MHT Holding

GERMANY - German packaging and bottling machine manufacturer, Krones has acquired MHT Holding, a PET equipment manufacturer for an undisclosed amount. According to the company, the deal strengthens its PET capabilities through portfolio expansion and closes a gap in its PET value chain. It also represents an upstream extension of the Krones portfolio into tooling…

Krones acquires China’s assets and operations company Xiantong Equipment Installation

CHINA - Krones, the world’s leading manufacturer of filling and packaging technology, has acquired the business operations and assets of Shanghai Xiantong Equipment Installation effective 1 September 2018. According to the company, the Chinese company has been a partner and supplier to Krones in the field of process technology for many years. The acquisition of Xiantong’s…