Legacy Machine Information

During your search of the MBO America website you may notice that our product mix for the future might not include some of the legacy machine models that you have previously associated with MBO.  We are producing a new line up of folding machines to help our customers be competitive…

Taking the Guesswork Out of Gate Folding

There are many companies in this printing industry who have folding machines which are not equipped with the Gate-Fold-Plate option. Granted not every company will have the need to do a Closed Gatefold application but if they had this option available, it would open the doors to a more diverse…

KOMORI CORPORATION COMPLETES THE SHARE TRANSFER OF MBO AND ITS AFFILIATE SUBSIDIARY

Komori Corporation (Sumida-ku, Tokyo; President, Representative Director, President and CEO Satoshi Mochida) (“KOMORI”) hereby announces that it has completed the share transfer of Maschinenbau Oppenweiler Binder GmbH & Co. KG (“MBO”) group, Germany-based postpress equipment manufacturer. MBO has become a wholly owned subsidiary of KOMORI under a new company name…

Choosing the Correct Feeder Type for Your New Folder

When deciding on what type of feeder would be best suitable for your folding application, here’s a few things to consider. Pile Feeder The pile feeder is most popular on our smaller folders due to the fact that the smaller paper size is ergonomically friendly to handle making it easier…

Herzog & Heymann Announces Successful Installation of the First SmartPack 100 in South Korea

The Automatic Packaging Pro for Outserts The folding machine specialist Herzog & Heymann, a member of the MBO Group, based in Bielefeld, Germany, adds a high level of automation to its portfolio of pharmaceutical folding systems, with the addition of the new SmartPack100. Pharmaceutical inserts are produced on folding machines…

MBO America Continues Full Operations

MBO America Continues Full Operations MBO America is committed to providing our customers with our world class service. We are able to continue all normal operations. Our New Jersey headquarters is open from 8am to 5pm. Our main phone number is 1-609-267-2900. Parts The MBO America warehouse continues to fill…

MBO America COVID-19 Procedure

MBO America is closely following the news and reports about COVID-19 by the World Health Organization & Centers for Disease Control. While we are actively monitoring the situation, and taking preventive action, we continue to operate normally. Should the preventive actions taken by our customers and suppliers differ, MBO America…

MBO Focuses on Networking and Automation at Drupa 2021

Drupa is no longer simply a trade show for displaying groundbreaking technological innovations. It’s more about rethinking business processes that have worked well for decades. Tried and tested processes reach their limits because new technologies are faster, more intelligent, more customer-focussed, and less susceptible to error. Most of us are…

INTERVIEW WITH THOMAS HEININGER ON THE SALE OF THE MBO GROUP TO KOMORI CORPORATION

Are you feeling relieved that the investor search for MBO is now over? In Komori we have gained a very strong partner. The Komori Corporation is a technology-oriented and future-focussed company. Our portfolios complement one another perfectly and result in very clear synergies. How did employees react to the message?…

Komori Corporation takes over MBO-Group

Oppenweiler/Tokyo, 7 February 2020 – Komori Corporation, Tokyo, and the shareholders of the MBO-Group have concluded an agreement regarding the acquisition of the MBO Group by Komori-Group. Thereby the MBO-Group becomes, subject to regulatory approvals, a part of the Komori-Group. Since its establishment in 1923 the Komori-Group produces and distributes…