Corporate Milestones

1928    

 

Karl Koch establishes the company

1938

 

Introduction of ‘Siegelmarken’ cylinder print technology for label printing

1941

 

Production of Cigar-Wrappers

1956

 

IT punch card printing

1963

 

Moving into the new premises at Flurhofstrasse 154

1972

 

Production of self-adhesive labels

1983

 

Rotary printing press for labels

1987

 

Acquisition of the company by family Borter

1990

 

Purchase and integration of SK-Etikettenfabrik AG

1991

 

6-Colour registry-directed label-print machine

1996

 

ISO-Certification

1998

 

Thomas Borter is appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

2001

 

Purchase and introduction of Gallus EM 280 UV-Flexprintmachine

2006

 

Addition of MPS 330 UV-Flexprintmachine

2008

 

BRC-Certification

2011

 

Introduction of HP-Indigo-WS6000 7C Digital Print system (first in Switzerland)

2012

 

FSC® and PEFC Certification

2013

 

Occupation new building extension