GEA completed the acquisition of Vipoll, headquartered in Križevci pri Ljutomeru, Slovenia, which was signed in November 2017. With the acquisition, GEA has added to its group a manufacturer of filling technologies for soft drinks, beer and fresh milk products into glass bottles and cans, as well as pet bottles.
GEA successfully concluded the acquisition of the Pavan Group, headquartered in Galliera Veneta near Padua, Italy, which was signed in September. With the acquisition of Pavan, GEA has added to its group a leading supplier of extrusion and milling technology for processing all kinds of fresh and dried pasta, pelleted snack products and breakfast cereals.
GEA, one of the largest equipment and solutions supplier for the food processing industry, has signed an agreement to acquire VIPOLL, a family owned manufacturer of filling technologies for carbonated soft drinks, beer and fresh milk products. The acquisition strengthens GEA’s market position as a total solutions provider in the beverage processing industry.