Romaco acquires Innojet Herbert to serve pharmaceutical packaging market

15 February 2015 (Last Updated February 15th, 2015 18:30)

Packaging equipment producer Romaco has acquired Innojet Herbert Hüttlin, which will enable Romaco to provide engineering solutions for the entire chain for manufacturing and packing pharmaceutical solids.

Packaging equipment producer Romaco has acquired Innojet Herbert Hüttlin, which will enable Romaco to provide engineering solutions for the entire chain for manufacturing and packing pharmaceutical solids.

Both companies signed an agreement to this effect in December 2014.

Innojet develops, designs and delivers solutions for granulating and coating solids in the pharmaceutical, food and chemical industries on the basis of an innovative product handling concept. Its portfolio includes numerous patented systems and functional components for processing tablets, pellets and powders.

"Romaco will be able to offer integrated concepts for several key technologies such as granulation, tableting, coating and primary, secondary and final packaging in the future."

Innojet will now operate as Romaco Innojet as the wholly owned company of the Romaco Group.

With this investment, Romaco will become the only supplier of high-tech engineering solutions in the world with a product portfolio for the entire process chain for manufacturing and packing pharmaceutical solids.

Romaco will be able to offer integrated concepts for several key technologies such as granulation, tableting, coating and primary, secondary and final packaging in the future.

Innojet Herbert Hüttlin founder hc Herbert Hüttlin said: "Innojet will be able to extend its international reach enormously as a result of its integration in Romaco's worldwide network of sales partners and agents.

"As an equal entity within the Romaco organisation, Innojet will be optimally placed to leverage the full, unique potential of its technologies."