Alpma acquires majority stake in Sulbana
Alpma has announced it has acquired a majority stake in the mozzarella and semi-hard-cheese equipment producer Sulbana.
In the market segment of Pasta-Filata-cheeses as well as typical Semi-Hard-cheeses both companies will combine their experience of many decades and offer a broad and technologically advanced product range within the industry under the brand name Alpma-Sulbana.
Following successful development of both companies during recent years, this merger offers the opportunity to support dairies all over the world in a large variety of cheeses. The focus will be the entire supply chain, from technological consulting, designing and building equipment all the way to service and automated data management.
Thorsten Kehl, CEO Sulbana-group said: “The opportunity to lead Sulbana into an even more successful future and support our customers as part of the Alpma organisation presents a sustainable path for further development”.
The transaction will happen in January 2019 and is subject to regulatory approval.