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FROMM Group

The FROMM Group develops and produces a wide variety of systems for unitising and palletising goods for transport: strapping machines and systems, pallet stretch wrapping machines, the patented Airpad pillow system, together with all necessary consumables.

Established in 1947, the Swiss family business generates a turnover in excess of 190 million Euros and employs a workforce of over 900 worldwide. Over 40 subsidiaries in Europe, North and South America, South Africa and Asia, along with a multitude of specialised sales partners throughout the world ensure professional advice, prompt customer service and maintenance.

The company pursues a policy of logical vertical integration while upholding traditional values such as proximity to customers, quality consciousness, continuity, independence and environmental awareness, which are the reasons for decades of success.

Development centre

In the FROMM development centre, a long established and experienced team of engineers constantly develops new techniques and products using the very latest 3D CAD systems. Up-to-date test procedures guarantee the high FROMM quality standards.

Production centres for machines and equipment

Production takes place round the clock in the FROMM production centres which are based in the Northern Italian town of Caprino and also in Malacky in Slovakia.

Highly qualified teams of specialists manufacture FROMM products satisfying the highest demands of quality on computer-controlled machines.

All strapping tools, fully automatic strapping machines, airpad and stretch wrap machines are tested before leaving the factory.

The company has ISO 9001 certification.

 

Production centres for polyester plastic strapping and airpad film

STARstrap plastic strappings are produced in the FROMM production centres exclusively from recycled polyester bottle material on modern state-of-the-art extrusion plant. These bands guarantee the high quality of the strapping carried out with FROMM machines and equipment.

All kinds of film types for the Airpad pillow material are produced on blown film extrusion machines. Special film types guarantee a high loading capacity of the individual pillow elements. The plants are certified in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 14000.

Polyester recycling plant

Produced in the FROMM recycling plant from used PET bottles is high grade ground material, agglomerates and regranulates for the production of PET strapping, foodstuff films, textiles and drink bottles. This enables FROMM PET products to satisfy the most rigorous ecological requirements. The plant is certified in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 14000.