Heidelberger Druckmaschinen sold IDAB WAMAC

We advised Heidelberger

HSCie Customer

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, Heidelberg, Germany
Heidelberger, member of MDAX with revenues in excess of € 3,5 billion one of Germany´s largest machinery companies, owns a share of over 40 percent in the worldmarket of sheetfed offset presses and is the world´s leading solution provider for the print media industry. Heidelberger product scope covers the whole value-added and process chain of all commonly used sheetfed formats.

Companies involved

Schur International a/s, Horsens, Denmark
Schur International a/s produces advanced mailroom, distribution and palletiser solutions to the newspaper and commercial printing industry worldwide besides being a major producer of packaging and packaging machines.


IDAB WAMAC, located in the Swedish city of Eksjö, produces custom-designed mailroom systems for the newspaper printing industry.
In summer 2008 Heidelberger announced a comprehensive package of measures designed to improve its cost situation and to optimize its business organization. The sale of IDAB WAMAC has been effected in line with this program.


Hübner Schlösser & Cie advised the seller during the entire process, i.e. identified potential interested parties, prepared the Investment Memorandum and Management Presentation, organized the due diligence process, and led the negotiations.

Year: 2008
Transaction value: Not published
Industry: Engineering and plant construction
Business field: Mergers & Acquisitions

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