Playmobil orders 30 presses from Sumitomo Demag


Toymaker Playmobil has padded its injection molding arsenal with 30 new machines from manufacturer Sumitomo (SHI) Demag. The order actually was made during the K show in Düsseldorf, Germany, which ended early last month.

The company behind Playmobil, geobra Brandstätter GmbH & Co. KG, actually placed the order, tasking Demag to deliver 30 of its hydraulic Systec 25-120 molding machines for the Playmobil factory in Dietenhofen, Germany. Playmobil is one of the very few toymakers in Europe that has kept its manufacturing—primarily injection molding—in Europe.
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