In 2018 Geberit posted consolidated sales of CHF 3,081 million (+5.9%), 5.7% growth in EBITDA and net income of CHF 626 million (+3.7%). It has also performed strongly in the first quarter of 2019.
The new kiln has been in operation in the Kohler factory in Brazil for about 16 months, where it has reduced levels of consumption by around 20-25%.
The German group posted revenue of 853.1 million euros (+2%) and 7.6% growth in EBIT. The Bathroom and Wellness division performed strongly while the Tableware division saw a decline.
Ege has boosted the production of medium- and high-end WCs with the start-up of 4 new Sacmi casting cells, each equipped with 2 AVMs and robot assisted.
The new casting machine for large-scale production of quality sanitaryware has been successfully tested and started up.
The Spanish firm successfully exhibited its latest exclusive design collections at the show.
Present at the show with its Ceramics and Heavy Clay divisions, the Vicenza-based company attracted large numbers of international visitors to its stand.
Twice the floor space and a larger equipment pool for the Sacmi Imola Sanitaryware laboratory, which customers can visit during a special Open Day on September 24th.
The Italian ceramic sanitaryware production grew last year by 4.5% to 4.3 million pieces, with total turnover up 6% and exports up 7,5%. Read the interview to Augusto Ciarrocchi, chairman of Ceramica Flaminia.
The well-known Italian sanitaryware manufacturer has just completed its plant automation project.
The book on Sacmi sanitaryware manufacturing technology now published in Turkish. 1,000 copies were donated to Turkish Sersa Association.
Since its market launch in 2013, feedback from the field confirm maintenance and spare parts savings of over 90%.