Press release, April 26, 2016
2020 STRATEGY: LMT GROUP TAKES DECISIVE STEPS
Corporate group achieves a new sales record with around 380 million euro in 2015. Continued strong growth planned until 2020 by means of focus and investments of 120 million euro. Fette Compacting Engineering Division taps new business areas. The LMT Tools Division is bundling its forces and setting up Competence Centers in core markets.
Press release, April 26, 2016
INTERPHEX 2016: FETTE COMPACTING STIVES TOWARD GROWTH WITH NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR CAPSULE FILLING MACHINES
New York/Schwarzenbek, April 26, 2016 – Fette Compacting, a member of the LMT Group, will be celebrating a world premiere at the Interphex in New York. The German manufacturer of special machinery will be presenting its first capsule filling machine in the form of the FEC40.
Press release, 26 April 2016
INTERPHEX 2016: FETTE COMPACTING FEC40 - NEXT GENERATION CAPSULE FILLING TECHNOLOGY
In the form of the FEC40, Fette Compacting is presenting its first capsule filling machine. With an output volume of up to 400,000 capsules per hour, it sets new standards in the area of capsule filling – twice as many compared to other plants established on the market. Thanks to the compact design displayed by the FEC40, spatial requirements remain unchanged, thereby reducing production costs per 1,000 capsules by up to 30 percent. This performance is made possible by the patented Duplex Concept offered by Fette Compacting, whereby the machine features a dual capsule filling process.
PHARMAMARKT 2020: UPSWING TURN FOR GLOBAL PRODUCTION
According to current studies, pharmaceutical producers can look forward to growing demand in the years to come. Growth means that more people receive access to medical care on the one hand while special medication for rare diseases gains in importance on the other. This increases international requirements on flexibility and quality in production.
Machine technology is obliged to offer the right solutions for each product and each requirement – increasingly in accordance with uniform global standards. In an interview, Rainer Krugmann, Global Director Sales at Fette Compacting, provides an outlook as to what trends Fette Compacting can anticipate in the production of solid formulations.
FAST, INDIVIDUAL, DIGITAL: WHAT CUSTOMERS EXPECT OF GLOBAL SUPPORT
Trade fairs such as the Interphex 2016 are more than mere platforms for presenting new machinery. They also offer the opportunity to exchange information with regard to current requirements on technical support and consulting. In New York City, Fette Compacting will be availing of the opportunity to interact with American and international pharmaceutical customers in order to find out what they expect of a machine manufacturer: from individual service through around-the-clock availability to secure digital networking. Insights into this issue are provided by Lars Plüschau, Director Global Customer Support.
CONTINUOUS MANUFACTURING: MONTHS BECOME HOURS
Product approval in real time? Producers of pharmaceuticals and machine manufacturers worldwide are working on this vision. Thanks to Continuous Manufacturing (CM), delays attributable to separate production processes, complex conversions and long offline analyses could soon be a thing of the past. Pilot plants are already available but it’s still early days for technology in the area of commercial pharmaceutical production. In an interview, Dr. Martin Schöler from Fette Compacting outlines the discoveries made by these pilot projects and how the CM vision is to become a reality.
A PRODUCT WITHIN A PRODUCT: CROSS-CONTAMINATION AS A CHALLENGE FOR TABLETING
Pharmaceutical production increasingly involves the use of highly-active ingredients. This is also accompanied by increased demands on containment. Cross-contamination in particular becomes a risk for patient safety and product quality. But what requirements actually apply here and what technologies offer effective protection during tableting?
Press release, December 09th, 2015
FETTE COMPACTING - A HIDDEN CHAMPION IN THE "BRAND" CATEGORY
n-tv, the news channel, awarded Fette Compacting GmbH on 19 November 2015 at the Palmengarten in Frankfurt. The jury selected the world market leader in tableting technology as one of three outstanding medium-sized companies in the "Brand" category. The reason: Fette Compacting has successfully marketed its product around the world in the B2B sector.
Press release - 15 June 2015
ACHEMA 2015: SIMPLE AND SAFE TOOL HANDLING WITH FETTE COMPACTING'S NEW TRI.EASY CASE SYSTEM
At ACHEMA 2015, Fette Compacting is introducing the first all-in-one solution covering all steps of the tool handling process. The patent-pending TRI.EASY Case System consists of three different case types for punches, dies and segments.