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Processing and packaging for a better life

Processing and packaging for a better life – this is what 5,800 Syntegon employees work for every day. Be it with individual machines, automated packaging systems, or services, we help our customers in the global pharmaceutical and food industries to improve people's lives with our more than 160 years of experience.

In pharmaceutical packaging and processing, our intelligent technologies enable the safe and high-quality production, processing, filling, inspection, and packaging of liquid and solid pharmaceuticals. In the area of food packaging and food processing technology, we offer innovative and reliable solutions for various products like bars, cookies, confectionery, fresh and frozen foods, as well as dairy products.

We focus on our impact on environment and society in everything we do. Syntegon is a leader in the development of sustainable packaging solutions, reduces the energy consumption of its machines and pursues ambitious goals to lower its emissions.

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Key facts

Syntegon generated sales of 1.4 billion euros in 2021 in the food and pharma industries in equal parts

Syntegon generated sales of 1.4 billion euros in 2021 in the food and pharma industries in equal parts


Syntegon employs around 5,800 people at more than 30 locations in almost 20 countries worldwide. Among them 1,100 service experts.


Syntegon's headquarters are in Waiblingen (Germany). The largest location of the Syntegon Group is Crailsheim (Germany).


Syntegon has received the German Packaging Prize from the German Packaging Institute several times recently for its developments in the field of sustainability.


Every second Covid-19 vaccine production site in the world has process and packaging technology from Syntegon.

Our customer promise

Our machines and services stand for reliability.

We always deliver the quality you require and enable decades of operation without unplanned downtime. Our machines are flexible in terms of formats, pack styles, and processes. We always focus on your goals: high efficiency, quality, and delivery performance.


Our values


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Research and Development

The Syntegon Group comprises a worldwide network of centers of excellence and production sites. 1,400 R&D specialists work on developing new technologies every day.


Syntegon is committed to the principles of the UN Global Compact, takes into account the social as well as environmental dimensions of its business and is committed to the community.

Governance, management & quality

At Syntegon, the executive board and all employees stand for high ethical standards, a clear commitment to compliance, and the highest quality standards.

Our History

Syntegon was founded in 1969 as Robert Bosch Apparatebau GmbH. In 2020, we left the Bosch Group and have since been known as Syntegon. Our experience goes back more than 160 years, as proven by the foundation of Geiger & Hesser in 1861, which has been part of our company since the 1970s.


Geiger & Hesser is established. The company is known as the cradle of German packaging machine engineering. It has been part of Syntegon since 1977.


Robert Bosch Apparatebau GmbH isestablished, later to be renamed Bosch Packaging Technology.


Bosch Packaging Technology becomes Syntegon.




村田 紀子