The E80 Group participates in drinktec 2022
Group E80 showcased some of its latest innovations at drinktec 2022 in Munich from September 12-16, adding a cutting-edge live show to its information toolkit.
E80 Group is an Italian-based multinational specializing in tailor-made intralogistics solutions for factories producing fast-moving consumer goods and distribution centers. Excelling in self-picking and truckloading solutions, more than half of E80 Group’s 2021 revenue comes from the beverage industry.
E80 Group’s live show ‘You Shape Your Drinks, We Shape Your Streams’, produced using green screen technology, showcased some of its many successful industry case studies beverages and liquid foods, as well as its new solution, EAGLE TRAYS (Tridimensional Robotic Assortment Sorting System).
These technologies are designed for the integrated and automatic management of layer and case preparation, carried out using state-of-the-art robotic solutions and automated guided vehicles (AGVs), as well as for automatic staging and loading. trucks, implemented by laser-guided vehicles (LGV). . They are all managed and coordinated by the proprietary software platform SM.I.LE80 (Smart Integrated Logistics).
“Drinktec is one of the world’s most important trade shows for the beverage industry,” said Enrico Grassi, President of E80 Group.
“We have taken part in this show for many years: it is a unique opportunity to talk to customers and prospects from all over the world. This year again, we are extremely satisfied with the results obtained thanks to remarkable teamwork and our heritage of expertise, solid skills and ideas.
“These qualities have enabled us, since the 1990s, to develop more than 350 smart factories, install more than 2,500 robotic systems, 6,500 AGVs/LGVs and, since 2016, 40 high-density integrated warehouses. With these impressive figures, we are now present worldwide, with 14 locations on five continents, and drinktec has been a great opportunity to reaffirm the global presence and projection of our Group”, he explained. .
Drinktec is the most important trade show for all players in the global beverage and liquid food industry and has brought together industry giants on the Munich (Messe München) show floors, who have shared years of expertise and of innovation with the aim of cultivating a future characterized by flexibility, efficiency, security and digital continuity.
Distributed over more than 150,000 square meters of exhibition space, drinktec is divided into different sectors, hosting stands from almost every supplier in the world, with an all-inclusive offer ranging from ingredients to process technology, and PET to logistics and packaging.
In this last category, E80 Group played a leading role in a hall dedicated to packaging, labelling, transport and storage technologies.
The previous edition of drinktec, held five years ago, welcomed 1,749 exhibitors and 76,000 visitors from all over the world, including E80 Group.
In the same five years, the E80 Group has undertaken continuous growth, growing from a turnover of 238 million euros in 2017 to 323 million euros in 2021, almost reaching the 370 million euros forecast. for 2022, half of which was generated in beverages and liquids. food industries.
In this market segment, the Group has many European and international customers, such as Evian, Nestlé, Perrier, Coca-Cola, Constellation Brands, Niagara, Danone, Parmalat (Lactalis Group), Acqua Sant’Anna, NFPC, and Abafoods among others. .