Lenze Announces Record Global Sales for FY2015
Innovative motion centric solutions and strategic investments provide stimulus for growth
UXBRIDGE, MA – Lenze, a global manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technology, recently reported record sales and increased profitability for fiscal year ending April 30, 2015. Headquartered in Hamelin, Germany, Lenze SE global sales revenue increased four percent to achieve a record high of $719.9 million USD.
“We are committed to a business model built on agility and flexibility even during a challenging market environment. Annual sales of innovative Lenze automation solutions outpaced the global economy and projections remain positive,” states Chuck Edwards, president, Lenze Americas.
Lenze is represented in 60 countries and on every continent by sales companies, development and production plants, and logistics centers. Investments in globalization are yielding real-world examples of motion control success for valued Lenze customers. Lenze plans to continue investing in growth markets, while expanding its expertise in strategic locations to remain on the forefront of motion centric automation.
Intelligent solutions from Lenze support self-optimizing machines. The company’s innovative product portfolio fulfills the latest machine requirements, with modern concepts to make machine development and human machine interface easier. Open standards and interfaces ensure streamlined networking and communication. Standardized modular software provides more flexibility, modularity and speed. Lenze intelligent drives adapt to a variety of machine tasks for easier programming and operation.
The Lenze i500 inverter series—a new generation of frequency inverters—is poised to set new market standards for modularity, user-friendly handling and robustness. By combining the i500 with Lenze gearboxes and motors, Lenze can offer drive packages that boast the highest levels of productivity, reliability, and ease of implementation in the industry. With its intelligent solutions in machine automation, Lenze enables customers to focus on their core competencies. This gives them a crucial advantage in intensively competitive international markets.
“At the heart of all manufacturing across the globe is the desire to produce goods faster, with more flexibility and efficiency. Lenze has been working for decades to help achieve these industry goals by delivering tailor-made solutions for machine-builders equipping modern factories,” adds Edwards. “Lenze automates over 1,000 different types of machines a year. By continually expanding our portfolio, most recently with the new i500 inverter series, we give customers the opportunity to achieve measurable increases in productivity and efficiency.”
About Lenze Americas
Lenze is a global manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, motion control and automation technology. As a global specialist in Motion Centric Automation, we offer our customers products, drive solutions, complete automation systems, engineering services and tools from a single source. We are a leading provider of automation solutions to the packaging industry, and our other focus industries include automotive, material handling and logistics, robotics, and commercial pumps/fans. With a global network of engineers, sales representatives, and manufacturing facilities, Lenze is well-positioned to meet the motion control needs of customers worldwide. Lenze Americas, the American subsidiary of Lenze SE of Germany, is headquartered in Uxbridge, Massachusetts, with an assembly and logistics center in Glendale Heights, Illinois. Corporate global headquarters are in Hamelin, Germany.
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