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Johnny DoodleMarc van Moorsel from BÜHNEN and Junior Boerhave from “The Chocolate Factory” greet each like friends. It’s pretty obvious the two men get on very well together. The trade magazine “Pakkracht” had the chance to see the adhesive application system in action.

Marc van Moorsel and Junior Boerhave have a very good relationship, which is no surprise to either party: The adhesive specialist from BÜHNEN is well-known for his comprehensive advice and excellent customer service. The latter exactly underlines this customer relationship and is what has convinced the Dutch chocolate manufacturer to use the line motion control system from BÜHNEN.

Jan-Hendrik Hunke1 January 2020, our Managing Director, Jan Hunke became a member of the group of shareholders.

We are pleased to have taken a further step towards securing the sustainable success of Bühnen with Mr Hunke as the new co-partner and we share the management’s view that the company will continue to have excellent prospects for the future,” said Constanze Wriedt, representative of the group of shareholders.

“I also find it an extremely welcome development that, with Jan Hunke joining as a partner, the entire management has now joined the group of shareholders. This clearly expresses the will of the management to permanently secure and further expand the success of Bühnen,” to quote Bert Gausepohl, also a co-partner in BÜHNEN GmbH & Co. KG.

Jan Hunke started his professional career at Bühnen on 1 April 2018 as Managing Director and has since focused on the areas of sales and marketing. In these areas, he previously held various management positions in multinational companies.

“I am delighted with the change in the  shareholder structure, because I am firmly convinced that with all its committed and motivated employees, Bühnen still has great development potential – not only in traditional markets.  Our plans, coupled with our corporate visions, show the way into the future that we will successfully take,” says new co-partner Jan Hunke

Display Star 2020

As a Silver Sponsor, BÜHNEN will accompany the award ceremony of the display SUPERSTAR 2019 on January 8, 2020.  This award ranks as the Oscar of the industry.

The display SUPERSTARS have a 25-year tradition and enjoy a good reputation in the advertising and marketing industry. Regardless of whether digital or analogue POS campaigns, the display Superstar Award covers the entire spectrum of POS marketing in various categories.

 

Fehlersuche im Klebstoff-LaborThe boom in online trade continues unabated. Connected to the shopping experience is the shipment of the ordered goods. Particularly in the shipping of textiles, foil bags are an alternative to cardboard boxes. All bags are fitted with one or more practical self-adhesive strips.

Thousands of bags had been securely closed during our history.   But all of a sudden, unexplainable faulty closures occurred; A case for Amelie “Watson” Greif and Andreas “Sherlock” Ditze.

With the advent of the Metallocene-catalysed PolyOlefin hot-melt adhesives (MPO), e.g. BÜHNEN avenia, in the 2000s, the conventional EVA-based hot-melt adhesives were considered outdated. Their rapid disappearance from the packaging market was predicted.

Around 15 years later, EVA adhesives are still on the market and have a firm place next to the MPO-based hot-melt adhesives in the bonding of packaging.

How did these adhesives come about and what are the comparative advantages?