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A warm welcome to MEI, the newest member of the Pelzer Family Company

HAPPICH GmbH acquires MEI (Moldes Epila S.A.U.)

HAPPICH GmbH a leader supplier in components and systems to the industry, has recently acquired MEI (Moldes Epila S.A.U.) a company specialized in of all-in-one machinery solutions for industrial processes.

With this acquisition Happich GmbH will profit from the experience and know-how of MEI as a technology partner and will be able to offer high-end, integrated and customizable machinery solutions to both new and existing customer base.

This cooperation will also enable the HAPPICH Group to actively pursue, encourage and commit to our customers, in the development of interoperability standards to support the IoT and Industry 4.0 challenges.

The most recent addition to the Pelzer Family Company is considered to be a very important milestone and part of the group strategy to become a complete system supplier, offering complete range of services, not solely as a components supplier but instead as a Turn-Key solutions provider.

Mr. Alberto Reinhart CEO of Happich Group “Acquisitions are one way of boosting growth and this time is no different. We will definitely grow in technological know-how and we gain the capacity to offer integrated solutions to our customers.”

Mr. Antonio Bueno General Manager of MEI “ We at MEI are very grateful and excited with this new direction. To have the support of a large company like Happich, will allow us to increase the global market presence, and to contribute to the development and work done in the last years. HAPPICH will make way to new synergies, innovation and business expansion, allowing us to offer innovative and even more complete services to the Industry.”


Founded in 1924 we HAPPICH GmbH - have stood for high quality awareness, tradition, innovation and globality. A regional connection coupled with a spirit of invention and a family-run core - this combination makes us the leading supplier of products for commercial and special vehicles, a system and component supplier for mechanical and plant engineering as well as a manufacturer of products for technical sound insulation and thermal insulation for building and vehicle acoustics.

Since 2010 we are part of the Pelzer Swiss AG and a member of the Pelzer Family Company.

The focus of our work is you - our customers. To live up to your trust and expectations, to fulfil your wishes and requirements for vehicle interiors with the best sustainable technologies *- this challenge is our daily motivation.


MEI focuses its activity in the fabrication of machinery and the design of all-in-one solutions for automatization lines and industrial processes. As a technology partner, we link core process know-how with innovative engineering to deliver specialized and integrated complete solutions. Special machinery, hydraulic presses, mould carriers, ovens, foam injection units and thermoforming machines represent only a small part of the broad spectrum of products we offer to our clients.