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10/11/2017

Taicang Plant Starts Operations

The official start-up of our new production facility for the Asian market at the end of September was record-breaking in all respects. Torrential rainfall in the days leading up to the debut of the raumplus Taicang Plant meant that the flights of some of the 60 trading partners invited to attend the event were cancelled. They, however, reacted with the composure that is said to be typical of Asians, traveling overland for many hours to get to the official start-up of our 6,000-square meter facility. In addition to the increase in size, our new location also has state-of-the-art manufacturing technology; more workspaces; and optimized production processes. The opening speech of Carsten Bergmann and Isabel Zhang was followed by the official inauguration of the new raumplus Taicang Plant in the form of a ribbon-cutting ceremony accompanied by champagne and fireworks. The visiting dealers also toured the plant and participated in a comprehensive training program at the near-by Sheraton Hotel. Our strategic and marketing measures generated a lot of interest, as did our rp Designer computer-assisted planning program. We are pleased that original raumplus systems have such a good reputation in China and that we will now be able to meet the corresponding demand thanks to the additional capacity provided by the Taicang Plant. We wish our local team much success in their new ‘home’!

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