Davis-Standard acquires Extrusion Technology Group

Acquisition to drive innovation, enhance operational efficiency and meet the evolving needs of the global extrusion and converting market.

Davis-Standard, an extrusion and converting technology specialist, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Extrusion Technology Group (ETG), including three brands: battenfeld-cincinnati, exelliq, and Simplas.

These additions officially join the Davis-Standard family, marking a significant milestone in the company’s strategic expansion.

The acquisition further strengthens Davis-Standard’s position, combining its expertise with the innovative technologies and market presence of battenfeld-cincinnati, exelliq, and Simplas.

‘We are thrilled to officially welcome battenfeld-cincinnati, exelliq, and Simplas to the Davis-Standard family,’ said Giovanni Spitale, CEO of Davis-Standard. ‘This strategic acquisition reinforces our dedication to providing cutting-edge solutions and comprehensive support to our customers across various industries.

‘Together, we are well-positioned to drive innovation, enhance operational efficiency, and meet the evolving needs of the global extrusion and converting market.’

Former ETG CEO and now president of ETG and member of Davis Standard executive leadership team Gerold Schley, added: ‘We are delighted to embark on this new chapter as part of the Davis-Standard family of brands. The synergies between ETG and Davis-Standard present exciting opportunities for collaboration, innovation, and growth. We see numerous synergies that will allow us to integrate seamlessly, ensuring a smooth transition for customers of all brands.’

Integrating these brands into the Davis-Standard portfolio brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and advanced technologies.

Customers can expect an expanded product offering, increased service capabilities, and a broader geographical presence to serve their unique requirements better.