German group FTH Hamburg creates FTH Mulhouse.
1984 - 1985
Bongrain takes over FTH and Le Monte-Vite.
Newtec trademark gets registered. FTH is specialised in bag palletizing and Le Monte Vite becomes NEWTEC Palletizing, a specialist for unit load palletizing systems.
ITW buys Newtec International.
MBO with 3i and IPO (palettizing divison of ITW).
Hermier buys Newtec International (Newtec FTH+Newtec Palettisation), MBO with 3i & IPO; the group becomes Newtec International Group.
Companies of the group are named to identify their activity: Newtec Bag Palletizing, Newtec case palletizing, Newtec handling systems (somefi+samovie), Newtec filling systems (mapco).
MBO with Perfectis and IPO; the group becomes Newtec Packaging.
Newtec Packaging buys FLSystems renamed Newtec Alvey, manufacturing palletising and distribution systems.
Globalisation of the NEWTEC Group.
Selling of filling, logistics and distribution activities. Strategic focus on end-of-line solutions.
Selling of the unit load activity and acquisition of Newtec Bag Palletizing by the Haver & Boecker Group.