Industrial Machine Automation (IMA S.p.A)

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IMA – Industrial Machine Automation is a multinational Italian company based in Bologna, Italy. It was established in 1961. IMA S.p.A. has been listed on the Milan Stock Exchange since 1995 and in 2001 joined the STAR segment (Prime Quality Stocks). [1]

IMA S.p.A logo

Products[edit]

It designs and manufactures automatic machines for the processing and packaging of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, tea and coffee. It specializes in tea bagging and coffee pod machines, solid dose manufacturing, sterile processing equipment, liquid filling, freeze-drying, labelling, blistering, counting, tube filling, end-of-line and cartoning machines. [2]

Manufacturing[edit]

It has local production plants in Bologna and Florence in Italy along with other manufacturing sites in Germany, Netherlands, UK, USA, India and China. More than 3,000 people are employed by IMA.[3]

Alleged Facts[edit]

  • World leader in the design and manufacture of automatic machines for the processing and packaging of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, tea and coffee.
  • Employees: more than 3,000, about 1,400 are based overseas.
  • 18 manufacturing sites in Italy, Germany, Netherlands, UK, USA, India, China.
  • Worldwide sales network covering more than 70 countries.
  • IMA S.p.A. has been listed on the Milan Stock Exchange since 1995.

History[edit]

Detailed History of IMA S.p.A

Business Divisions[edit]

IMA categorizes its business into 2 sectors:
• IMA Industries [4]

• IMA Pharma [5]

IMA Active division
IMA Life division
IMA Safe division

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