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Label Forum 2019 in Japan – K. K. IRISU (C. ILLIES & CO.) presented its partner DURST Phototechnik and OMET

One of the most important events for the label printing and packaging industry in Japan – Label Forum 2019 – has been held on 9-10 July, 2019 in Tokyo.

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Webinar for Additive Manufacturing in Japan with the participation of FORD

K.K. IRISU (C. ILLIES & Co. Ltd.) is organizing a webinar for 3D additive manufacturing together with the German 3D large printer company BigRep and FORD.

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3D Printer News from Japan: A 2 trillion Yen market for metal 3D printed parts by 2030

In February 2019, Japan’s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) announced research results on metal additive manufacturing (AM) processes and functional chemical...

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ILLIES Japan (K.K. IRISU) starts co-operation with ROBOZE, the leader in PEEK 3D printing

Last week a 3D specialist from K.K. IRISU, our affiliate company in Japan, visited the Italian headquarters of ROBOZE. The company is one of the most advanced suppliers of professional 3D printers...

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ILLIES Japan presents 3D solutions at the Design Engineering & Manufacturing Solutions Expo 2019 in Tokyo

At booth WEST4-26 ILLIES Japan hosts an exciting collection of its 3D portfolio. Stop by to learn more about how to optimize your Additive Manufacturing workflow!

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Record number of visitors at Formnext 2018 in Frankfurt

This year the leading global exhibition and conference on additive manufacturing and the next generation of intelligent industrial production (Formnext) in Frankfurt, Germany, registered a record...

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ILLIES secures honeycomb orders for structural aviation parts

In our continuous market evaluation and development, ILLIES JAPAN (K.K. IRISU) reinforced the efforts in the supply chain for raw materials used by sub-contractors in the aviation industry in Japan.

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ILLIES names new CFO

Stephan Hirschfeld appointed Chief Financial Officer of C. ILLIES & Co. HANDELSGESELLSCHAFT MBH effective June 1st, 2018.

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K.K. IRISU organizes seminar to inform and promote 3D technologies to the Japanese industry

3D printers in use in 2018 are similar to the historical impact computing machines caused, when they hit the market in the 1980s; in recent years though, there have been remarkably rapid advancements...

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K.K. IRISU opened showroom as planned to present 3D solutions and other emerging industrial technologies to customers in Japan

K.K. IRISU (C. ILLIES & CO., LTD.) oficially opened a permanent showroom in the premises of IRISU BUILDING in Tokyo. The first invited customers could enjoy the live demonstration of 3D print...

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C. Michael Illies, CEO of the ILLIES GROUP, gives interview to a Japanese newspaper

German company, C. ILLIES & Co. enlarges its business into additive manufacturing field. Since the establishment in 1859, the company changes the handling products on a consistent basis and the...

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The ILLIES GROUP grows further - C. ILLIES & Co. acquires Ferrostaal (Thailand) Co. Ltd.

The ILLIES Group is growing by a new company, which is becoming part of the group. Mr. C. Michael Illies, President of C. ILLIES & Co. GmbH & Co. KG and Dr. John Benjamin Schroeder, President of...

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