KraussMaffei responds to demand for digital services

German injection moulding machinery supplier KraussMaffei has established a Digital Service Solutions business unit in response to customer demand for such services.

Said chief executive Dr Frank Stieler: “In collaboration with our customers we are deepening our existing offerings such as in predictive maintenance and are establishing new offerings around platform-based analytics.


“We are creating innovative solutions that simplify and individualise the use of KraussMaffei machines and make it possible to control these from anywhere in the world.”

The company believes that in the future customers from all segments will be able to benefit from digital services in areas including data analytics, platform-based machine controlling, connectivity and new plug-and-play features.

Nadine Despineux, who has been part of head of sales for over two years, will take on the role of managing director of the new business unit from next month, while also gaining a seat in the executive committee of the KraussMaffei Group.