In order to offer a more extensive solution portfolio to customers worldwide, Weber Food Technology has entered into a strategic partnership with DERO GROEP. In addition to technical solutions, this collaboration combines the extensive experience and expertise of both companies for the benefit of customers in the food industry.
DERO GROEP, a Dutch company specialised in diverse competence areas, including robotics, cheese processing systems, convenience solutions, and end-of-line machinery. The company has earned an excellent reputation, particularly in the field of automated cheese processing, providing both standalone solutions and integrated systems for production facilities. This expertise seamlessly complements the offerings of Weber, a complete solution provider known for innovation and quality in food processing.
Said Jörg Schmeiser, Chief Business Development & Innovation Officer, Weber: “Our customers will significantly benefit from this collaboration, as we will be able to offer them even more comprehensive solutions for the processing and packaging of their products in the future. As part of this partnership, DERO GROEP and Weber will jointly develop OEM products for the handling, defoliation, and dividing of cheese for Weber,”
The success of this partnership is evidenced by numerous successful customer projects that Weber and DERO GROEP have previously undertaken. The shared drive to consistently find the best solutions for customers is a motivating force that unites both family-owned companies and will contribute to the global food processing industry in the future.
Added Richard Bouma, Managing Director, DERO Joure: “In a world where resources are becoming scarcer each day, joining forces makes sense not only for the mutual benefit of our companies but, more importantly, for our customers. This collaboration signifies a commitment to providing enhanced value and innovative solutions to meet the evolving needs of our shared clients.” For more visit weberweb.com
Photo from left: Martin Oswald (Product Manager, Weber), Joop Bouman (Sales Account Manager, DERO GROEP), Jörg Schmeiser (CBDO, Weber), Richard Bouma (Managing Director, DERO Joure), Kai Briel (Director of Technology, Weber Inc.), Jurjen Bakker (Business Unit Manager Service, DERO GROEP)