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Leuze Experience Days SPS Special: Connect to Focus
September 28, 2022 | It’s time again from November 8–10: Leuze is exhibiting at sps in Nuremberg. But the Sensor People are not only present on site. They are also offering their customers individual tours of their virtual Leuze showroom as well as digital breakfast webinars as part of the trade fair.
New Leuze plant in Malaysia begins operation
August 5, 2022 | After a construction time of just 16 months, Leuze has opened its new production site in Malacca (Malaysia). With immediate effect, Leuze sensors will be produced there for the international market. Leuze's Asian customers are primarily supplied from Malaysia.
Quick to integrate and install
May 7, 2022 | Leuze is expanding its safety product range with the ELC 100 safety light curtains: When guarding points of operation, these robust devices focus on the key features.
Under the white light
May 6, 2022 | The new Leuze contrast sensors of the KRT18B series work with white light and are optimized to detect markings on glossy films.
Bringing light to darkness
May 6, 2022 | It transilluminates even metallized and dark films: The new LS25CI throughbeam photoelectric sensor from Leuze is very powerful and flexible in use and thus meets the stringent requirements of the packaging industry.
Thinking industrial automation forward!
April 8, 2022 | This is the slogan for the next round of the Leuze Experience Days 2022. They will take place in the form of breakfast webinars and virtual tours through Leuze’s showroom. The Sensor People will also present their latest achievements in innovation and technology on site at LogiMAT in Stuttgart and at HMI in Hanover.
Everything in view
April 7, 2022 | The new 36 sensor series from Leuze detects objects even at large operating ranges. Manufacturers and operators of highly automated systems benefit from the cost-optimized design of these sensors.
IO-Link via Modular Principle
March 11, 2022 | The new IO-Link function modules from Leuze simplify the integration of device data into PLC programs. This saves the users time and enables error-free installation.
Detect every small part
March 8, 2022 | The new fork sensors of the GS 04B and GS 08B series from Leuze detect even the smallest objects with absolute reliability. They are ideal for reliable detection in high-speed applications.
Measuring and switching multi-talent
February 07, 2022 |The innovative ODT 3C sensor from Leuze can handle both measuring and switching tasks. The new 2-in-1 solution is thus suitable for a wide range of automated industrial applications.
Leuze’s largest international sales organization is celebrating its 15th anniversary
November 19, 2021 | Leuze electronic Trading (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd. was founded in 2006. Since then, the company has grown into Leuze’s largest sales organization worldwide.
Today, the company employs 120 Sensor People.
Hidden champion Leuze listed in world market leader index again
November 15, 2021 | In 2022, Leuze can continue to dub itself a world market leader in the field of optical sensors. That is the result of the current ranking of the best companies according to an annual study carried out by the University of St. Gallen.
Safe with only one sensor
November, 05, 2021 | Leuze is launching the world’s first safety bar code positioning system: With the FBPS 600i, only one device is needed for safe position detection.
Leuze Experience Days SPS Special: Let’s Get Together!
November 01, 2021 | The SPS will once again take place live in Nuremberg from November 23–25. And Leuze will be there as an exhibitor. But that’s not all: Starting one week prior to SPS, Leuze will be offering customers digital breakfast webinars on current automation topics. Leuze customers also have the opportunity to take a virtual tour of the Leuze showroom. Wherever, however: Let’s get together – for the innovations of the future.
Quick-action integration via IO-Link
August 17, 2021 | New MD7 system from Leuze makes automation easier: IO-Link master, hubs and sensors enable high-performance systems to be implemented in the smart factory.
The sensor expert Leuze is growing
June 17, 2021 | Despite the coronavirus pandemic and the decline in plant and mechanical engineering, 2020 was a successful business year for Leuze. But it doesn't stop there: So far in 2021, the company has experienced a real boom, has secured the largest number of orders worldwide in its entire history and is looking to the future with confidence.
Leuze to be present at FACHPACK 2021 live
June 17, 2021 | FACHPACK, the European trade show for packaging, technology and processes, will take place in Nuremberg from September 28 to 30. It is to be held as a face to face event again for the first time since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. As a sensor expert in the packaging industry, Leuze will also be present and will be showcasing its innovations and highlights for packaging applications as a member of Germany's Packaging Valley Association.
Leuze to vaccinate Sensor People against COVID-19
June 15, 2021 | Leuze is offering vaccinations to its employees. The vaccinations will be given at the Leuze sites in Owen/Teck and Unterstadion in cooperation with the Malteser Aid Organization from the Neckar-Alb region.
Sales company Leuze Belgium turns 30
June 07, 2021 | Leuze electronic nv/sa Belgium opened its doors for business on June 13, 1991 in Machelen, Belgium. This makes it one of the oldest Leuze distribution offices of the Leuze electronic Group in an European country other than Germany.
Reliable detection of multipacks
June 07, 2021 | The new dynamic reference diffuse sensor DRT25C.R from Leuze detects various foil-wrapped bottle and can containers fault-free. It uses the conveyor as a reference. Due to detection that does not rely on objects, no adjustments are required even when changing products.
Leuze Experience Days in June: “Realizing the future of intralogistics”
June 07, 2021 | Leuze is holding another virtual event on June 29 and 30: This time around, the Leuze Experience Days will focus on intralogistics. On the Leuze platform and through webinars, the Sensor People will demonstrate innovations and highlights to their customers specifically for conveyor and storage system applications.
40th anniversary of Leuze electronic AG Switzerland
April 19, 2021 | Leuze electronic AG Switzerland, which launched on May 13, 1981 in Brüttisellen, Switzerland, was the first foreign subsidiary of the Leuze electronic Group. This was an important milestone and step towards the internationalization of the company founded in 1963 in Owen/Teck, southern Germany.
Leuze Experience Days in April: "Moving packaging forward"
April 09, 2021 | From April 27–29, Leuze is once again inviting customers to its virtual "Leuze Experience Days." This time the focus is on issues related to the packaging industry: on the company’s new platform and through webinars, Leuze will be demonstrating innovations and highlights concerning packaging applications to its customers.
Sensor system ready for operation directly at the conveyor line
March 22, 2021 | Leuze developed an innovative special mounting bracket for sensors of the 25C series which are used for pallet detection. System operating companies receive a complete system ready to operate since the system manufacturer already mounts the mounting brackets in the factory. This saves the operating company time and expenses during commissioning of conveyor lines.
More safety in harsh environments
February 10, 2021 | With the LBK radar system, Leuze expands its safety offerings for its customers: The 3D safety system reliably monitors danger zones – even with sparks, dirt and dust.
Guided container and tray identification made easy
January 26, 2021 | Leuze is introducing the latest addition to the BCL series with the new stationary bar code reader BCL 200i. It supports guided container and tray identification and is especially suited to tight installation spaces on the conveyor line.
New Leuze plant construction in Malaysia
January 21, 2021 | To meet the enormous demand in the Asian markets, Leuze is currently constructing a new plant in Malacca, Malaysia. It is scheduled for completion in the first quarter of 2022.
Leuze and SCHMACHTL celebrate 50-year partnership
January 12, 2021 | In 2021, Leuze and longstanding partner and distributor SCHMACHTL from Linz, Austria, can look back on 50 years of success together.
Leuze remains world market leader in the field of optical sensors
November 10, 2020 | Again in 2021, Leuze has been listed as a growth champion on the 2021 World Market Leader Index of the Henri B. Meier School for Entrepreneurs of the University of St. Gallen and the Academy of German World Market Leaders (ADWM).
"Ready for tomorrow" – Leuze invites you to its first "Leuze Experience Days"
November 6, 2020 | In addition to participating at the "sps connect," Leuze has developed a virtual format for its new Leuze Experience platform for its customers with its first "Leuze Experience Days" under the motto "Ready for tomorrow." The "Leuze Experience Days" will take place from November 17 to 19. On the new platform, Leuze presents to its customers innovations and highlights in the area of technologies and products, such as its new DRT 25C reference diffuse sensor and the new GSX 14E combined fork sensor.
Leuze is one of the fastest growing medium-sized companies in Germany
November 6, 2020 | In the current Handelsblatt ranking "Deutschlands wachstumsstärkste Mittelständler 2020" (Germany's fastest-growing medium-sized companies), Leuze was once again rated a TOP 100 company.
Two in one: Leuze presents the GSX, the world's first combined fork sensor
October 2, 2020 | With the new GSX combined fork sensor, Leuze is once again presenting a worldwide innovation. With the new GSX combined fork sensor, Leuze is once again presenting a worldwide innovation. The device combines the advantages of light and ultrasonic sensors. The new GSX rounds of Leuze's range of fork sensors. The device is especially suitable for labeling machines used in the packaging industry.
Cybulski is new Leuze Managing Director in Poland
September 4, 2020 | Since August, Leuze has been selling its sensor solutions on the Polish market via its newly founded subsidiary in Katowice. It is run by Tadeusz Cybulski.
Leuze calls on policy makers to issue a "green line" for commissioning engineers
August 11, 2020 | At the very top of Leuze's list of priorities during the coronavirus pandemic are creativity and innovative strength: Leuze is pro-actively, consistently, and assertively calling for a "green line" for the recovery of the economy.
Gambiny is new Leuze Managing Director in France
August 7, 2020 | As of July 2020, Frédéric Gambiny leads the Leuze subsidiary in Francilienne, France, as managing director.
Leuze founds own subsidiary in Poland
August 7, 2020 | Leuze is now selling its sensor solutions in Poland through its own sales and service company Leuze electronic Polska sp.z o.o. in Katowice, southern Poland.
Leuze to increasingly rely on online training
July 29, 2020 | Leuze has been offering online training for customers long before Covid-19. But in the future, the Sensor People will be relying even more on digital formats, starting in July on the topic of machine safety. Further topics will follow in autumn.
Leuze’s new international distribution center goes live after just one year of construction
June 24, 2020 | The ground-breaking ceremony for the new international distribution center near the Leuze headquarters took place only 12 months ago. The construction was completed on schedule one year later, and the center will start operations at the end of July. From that date forward, Leuze subsidiaries as well as national and international customers will be supplied from Unterlenningen.
Leuze is focused on "yellow"
June 19, 2020 | In the field of automation technology, the color yellow stands for safety at work. The safety expert Leuze, as a developer and provider of safety sensors, safety solutions and safety services for the entire life cycle of a machine, is now further increasing focus of the company’s safety competence in its business activities with a dedicated division. Leuze emphasizes this in the public image with the motto, "Safety at Leuze."
Leuze in the fast lane with "alternating quarantine"
May 29, 2020 | While uncertainty still looms over the political and economic environment, innovation leader Leuze is demonstrating creativity and is taking the role of a forerunner through the use of "alternating quarantines." Result: the numbers are on track in spite of the pandemic. Kurzarbeit (short-time work) is not currently an issue.
Specialized in packaging machines for confectionery and baked goods: The new DRT 25C from Leuze
May 8, 2020 | While uncertainty still looms over the political and economic environment, innovation leader Leuze is demonstrating creativity and is taking the role of a forerunner through the use of "alternating quarantines." Result: the numbers are on track in spite of the pandemic. Kurzarbeit (short-time work) is not currently an issue.
Sergio Resendiz named new Vice President Americas at Leuze
April 3, 2020 | Leuze welcomes Sergio Resendiz to the Sensor People. He will assume the function of Vice President Americas effective immediately.
Leuze to present itself as forerunner at Hanover fair
February 14, 2020 | Leuze will be presenting itself as a forerunner for its customers at Hanover Fair from 20–24 April. Yesterday. Today. Tomorrow. That is the vision of the Sensor People from Leuze. The main topics at the company’s trade fair appearance in Hall 9, Booth F68 are Safety and Smart factory.
Leuze and iTRACE announce blockchain integration of 2DMI® with the DCR 200i camera-based code reader
February 2, 2020 | iTRACE Technologies, Inc. – a leading technology company in the area of brand protection solutions – and Leuze – a leading optical sensor manufacturer – announce the integration of iTRACE 2DMI® and the Leuze DCR 200i camera-based code reader for blockchain registration and authentication.
Positive progress report for Leuze’s construction project
January 23, 2020 | Almost seven months after the groundbreaking ceremony for the new distribution center in Unterlenningen, Leuze offers an optimistic progress report: the construction is on schedule and expected. To be completed in mid-2020.
Leuze electronic supports "HighTeck" makers with Christmas donation
December 20, 2019 | This year's Christmas donation from Leuze electronic goes to the "TeckLab" in Kirchheim/Teck. The non-profit organization gives children and youth opportunity to work with modern tools. Having fun with technology and tinkering and experimenting together are first and foremost.
Intralogistics expert Leuze electronic at LogiMAT 2020
December 13, 2019 | As an expert in conveyor and storage systems, Leuze electronic presents efficient sensor solutions for optimizing intralogistics and material flow processes at LogiMAT 2020, the 18th international trade fair for intralogistics solutions and process management, from March 10-12 in Stuttgart.
Leuze electronic gave trade show visitors opportunity to experience sensor systems up close
November 29, 2019 | From November 26 to 28 at smart production solutions (SPS), Leuze electronic demonstrated its technological competence in the areas of safety at work, smart factory and intralogistics and let trade show visitors experience sensor systems up close using live demos.
Leuze electronic is the world market leader champion 2020
November 8, 2019 | Leuze electronic has been listed in the world market leader index since 2016 and will continue to be ranked world market leader champion in 2020. This makes Leuze electronic one of the 14 world market leaders in the Esslingen district in southern Germany.
Leuze electronic expands its presence in Africa
October 12, 2019 | Leuze electronic begins collaboration on the African continent with the distributor TEPM. The company has locations in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Experiencing sensor systems first-hand
October 4, 2019 | At smart production solutions (SPS) 2019 from November 26-28, Leuze electronic is positioning itself as a solution provider in the field of safety at work with technological expertise for smart factories and intralogistics.