Our Business

We partner with our customers to deliver solutions that meet every process step.

Shape what matters for tomorrowTM – Guided by our Purpose, Coperion develops innovative solutions and products for various challenges in the plastics, plastics recycling, chemical, battery, food, pharmaceutical and mineral industries.

Coperion is a global industrial and technological company in the areas of compounding and extrusion systems, sorting, shredding and washing equipment, including conveying, mixing and feeding technology.  In our three Divisions, Polymer, Food, Health & Nutrition as well as Aftermarket Sales & Service, Coperion employs 5,000 people at 50 locations worldwide striving to create the future of tomorrow.

Shape what matters for tomorrow.

140 Years of experience in process technology
12 industry-leading brands belong to the Coperion Group
7 Test Centers worldwide for verifying tomorrow’s ideas today


Everyday, our teams of experts create individual, high-quality process technologies — optimized for the best end products, highest efficiency, and sustainability. From individual components to complete systems and plants, we provide our customers with the solution they need for their processes. We create today what counts for tomorrow.

Our Divisions


Our Products

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Our brands

  • Bakon

    Bakon is a Dutch global operating company, expert in stand-alone and in-line solutions for the pastry industry.


    Bakon designs and manufactures depositing, ultrasonic cutting and spraying solutions for the confectionery, retail, and traditional bakery industries.


    Find out more: www.bakon.com

  • Coperion

    Coperion is a global industrial and technological company in the areas of compounding and extrusion machinery, sorting, shredding and washing equipment, feeding systems, bulk material handling and services.


    Coperion develops, produces, and services plants, machinery, and components for the plastics and plastics recycling industry as well as for the chemical, food, pharmaceutical, and minerals industries.

  • Coperion K-Tron

    Coperion K-Tron is a global leader in process feeding and conveying equipment and designs highly accurate feeding and pneumatic conveying components as well as complete material handling systems.


    The company serves many industries: From plastics to chemicals, recycling and batteries as well as food, pet food and pharmaceutical industry.


    Find out more: About Coperion K-Tron


    Diosna is one of the world's leading manufacturers of the most modern pre-dough, dough and kneading systems for the production of baked goods as well as an expert in granulation and mixing technology.


    The company serves the bakery, food, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and fine chemicals industries.


    Find out more: www.diosna.com



  • Gabler Engineering

    Gabler Engineering offers machines and systems for the development, construction and manufacture of complex, tailor-made processing systems for the confectionery, food and pharma industries.


    Find out more: www.gablermade.com

  • Herbold Meckesheim

    Herbold Meckesheim is an expert in plastics recycling.


    The company specializes in the shredding, pulverizing and compacting (agglomeration) of clean production waste and in the recycling of used, mixed and contaminated waste by means of washing, separating and drying and serves the plastics industry.


    Find out more: www.herbold.com

  • Peerless Food Equipment

    Peerless is an expert for dough & cream mixers, sandwiching equipment, creams & batters equipment and serves the bakery industry.


    Find out more: https://peerlessfood.com

  • Schenck Process Food and Americas Performance Materials Business

    As of September 1, 2023, Schenck Process Food and Performance Materials (FPM) is now part of Coperion.

    Schenck Process FPM engineers cutting-edge technologies and solutions for manufacturers across the food, pet food and performance material industries. Their teams deliver complete solutions for your real-world needs, based on deep process and engineering expertise.

    From the processing of raw materials to manufacturing finished product, they can help at any—or every—stage. Their world-class equipment and control systems are showcased through their reputable technology brands – Baker Perkins, Kemutec and RBS.

    They specialize in precision solutions for pneumatic conveying, milling, extruding, depositing, sifting, weighing, and feeding. Their expertise also includes baking, cooking, coating, mixing, shaping, dust collection and thermal processing.

    Learn more

  • Shaffer

    Shaffer is a market leading manufacturer of industrial horizontal mixers and processing equipment for the baking industry.


    The company designs and manufactures industrial mixers engineered to be the most sanitary, durable and innovative horizontal mixers in the industry.


    Find out more: www.shaffermixers.com

  • Shick Esteve

    Shick Esteve is a global leader in ingredient automation solutions and process design for the food and pet food industry.


    The company designs and manufactures bulk, minor/micro, flour reclaim and liquid ingredient automation equipment and systems.


    Find out more: https://shickesteve.com

  • Unifiller Systems

    Unifiller is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of innovative portioning equipment for the baking and food as well as the health industries.


    The company designs and manufactures piston depositors, transfer pumps, filling machines, cake decoration equipment, automated and semi-automated lines.


    Find out more: www.unifiller.com/

  • VMI

    VMI is a leader in mixing and kneading solutions, covering all the process needs of the bakery, food, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals industries.


    The company designs and manufactures premium modular laboratory facilities to pilot units to production platforms and automated systems.


    Find out more: www.vmimixing.com

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Careers at Coperion

Develop. Advance. Together.

Technology is at the absolute forefront of equipment and plant engineering. Industries, products, and tasks could not be more varied. And a team that grows beyond its limits because it stands shoulder to shoulder. This unique combination makes a job with Coperion rewarding.

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Coperion as part of Hillenbrand

Coperion is a subsidiary company of Hillenbrand (NYSE: HI), a global industrial corporation offering highly developed processing machinery and solutions for customers in a variety of industries around the world. www.hillenbrand.com

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