Irmato Group acquires Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling

21 January 2022

Blacktrace acted as an adviser to Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling to sell its shares to Irmato Group. The strategy of Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling was connecting with a strong partner to further grow in future.


Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling






August 6 2013




Automated food & agro machinery

Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling develops, builds and maintains systems for automating manufacturing operations within the Food and Agro industries. Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling offers state-of-the-art total solutions that are as far-reaching as their clients require. These solutions are compiled from modular systems for transporting and handling products, feeding production processes, tray or pallet handling (infeed/outfeed, destacking, denesting). Among other robot suppliers, Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling is unique in its combination of technologies and its patented gripper technologies. Irmato Group, with sites in the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany, is a knowledge partner from development to realization for the most suitable solution in machine and device construction. Today, Irmato Group employs more than 300 professional knowledge workers. Over the years, Irmato Group has grown from a monodisciplinary into a multidisciplinary project organization. In view of the increased demand for total solutions, Irmato Group increasingly focuses on offering total concepts or ‘one-stop shopping’. Irmato Group's strength lies in the synergy between the competencies available within the group, with the right combination always being deployed to serve a wide market. Irmato Group offers its highly qualified and motivated professionals complete development pathways with an integrated approach based on the disciplines of: mechanical engineering, electrical, software and control. Within Irmato Group, there is a great diversity of employees - from constructors to system architects, from machine operators to consultants, and from school leavers to experienced operatives. Knowledge and experience are shared within Irmato, with on-the-job training playing a key role. With the acquisition, Irmato Group makes another big step forward in offering total solutions within engineering and thus further diversifies and strengthens its basis. The strategy of Jentjens Smart Oriented Handling was connecting with a strong partner to further grow in future.


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