• History
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    IB Blumenauer was founded near Kassel in 1984 with its core area in the distribution of machine tools and spare parts for the metal producing and metal working industry. Sales areas were and still are the former Yugoslavia (now the seven new states), the Eastern bloc states, Egypt and the Near East.
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    In May 1984 we took part in the trade fair in Budapest for the first time.
  • 1985.png
    We exhibited at the “BIAM“ as well as at the “Autumn Trade Fair“ in Zagreb. In spring we started our activities on the market in Egypt through a local sales representative.
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    In December 1986 we took over the representation for the ZF Friedrichshafen AG company for the then Yugoslavia.
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    Moving of the head office to Frasdorf.
  • 1988.png
    The presentation at the trade fair “Sajam Tehnik“ in Belgrade in May 1988 took place as the result of the acquisition of the first agency for the former Yugoslavia. Further trade fairs in Belgrade followed in the years 2007-2010.
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    After the breakup of Yugoslavia and as a result of many restructuring activities in the state-owned enterprises, we got a sales representative for Serbia on board.
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    David Blumenauer joined the Management and the company was converted into IB BLUMENAUER KG. The take over of the representation for R+W Kupplungen company from Klingenberg for the countries Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Macedonia took place.
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    The first foreign representation for sales, for the ADL Insuflex Canada company in southern Germany, as well as in Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Macedonia was taken over. In 2014 our area was widened by Serbia and Montenegro.
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    Our first trade fair at the EUROGUSS in Nürnberg took place. In Spring we took over the representation for the Heppenstall AG Swiss company as well as for their subsidiary WOKO Magnete GmBH Duisburg for Slovenia, Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina.
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    In March 2013 we extended our sales territory and exhibited at the metalworking trade fair in Sofia, Bulgary for the first time. In autumn we took over the representation for the EBU Umformtechnik company and the BILZ Vibrationstechnology AG company.
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    In January this year we also had the pleasure to welcome a new sales representative for the countries Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina to our team.
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    In May we would welcome a new representative to our team for the countries Serbia, Bosnia & H. and Montenegro.
  • 2018.png
    Takeover of the representation of the company SGF (Süddeutsche Gelenkscheibenfabrik Waldkraiburg) for the countries Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia & H., Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo, Albania. After years, we exhibited at BIAM in Croatia again this year.
  • Present