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Spectacular anniversary celebration for the blue elephant
Customers, suppliers, and representatives from politics, trade associations and the media celebrated Schmitz Cargobull's 125th anniversary together

Horstmar, September 2017 - Central to the festivities in honour of Schmitz Cargobull's anniversary were the events at the company's birthplace in the Altenberge plant on the 13th and 14th September.

More than 2,500 guests from the industry, trade associations, politics and the press from all over Europe flocked to Münsterland in Germany, and took part in a magnificent event. The informative daytime lineup, including specialist presentations and factory tours, offered interesting insight into the current product lines. At the evening event afterwards, a captivating show portrayed the history of Schmitz Cargobull. Guests were welcomed by members of the family council, Andreas Schmitz (Chairman of the Family Council and CEO of Schmitz Cargobull AG), Bernhard Schmitz and Dirk Hoffmann. Boris Billich, Sales Director, also greeted international guests to the 125th anniversary celebration, and introduced them to Schmitz Cargobull's future product and service plans.

Additional events in other countries will be starting in the next few weeks.