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Change in Management
Herbert Schöffmann, Chief Business Development Officer of the PAYER group is to leave the company by best and mutual agreement. Long-time Chief Executive Officer Franz-Karl Jenny will continue to manage the successful development of the group.  

We greatly appreciate all the valuable contributions and the amount of new ideas Mr. Schöffmann brought to the PAYER group during his past four years and would like to wish him for his future all the very best. [08/2018]

1946 - 2016: 70 years anniversary of PAYER
In 1946 Eduard Payer founded the company and started the electric shaver development and production in Graz. He innovated the branch and in 1952 he bought a castle in Reiteregg (near Graz), the companies current headquarters. Today, the PAYER group develops and produces worldwide, present at five locations. On September 9, 2016 the PAYER family celebrated the 70 years anniversary together with renowned guests from politics and business. More...

PAYER strengthens the Styria Cluster
PAYER Medical Gmbh joins the Styria Cluster and strengthens its focus on medical technology and medical devices.
"For us, the role as a shareholder is decisive for the further development of our medical business field and the PAYER Medical Gmbh which was founded in 2014", explained DI Dietmar Werkl, General Manager at PAYER Medical Gmbh. [22.05.2015]

PAYER expands in Austria with increased focus on medical technology
In 2014, PAYER established PAYER Medical GmbH in Austria. From January 2015 onward, the company continued the production of sensors for a Roche blood gas analysis unit in the clean room of the former Roche location in the west of Graz, on an area of 1,890 m². This gives further impetus to developments in that field.

PAYER Industries Hungary Kft – New General Manager Mr. Csaba MÁTHÉ
This is to inform you that Mr. Heinz MÜLLNER, General Manager of Payer Industries Hungary Kft will retire by July 31, 2013.   The Board of Directors, on behalf of the whole PAYER Group, would like to say thank Mr. Müllner for his valuable contribution and extraordinary commitment during these past 2,5 years.

PAYER Group – New CEO Mr. Franz-Karl Jenny
This is to inform you, that Mr. Ulrich Buehlmann, CEO PAYER Group will leave PAYER to pursue other opportunities. Mr. Buehlmann played an important role in the operational and financial restructuring plan, which started in 2011 and will be fully implemented towards the end of this year.

PAYER - successfully recertified
This year saw both the control audit according to ISO 13485:2003 and the recertification audit according to EN ISO 9001:2008 successfully completed at our Austria site and approved by TÜV Austria (Technical Inspection Authority).

PAYER takes over fluid pack production
July 2011 will see Roche Diagnostics in Graz transfer 6 fluid pack production systems to PAYER International Technologies in St. Bartholomä.




PAYER Austria protects the environment
PAYER International Technologies is backing efficient, environmentally-friendly and chemical-free cleaning.  For over a year now, PAYER has been using only ENJO products to clean its entire operating premises in Austria (store, production area, offices, staff rooms), thereby making a contribution towards protecting the environment.  PAYER was awarded an environmental certificate by ENJO.

Competence Centre for Health Care in full operation with immediate effect
With the help of clients and partners, the latest of PAYER’s business units, Health Care Solutions, has opened at the company's headquarters in Styria and is now ready to meet the high requirements of the market.

PAYER – best in class in export performance!
PAYER is awarded the prestigious Styrian Export Award in the category "Production" and finishes second in the ranking of the top performance in the category "Industry".

PAYER Group invests in veterinary medicine
With its stake in the Styrian start-up company smaXtec, PAYER is investing in the future market of veterinary medicine, which will enhance its expertise in Health Care Solutions.

PAYER GROUP: Strategic relationship with Roche Diagnostics Graz GmbH
Two strong companies cooperate in development and production of medical products.

PAYER Group: Start of Production of Medical Devices and Systems in Styria
PAYER continues to rely on its core competencies and strengthens the business unit “Health Care Solutions” by means of the establishment of a medical devices competence centre.



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