HM Group and Ketan Europa join forces

The HM Group, one of the global leaders within industrial labelling and Ketan Europa have joined forces under the HM Group umbrella. The HM Group consists of the parent company HM Systems, Collamat AG, Fischer Labelling Machines and now Ketan Europa as the newest member of the HM Group.

According to both companies, the new partnership will give its partners an expanded choice of innovative, sustainable and proven labelling solutions. The partnership combines many years of expertise in solving labelling and marking challenges for global and local enterprises in virtually all industries.


Andrés Munoz, Managing Director and owner of Ketan explains: "I am delighted to see the HM Group joining me as Ketan shareholders and look forward to offer more opportunities and service to existing and new partners. We aim to provide new innovative solutions to help our partners and customers together with a new strong global partner."   


Henrik Thomsen, CEO of the HM Group states: “Our customers, distribution partners and the overall market will benefit from our goal of providing advanced and sustainable labelling solutions in addition to expanded scale, world-class service and global support. The HM Group and Ketan have both seen sustained growth and expansion over the past several years. This move brings together two thriving organizations, providing many opportunities for significant expansion over the coming years.”


The combined organization of the HM Group and Ketan will serve a large international network of distributors, OEMs and global key accounts and will offer labelling and marking solutions for a wide range of industries such as food, paint, logistics, manufacturing, beverage, retail, automotive, consumer products and more.


“With the new organization we look forward to a continued good co-operation with existing and new customers with even more products and solutions,” says Andres Munoz.


We are very excited about this, and the overall ambition of the combined group is to become the preferred supplier of choice for innovative labelling and marking solutions for a number of key industries. “The aspiration is that we together become “The Partner for Innovative Labelling solutions” ends Henrik Thomsen.



For further information please contact:


Henrik Thomsen
HM Systems at or +45 2531 7506.


Andres Munoz
Ketan Europa labelling at or +34 653 669 150.