The Mediaform group of companies

In the German-speaking region, the Mediaform group of companies is the leading supplier of data acquisition and identification labelling solutions together with the accompanying data management. The company group includes Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH, Mediaform Informationssysteme GmbH, Mediaform Etiketten GmbH, Güse GmbH and the associated companies Koopmanndruck Druckerei August Koopmann GmbH and Mediaface GmbH. Under the umbrella of the Mediaform group of companies, they constitute their own competence centres for the areas of data documentation, data acquisition/recording, data management, identification products, and printing forms and labels.

Its networking of expert knowledge combined with a high level of consultancy competence makes the Mediaform group of companies the most sought-after solution provider throughout Europe for data acquisition, labelling and identification systems that require, in addition to label and forms applications, innovative barcode, printing and scanning technology together with individually customised software solutions.

All the companies in the Mediaform group of companies are characterised by reliability, quality and commitment. Collectively, the company group achieves its aspiration to recognise customers' needs at an early stage, and to actively share in shaping developments in the sector. Its driving force is the steadily growing number of motivated employees who, beyond the boundaries of the individual companies, display team spirit, flexibility and a distinct partnership-based way of thinking.

Chronology

1990

Foundation of Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH

The company's partners, Christian Baumgartl and Jörg Weber, jointly found Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH. The new company develops and markets forms and labels for hospitals and laboratories.

1992

Foundation of Mediaform Print & Service GmbH

Together with Uwe Hinz, the partners of Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH found the Mediaform Print & Service GmbH. The company specialises in digital printing, paper processing and logistics services.

1993

Participation in Koopmanndruck August Koopmann GmbH

Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH becomes a co-partner in Koopmanndruck August Koopmann GmbH, headquartered in Stuhr near Bremen. Koopmanndruck produces continuous forms and receipt forms together with labels, plastic cards and pre-printed security forms.

1994

New building and move into the new company building

Mediaform constructs a new company building and moves from Glinde, the foundation location, to Reinbek. The new corporate headquarters brings together the management, administration, marketing, sales, central company services and storage & logistics under one roof.

1997

Foundation of Mediaform Informationssysteme GmbH

The partners, Jörg Weber and Koopmanndruck August Koopmann GmbH, found Mediaform Informationssysteme GmbH. The company focuses on software development for optical recognition (OCR) and electronic document control, together with trading in hardware for auto-ID applications.

1997

Christian Baumgartl leaves Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH

Christian Baumgartl, co-founder of Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH, leaves the company.

2004

Participation in Mediaface GmbH

Mediaform Informationssysteme GmbH becomes a co-partner of Mediaface GmbH, headquartered in Hamburg. The GmbH specialises in the software development of e-business applications on the Intra- and Internet.

2010

Extension building for the company and logistics headquarters

The company and logistics headquarters in Reinbek is enlarged. In addition to expanding administration and storage capacities, an automatic high-bay warehouse and transport warehouse are commissioned.

2011

Participation in Eurolabel GmbH

Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH becomes a co-partner of Eurolabel GmbH, headquartered in Lüdinghausen near Münster. Its own production of adhesive labels and packages commences.

2013

Mediaform structures its individual companies

The individual Mediaform companies are structured into business units for identification labelling solutions, medical products and software solutions.

2014

Uwe Hinz leaves the Mediaform Print & Service GmbH

Uwe Hinz, the co-founder and managing director of Mediaform Print & Service GmbH, retires. Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH takes over operation of the business.

2015

Takeover of the Güse GmbH company

Mediaform takes over parts of the Güse Verlags GmbH company, formerly headquartered in Karben, and relocates these to Reinbek. Güse GmbH's core competences are identification labelling solutions for the green sector of industry.

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25 years of the Mediaform group of companies

2018

Participation in Eurolabel GmbH

Mediaform Informationssysteme GmbH becomes a co-partner of Eurolabel GmbH, headquartered in Lüdinghausen.

Steffen Marienfeld becomes Managing Director of Eurolabel GmbH, alongside Gerd Gazek.

2019

Eurolabel becomes Mediaform Etiketten GmbH

Eurolabel GmbH becomes Mediaform Etiketten GmbH with effect as of 1 April 2019. The change of company name completes the affiliation to the Mediaform group of companies, which has already been the majority shareholder since March 2018. 

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An overview of the company group

Mediaform Informationssysteme

Founded in 1997, Mediaform Informationssysteme GmbH is among the leading suppliers of identification
labelling solutions and the accompanying data management in the German-speaking region. Its own development department
creates products for use in the health service, in commerce and in industry. 

Mediaform Druckprodukte

Founded in 1990, Mediaform Druckprodukte GmbH initially supplied technically sophisticated form solutions, mainly to hospitals. Today, in addition to supplying around 1,000 German hospitals, it is the supplier and logistics partner for the majority of German laboratories and thus supplies labels and forms, directly and indirectly, to more than 30,000 registered doctors.

Mediaform Etiketten

Eurolabel GmbH was founded in 2000, and specialises in the production of unprinted and coloured labels. A large number of prestigious customers in this country and abroad belong to its customer base. Eurolabel GmbH became Mediaform Etiketten GmbH with effect as of 1 April 2019.

Güse GmbH

Güse GmbH is among the most creative plant labelling companies in the green sector in the German-speaking region. In addition to a comprehensive range of complete label solutions, Güse GmbH guarantees individually customised consultancy and personal support. The company also emphasises reliability, quality and commitment. 

Mediaface

Mediaface GmbH stands for innovative online solutions and successful projects with which customers in the health service and industry can reduce their process costs and generate added value. Its core business is development and quality management & publishing solutions based on the central storage and management of information (Product Information Management).

Koopmanndruck

Koopmanndruck Druckerei August Koopmann GmbH, headquartered in Stuhr near Bremen, is one of Germany's leading specialist printers. Here, Mediaform produces continuous forms and receipt forms together with labels, among other things.

Facts & Figures

150

employees

350 million

million labels per year

€ 29 million

Annual sales revenues

4.200

label printers per year