Press release

Bima Companies Group on the road to success: Bachmann, a company of the Bima Group, takes over the Hardo production, sister company Götz Service GmbH acquires worldwide distribution of Hardo shoe repair and orthopaedic machines as well as the world-famous suction technology.

Albershausen, 08.06.2023 – Götz Service GmbH, a leading company in shoe repair and orthopaedics, known in nearly 90 countries, announces that they had taken over the worldwide distribution of the brand Hardo in the field of shoe repair and orthopaedic machines.

The machines will continue to be produced in Germany by Bachmann GmbH, a member of the BIMA group. With a dedicated team of professionals and a proven track record in providing first class products and services, Götz Service strives to exceed the expectations of their customers.

Hardo is one of the longest established companies in the shoe repair and orthopaedic shoe technology industry and has become a global manufacturer of machines for shoe repair and orthopaedic shoe technology. Hardo machines are exported to over 80 countries. In addition, Hardo was a pioneer in the development of modern suction technology, which decisively improved the air quality in workshops. Another important branch of business are the adhesive application machines, which are used in more than 20 different industrial sectors worldwide. Hardo has been known for their outstanding products and excellent customer service for many years.

One of the central motivations for this integration is the creation of a broader customer base and to open up new markets. The combined strengths of both companies, make us able to expand our presence into different regions and attract new customers. We are confident that our combined expertise and commitment to excellence will help us to better meet the needs and requirements of our customers.

Hardo’s customers can be assured that they will continue to receive first-class service and support. The aim is to make the transition process as smooth as possible and maintain the quality and reliability, to which they have become, accustomed.

“We would like to take this opportunity to thank all Hardo customers for their trust and loyalty. We are confident that this integration will be of great benefit to both parties and together we can create a successful future.”

For further information and questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Andreas Bucher
Götz Service GmbH
Carl-Benz Straße 1
73095 Albershausen
Tel: 07161 61020