Hofstetter PCB AG takes over APL Oberflächentechnik GmbH

Hofstetter PCB AG successfully completed the acquisition of APL Oberflächentechnik GmbH in Lörrach in compliance with the succession regulation.

On September 29, 2017, the wholly-owned subsidiary APL Hofstetter PCB GmbH will assume the operational business of APL. Founded in 1989, the company APL from Lörrach specializes in providing solutions for chemical tin. APL currently employs ten experienced people, all of them are taken over by the new owner. The current managing director, Walter Tastl, will exit from the company on 1st October 2017 and retire, but he is still available during the transition phase. Mr. Daniel Tastl will work with the new owner together to ensure the takeover runs smoothly. The long-term Production Manager, Dirk Kaschel, will assist the new Managing Director, Andy Stütz, as Deputy Managing Director.

With the acquisition of APL, Hofstetter PCB AG will expand its "chemical tin" business and strengthens its presence in Germany with its location in Lörrach.

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