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Press releases 2017


Thank you - Sandler celebrates company anniversaries 2017

On December 1, Sandler AG’s management team honoured more than 60 staff members for their longstanding affiliation to the company, successfully completed apprenticeships and further training courses, as well as their outstanding...


Sandler Nonwoven Corporation formally inaugurated

Ribbon-cutting and beer-mug lifting in Georgia On October 5th, Sandler Nonwoven Corporation in Perry, Georgia, USA – first overseas subsidiary of German nonwovens manufacturer Sandler AG – was formally inaugurated with a ribbon...


Bavaria's Best 50

Sandler once again among „Bavaria’s Best 50“ Sandler AG from Schwarzenbach/Saale, Germany was once again voted one of “Bavaria’s Best 50”. The Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs awards this distinction to the...


Sandler successful at Techtextil 2017

Nonwovens set the (acoustics-) tone A quiet working environment even with an open room layout? Yes, made possible by acoustically efficient Sandler nonwovens. At this year’s Techtextil exhibition Frankfurt/Main, these materials...


Successful participation in INDEX 2017

Sandler at Europe’s largest trade show for nonwovens For 30 years Sandler AG has been an innovative partner of the hygiene industry. The nonwovens manufacturer celebrated this anniversary with a special booth design at this...


Sandler reports successful year 2016, creates 60 new jobs

German nonwovens manufacturer Sandler AG from Schwarzenbach/Saale, Bavaria, reports a successful year 2016. Despite a sharp fall in raw material prices, the company was successful in keeping sales stable at 288 million Euros and...

Press releases 2016


40 years at Sandler – Wolfgang Höflich celebrates company anniversary

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Wolfgang Höflich, Board Member & Chief Production Officer, celebrated his „40th“—and a stellar career. In 1976, he became part of the Sandler team in the position of Assistant to the Plant Management. Four...


Thank you – Sandler celebrates company anniversaries 2016

For more than 30 years Sandler has been holding a celebration each November to thank its staff members for their continued dedication and commitment to the company. The management acknowledged company anniversaries, successfully...


Grand opening of Sandler’s new production building

43-million-Euro investment completed On July 11th, the grand opening of Sandler’s new production building and nonwovens line brought 250 guests from the political and economic spheres to Schwarzenbach. Totalling 43 million...


Successful trade fair participations in the US

IDEA Show and Techtextil North America During the first week of May, Sandler nonwovens were all the rage at two trade fairs in the USA: At the IDEA Show in Boston, MA, nonwovens for hygiene products and wipes were at the centre...


A time of change: Sandler reports successful year 2015

German nonwovens producer Sandler AG from Schwarzenbach an der Saale, Bavaria, reports a successful year 2015, having generated sales of 288 million Euros. The Sandler team grew to 710 staff members. With the expansion of the...

Press releases 2015


Sandler to commence production in the US

Setting up a production plant in the USA, multi-technological German nonwoven leader Sandler AG creates an active point of entry into the North American market. Opening a plant in Perry, Houston County, Georgia in 2016 is the...


48-million-Euro investment: Sandler AG expands Schwarzenbach location

All signs point to growth: By the end of this year, Sandler AG is scheduled to complete the construction of a new production building. The nonwovens manufacturer is investing 17 million Euros in its “Plant 5“ building which...


Techtextil 2015: The textile building attracts record number of visitors

Brigitte Zypries, Member of the German Parliament, and State Secretary Franz Josef Pschierer discover the world of nonwovens At this year‘s Techtextil exhibition in Frankfurt am Main the Sandler booth was a veritable magnet for...


Sandler nonwovens for heat insulation receive building inspectorate approval

Efficient heat insulation creates rooms at a pleasant temperature and contributes to lowering the need for heating and thereby the energy consumption. To further this goal, Sandler AG banks on “the textile building“: Polyester...


Europe's Fastest cycling track equipped with Sandler nonwovens

During the past months, Sandler AG and its partner Akustik & Innovation GmbH implemented a new acoustic insulation concept in the cycle track and event arena "Velodrome Suisse" in Grenchen/Switzerland. The...


Commitment to Generations - New Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Taking responsibility and caring—for staff members, products, fellow citizens and the environment. This is the central thought within the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility. For Sandler AG it has always been a...


Innovation and Investment - Sandler reports successful year 2014

Sandler AG from Schwarzenbach/Saale again increased its annual result, registering a record turnover of € 286 million for the year of its 135th anniversary. The company manufactured approximately 101,750 tonnes of nonwovens for...

Press releases 2014


Dr. Sandler receives Bavarian State Medal

On November 19th, Melanie Huml, Member of the Bavarian State Parliament and State Minister of Health and Care, presented Dr. Christian Heinrich Sandler with the Bavarian State Medal for services rendered to public health and...


Orgatec 2014: Sandler showcases nonwovens for office design

Board Member Dr. Ulrich Hornfeck; Tobias Baumgärtel, Sales Director Home Textiles, and their team from sales and product development welcomed approximately 200 visitors at the Sandler booth at this year’s Orgatec exhibition for...


Sandler at Filtrex 2014 – Changes in the market for air filtration

On October 1st and 2nd, the filtration industry‘s who is who met at the Steigenberger Hotel in Berlin for the Filtrex conference 2014. Current trends were being discussed as well as the industry’s priority areas. Sandler was one...


Nonwovens add a little colour to everyday school life

On October 6th, the pupils of Jean Paul primary school in Schwarzenbach were given a break from classes on occasion of the celebratory inauguration of the school’s newly furbished multi-purpose room. The room had been equipped...


Sandler receives finalist recognition of German Award for SMEs

This year, Sandler AG received the finalist recognition of the “Großer Preis des Mittelstandes”, Germany’s most important award for small and medium-sized enterprises. 2014 marked the twentieth anniversary of the award, presented...


Sandler among Bavarias Best 50

Sandler AG from Schwarzenbach/Saale received the “Bavaria’s Best 50”-Award from the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs for being one of the fifty fastest-growing owner-managed, medium-sized companies in Bavaria. Ilse Aigner,...


Investing in the future

Sandler training workshop boasts new look On July 18th, Bärbl Sandler, Vice President of Human Resources/Organisation, welcomed Dr. Oliver Bär, District Administrator, and Hans-Peter Baumann, Mayor of the city of Schwarzenbach,...


Celebrating 135 successful years

Cheerful ambiance at Sandler Staff Party The 135th company anniversary, a new sales record, an international award, new team members—for Sandler, 2014 holds many reasons to celebrate. The Sandler Staff Party on July 12th...


Sandler successful at ISO 2014

The textile house attracts visitors Polyester protects from the cold and from humidity, dampens sound, is resistant to moisture and temperature-regulating. It is kind to the skin and low in emissions. Polyester is our daily...


Sandler successful at INDEX14: More than 500 visitors at the booth

At the INDEX14 (April 8 through 11in Geneva, Switzerland) the professional visitors gathered for a break and information at the Sandler Mansion and Gardens booth. A modern, light-filled house, featuring an elegant minimalist...


Sandler’s textile building material receives INDEX14 award

On occasion of the INDEX14 trade show in Geneva, the latest innovations for the nonwovens industry were again recognized with the INDEX Awards. Sandler AG received the award in the „nonwoven roll-goods“ category for its latest...


600 staff members, two new investments, one new sales record

Bavarian nonwovens producer Sandler AG again reports record sales: In 2013, the company generated a sales volume of 274 million Euros, manufacturing approximately 100,000 tonnes of nonwovens. This sales figure corresponds to a 10...