Lectra completes the acquisition of Gerber Technology

The combination of the two companies will give rise to a leading global player in Industry 4.0 for the fashion, automotive and furniture markets.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Categories: Corporate

Lectra finalizes today the acquisition of all outstanding shares of Gerber Technology, on a cash-free debt-free basis, for 175 million euros – financed through a 140 million euro loan and the Group's available cash – plus 5 million newly issued Lectra shares to AIPCF VI LG, Gerber Technology’s sole shareholder.

Lectra and Gerber Technology - Stronger together, united in vision

The two companies now form the premier partner for digital transformation of their customers’ business models.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Categories: Corporate

To help our customers rise to future challenges, Lectra has joined forces with recognized industry player Gerber Technology to create a world-leading advanced technology partner with unprecedented global reach and operating presence. The two companies share a common culture of technological innovation, excellence and commitment to customer success. They also share a vision of delivering efficiencies and driving growth through Industry 4.0 services and digitalization.

A Letter from Our CEO

Thursday, February 11, 2021 Categories: Corporate

It is with great excitement that I share with you that Gerber Technology and Lectra have signed a memorandum of understanding to combine the two companies. When it is complete, this will bring tremendous value to the industries that we both serve. For the last several years, the two companies have been operating with very similar visions and are now committed to working together to accelerate this shared strategy of creating efficiencies in our customers’ workflows through Industry 4.0 services and the digitalization of their operations.

Lectra enters into a Memorandum of Understanding to acquire Gerber Technology

By uniting, the two companies would become the ultimate Industry 4.0 for their customers.

Monday, February 8, 2021 Categories: Corporate

Lectra announces its plan to acquire the entire capital and voting rights of US-based Gerber Technology. A key Industry 4.0 player in the fashion, automotive and furniture industries, Lectra designs smart industrial solutions – software, equipment, data and services – that help brands, manufacturers and retailers develop, produce and market their products.

Gerber Technology Joins Forces to Donate 5,000 Gowns to Organizations in Need

Gerber’s PPE Task Force donates domestically made DuPont™ Tyvek® gowns.

Monday, January 11, 2021 Categories: Corporate

With the significant rise of COVID-19 cases, Gerber Technology has launched an initiative to help local communities in need of protective gowns. In partnership with their network of manufacturers and charitable associations, RetailersUnited and Fashion For the Frontlines, Gerber is donating 5,000 Level 1 gowns to various organizations in need. The gowns are made of DuPont™ Tyvek® material that is specifically assigned to Gerber Technology for use in PPE (personal protective equipment) production. All of the gowns are being produced in U.S. factories to help keep local workforces employed.