The leading global player in data driven control and inspection for rigid packaging manufacturing and filling.

While you may not know it, the chances are very likely that you have already engaged with us across our three areas of expertise: Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics.

As a global expert and leading player in control and rigid package inspection, Kestrel Vision is a holding group composed of six companies, all of which are front runners in their segments. Our unrelenting focus on service and data combined with our vast expertise makes us more than Industry 4.0 ready and the perfect partner for all who deal with us, including the workforce of the future.

The Kestrel approach

Worldwide Leaders

in the care, control & inspection of all materials (glass, plastic, metal, etc.) used in the food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, and home & product markets, ideally positioned to address international container manufacturers and fillers.

Driving Industry 4.0

in all its aspects: data collection, display, analysis, and process automatization and offering a full services portfolio leveraging Kestrel Vision control & inspection sensors

Optimizing competitiveness

by concentrating on R&D and operational excellence, by attracting international talent, and by achieving critical mass, a strong international footprint as well as the ability to grow faster, particularly through the potential for synergies.

Worldwide Leaders

in the care, control & inspection of all materials (glass, plastic, metal, etc.) used in the food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, and home & product markets, ideally positioned to address international container manufacturers and fillers.

Driving Industry 4.0

in all its aspects: data collection, display, analysis, and process automatization and offering a full services portfolio leveraging Kestrel Vision control & inspection sensors

Optimizing competitiveness

by concentrating on R&D and operational excellence, by attracting international talent, and by achieving critical mass, a strong international footprint as well as the ability to grow faster, particularly through the potential for synergies.

Key facts at a glance

over 22000

machines installed worldwide

over 50 years’

experience in inspection & control equipment

in over 110 countries

with a direct or indirect presence

more than 800

employees (incl. ca. 250 R&D engineers and ca. 170 field engineers)

Kestrel Vision is a unique platform in the machine vision industry

  • A diversified inspection solutions provider for the packaging industry built through successful acquisitions and benefiting from positive underlying market tailwinds
  • An ecosystem of international leaders enjoying top tier client portfolio
  • Must-have technologies and expertise to deliver value-added services cross-sector & cross-material
  • Strong international footprint with a global service reach
  • Management team with international experience relying on in-depth market expertise
  • Sound business model with a large share of service-based recurrent activity
  • Attractive financial profile with significant growth prospects and margin improvement potential

A group of leading enterprises

The international market leader in inspection and control solutions for the hollow glass production industry

One of the world’s leading inspection and control solutions for aluminum cans and PET bottles.

Offers a complete range of sensors, software and related services for the inspection of empty and full containers for glass, aluminum and PET.

One of the world’s leading inspection solutions for tubular glass for the pharmaceutical industry.

Develops offline measuring instruments for laboratories in glass and PET containers.

A joint venture of Tiama with a hollow glass forming machine producer that develops A.I. software to automate the glassmaking process.

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