Foundation of 50:50 Joint Venture with KINGDOM, the biggest cooling-technology company in China
WACHTEL receives as the only company of its business the "stern"award "made in Germany"
The new rack oven ATLAS is published
iba:Award for the best innovation
IONIC HAZE, developed by WACHTEL, convinced the jury at the iba fair trade in Munich
Award in sustainability
Inauguration of new office facilities in Hilden
Another subsidiary was founden in Shanghai
Family business in third Generation through Oliver Frey
Foundation of HEWA AutomatiX (Automation)
Takeover of Stamm Freezing B.V.
Internationalisation followed with the foundation of several subsidiaries
Takeover of the producation facility of the company Winkler in Pulsnitz, Germany
Expansion and relocation to Hilden
Second family generation through Günter Wachtel
Company foundation by Hans Wachtel in Düsseldorf, Germany