History ...

... Know-how from over a hundred years.

  • 1905
    Company established by Julius Bauer
  • 1954
    Specialisation in thermoforming
  • 1955
    Julius Bauer dies. Transfer of his shares to his three daughters
  • 1971
    Site expansion in Talheim near Heilbronn
  • 1976
    Hans-Peter Braun begins to develop the sales activities at Julius Bauer GmbH
  • 1994
    First German company to introduce twin-sheet process for series production
  • 1999
    Hans-Peter Braun is appointed to the post of managing director
  • 2003
    Bauer Kunststofftechnik GmbH takes over Julius Bauer GmbH
  • 2007
    BAUER launches processing for thermoformable biomaterials
  • 2010
    Conversion of the legal form of the company into a GmbH & Co. KG
  • 2013
    Company renamed BAUER THERMOFORMING GmbH & Co. KG


Innovative strength and the courage to use new process technology have characterised the spirit of development within our company since the pioneering times of vacuum forming. This is still the maxim of all our thought processes and action today.