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Leading Software Provider eschbach Establishes North American Headquarters in Boston to Serve Rapidly Growing Pharmaceutical Sector

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Global software developer eschbach,
a provider of digital manufacturing solutions in the pharmaceutical,
chemical and food manufacturing sectors, announced today that it has
established operations in North America. The new business unit, eschbach
North America, Inc., is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, one of
the most important focal points for high-tech companies from all over
the world. With its vibrant tech and biotech community, Boston provides
both a strategic location as well as access to a considerable pool of

With the new U.S. presence, the company will meet the growing demand in
North America for its Industry 4.0 solutions, especially in the chemical
and pharmaceutical markets. “Our U.S. business has experienced
tremendous growth recently,” says Andreas Eschbach, CEO of eschbach, who
will manage the business worldwide from Boston. “The location fits
perfectly with our corporate culture and our goal to be in close
proximity to customers in the United States and Canada.”

The company also announced that it has hired Dennis Ladd as Senior Sales
Consultant based in the Boston location. “North America is an extremely
important market for eschbach with regard to the chemical and
pharmaceutical industry,” said Ladd. “In addition, it’s a great place to
win first-class customers and partners as well as attract top talent to
the company.”

Industry 4.0 Partner of the Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industry

Founded in 2005 in Bad Säckingen, Germany – within close proximity to
the Swiss pharmaceutical metropolis of Basel – eschbach has more than 13
years of experience serving leading companies such as Bayer, DuPont,
Covestro, Royal DSM and Sanofi. With the industry-leading Shiftconnector
solution, customers can meet their production and operational challenges
while arming themselves to address the challenges of plant and process
automation. With its new io.Performance
solution, manufacturing organizations can reduce costs and increase
efficiency with accurate and reliable OEE (Overall Equipment
Effectiveness) reporting. “With io.Performance OEE, we offer our users a
visually appealing solution that evaluates plant-related information,
reduces costs and guarantees maximum transparency,” explains Ladd.
“We are already very active in the U.S. with both solutions and
strategic initiatives to convince many more companies of this.”

An experienced team of experts has already arrived in Boston. “We have
been able to recruit highly qualified colleagues in the USA,” said Eschbach.
“Our team consists of experienced sales experts and consultants so that
we can competently accompany the entire implementation process of
customers from the USA and Canada.”

About eschbach

Based in Germany, with U.S. operations in Boston, eschbach develops
software for interactive management, transparent communication and
documentation. Our solutions provide a new level of networking in
manufacturing operations. The company’s award-winning Shiftconnector®
solution is used worldwide by leading production and supply companies
such as Bayer and DuPont. For more information about eschbach, visit