Bucher Vaslin

Bucher Vaslin develops and produces equipment destined exclusively for winemaking, from grape processing through to the most excellent quality wines. Thanks to gentle handling of the fruit, versatile adaptation to different grape varieties and specialised filtration systems, the wines develop optimum aroma, colour and tannins. 

Website Bucher Vaslin

Bucher Unipektin

Bucher Unipektin is a trusted partner, manufacturer and supplier of machines and systems for the beverage and food industry. The fruit and vegetable juices, dried instant products and filtered beers produced in the machinery are of the highest quality, flavour and aroma.

Website Bucher Unipektin

Bucher Landtechnik

Bucher Landtechnik distributes machines geared to the specific requirements of Swiss farmers: tractors, harvesting technology, machinery and equipment from the Group’s products as well as from leading international suppliers.

Website Bucher Landtechnik

Jetter

Jetter develops and manufactures control systems for machinery and systems engineering and process technology. They are used in the industrial and mobile automation segments. 

Website Jetter

“With more than 100 years of experience in fruit and grape presses, we are the preferred partner of our customers.”

Stefan Düring
Bucher Specials division president

Key figures Bucher Specials

CHF million

Change in

2020

2019

%

%1)

%2)

Order intake

261

324

−‍19.3

−‍17.7

−‍19.0

Net sales

273

316

−‍13.5

−‍11.8

−‍13.3

Order book

70

82

−‍14.3

−‍12.9

−‍14.3

Operating profit (EBITDA)

12

25

−‍51.4

as % of net sales

4.4%

7.8%

Operating profit (EBIT)

7

20

−‍64.6

as % of net sales

2.5%

6.2%

Number of employees at 31 December

8683)

948

−‍8.4

−‍10.2

Average number of employees during year

8933)

953

−‍6.3

−‍9.0

1) Adjusted for currency effects
2) Adjusted for currency and acquisition effects
3) 925 employees (FTEs), of whom 57 on short-time work;
   average 951 employees (FTEs), of whom 58 on short-time work

Composition and calculation of additional performance measures that are not defined by Swiss GAAP FER.