Laempe & Mössner GmbH

Invitation to press conference at GIFA (June 16 – 20, 2015) in Dusseldorf

Dear Sir or Madam,

Laempe & Mössner, the world leader in the field of core moulding technology and the Japanese Sintokogio Co., Ltd (“Sinto”), the world's largest foundry machinery manufacturing group agreed on a strategic partnership. The company from Nagoya acquires 40 percent of shares of the German family-owned enterprise; the owner family Mössner remains majority shareholder with 60 percent of shares. Besides strategic advantages, the new partnership is expected to create synergies in the areas of purchasing, sales and research and development. The partnership is leading the way in the business.

Therefore, we cordially invite accredited media representatives to press conference at GIFA:

Tuesday, June 16, 13:00 – 14:00 clock, in Room B 10.1, Hall 10.

We provide the new internationalization strategy, the new brand identity as well as the objectives of the partnership. As interlocutors Andreas Mössner (CEO of Laempe & Mössner GmbH) and Atsushi Nagai (President of Sintokogio Co., Ltd.) are available.

The press conference is also listed in GIFA-press guide for journalists and is conducted in English and German. We are very excited about your participation and would appreciate a short appointment confirmation.

In this case we are asking you for a brief confirmation : Thomas Doriath Doriath Kommunikation Media Relations Laempe & Mössner GmbH +49 176 24244283 pr@laempe.com or t@doriath-komm.de

The press conference will be held at Room 10.1 B at Hall 10 at GIFA!