BUILT FOR THE NEXT GENERATION
Since its establishment in 1955 by the brothers Helmut and Erich Loepfe, the company has been the pacesetter for innovation in textile quality control. Loepfe has established itself in the field of optical yarn clearers with pioneering achievements. Today, Loepfe is considered world-wide as the specialist for integral quality control systems. Fifty percent of the world-wide staple yarn production are monitored by Loepfe yarn clearers.
The headquarter is in Wetzikon/Switzerland where Loepfe employs approximately 150 employees. The production location Switzerland guarantees stability and reliability. All Loepfe products are developed and manufactured in Switzerland. Loepfe is represented in all important textile markets by an international network of representations and service locations.
Loepfe quality is based on our employees‘ unique know-how and many years of experience. They do outstanding work. Loepfe invests systematically in research and development. We know the complex requirements of the textile industry and provide tailor-made solutions, state-of-the-art technology. We keep an eye on the future and already work on tomorrow‘s solutions today.
Loepfe invented the optical yarn clearer. Optics, electronics and software are the foundation of our technical competence from which unique innovations and patents emerged. Optical yarn clearing is and remains the ideal measuring principle because the quality of the end-product is eventually assessed by the human eye. Textile quality control following the parameters of the human eye. We bring quality assurance in spinning and weaving mills to state-of-the-art level in close cooperation with our international partners and customers. Loepfe‘s competences are valued because they are unique in textile quality assurance.
BUILT FOR SUCCESS
SERVICES AT TOP LEVEL
Loepfe lays the foundation for the international success of its textile quality assurance systems with sustainable products and individual customer service. In-depth knowledge of the requirements and developments of the textile industry in the individual countries are the basis for long-standing relation with the industry leaders. Functional and future-oriented solutions offer added value for the customers. Sustained state-of- the-art solutions and the possibility to order all spare parts reliably even after many years are key to successful service. Loepfe´s main markets are China, India, Indonesia, Turkey, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Vietnam, Taiwan and Brazil.
Loepfe has a well-coordinated sales network with about 90 representations in more than 70 countries, offering local service, which is the key for customers‘ success. The service team comprises trained textile technologists with a wealth of experience, who can offer much more, than mere product support. Loepfe offers training and further education and locally ensures efficient quality management at top level.
BUILT TO BE ON TOP
Top quality and reliability characterize Loepfe´s work as manufacturer and service provider. The solutions guarantee satisfaction and give customers distinct competitive advantage. Loepfe contributes to perfecting quality assurance processes in the textile industry world-wide. Everything is done in order to make the top level possible. Already today, Loepfe is working on the next generation of textile quality control systems.
A certified quality management system according to DIN ISO 9001 underlines the effort for constant, controlled improvement of the company. Internal processes are defined and reproducible. The pursuit of quality at the highest level guarantees reliable products.
BUILT FOR THE FUTURE
In close contact with customers and partners – Loepfe innovations are created in Wetzikon, Switzerland. Approximately 12% of the turnover is reinvested in the development of leading technical applications and innovative problem solutions for the textile industry. In very close cooperation with manufacturers of winding and weaving machines, the Loepfe systems are integrated into the respective machines. Customers around the globe especially appreciate the vast experience, competence, and exibility of the development teams.
BUILT FOR EXPERT SOLUTIONS
A good portion of Loepfe´s business is directly with machine manufacturers in Europe and the Far East. Working together hand in hand with the manufacturers increases the effectivity in quality assurance from year to year. In addition to many excellent partnerships in the textile industry itself, partnerships exist with the following OEM customers.