ILLIES is characterized by its sound market knowledge, comprehensive technological expertise, long-standing business connections, and effective access to Asian markets.

As a project partner ILLIES offers comprehensive, technologically optimal, and commercially sustainable solutions.

"Deep knowledge of our markets, strong customer relations, and a consistent approach to marketing are the fundamentals of our added value." C. Michael Illies - President

Since its foundation in Japan in 1859, ILLIES has focused on Asia. As a whole, these markets represent almost 30% of the global economy.

ILLIES is your sales and project partner for the conception, implementation, and after-sales support of machinery, equipment, and complex processing systems for manufacturing industries in Asian markets.

"Cost and value determine a purchase decision. Nothing less than comprehensive guidance is our aspiration."

C. Michael Illies – President & CEO

At ILLIES it’s all about customer service – then, as now

Over the last 160 years, ILLIES has experienced a great deal of change in its vivid corporate history, while customer service has remained constantly the heart of our daily business. Then, as well as...

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The world’s largest international textile and garment technology exhibition ITMA Barcelona 2019, took place from 20-26 June, 2019. Many visitors are already expecting the next highlight-event for the...

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Label Forum 2019 in Japan – K. K. IRISU (C. ILLIES & CO.) presented its partner DURST Phototechnik and OMET

One of the most important events for the label printing and packaging industry in Japan – Label Forum 2019 – was held on 9-10 July in Tokyo. Over 100 local and international exhibitors demonstrated...

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160 years ILLIES – a throwback in our company history

ILLIES is turning 160. A great opportunity to go on a throwback #tbt as if it were 1859 - back to the early days of the company. Take a look at our gallery to see how it all began!

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ProPak Asia 2019: C. ILLIES (Thailand) participated successfully at the biggest processing and packaging event in Asia

This year’s trade fair for the processing and packaging industry ProPak, was attended again by hundreds of international exhibitors and machinery manufacturers from all over the world. More than...

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  • Germany
    • Hamburg
  • Japan
    • Tokyo
    • Osaka
  • China
    • Shanghai
    • Beijing
    • Guangzhou
    • Hong Kong
  • South Korea
    • Seoul
  • Taiwan
    • Taipei
  • Indonesia
    • Bandung
  • Vietnam
    • Ho Chi Minh City
    • Hanoi
  • Thailand
    • Bangkok

"The pace at which processes change within Asian markets has accelerated significantly. Due to a long-standing presence, cultural sensibility, differentiated knowledge of Asian markets, and highly motivated employees, ILLIES possesses indispensable qualities to successfully work a market in cooperation with our business partners."

Jan Rundshagen - Senior Executive Vice President & CSO Textile Technologies