We write history. Our own.

An enterprise can only exist if it continually develops itself further. The history of our company is marked by determined decisions and important milestones on the way to the company we are today. Ready for a trip through time?
  • 1947

    Prof. Ulrich Gabler initiates the enterprise GABLER. From the outset successful, the company grows steadily and generates international demand for its special products.

  • 1974

    The thermoforming division is consistently extended. A reinforced team presses ahead with research and the development of new processes and machines.

  • 2000

    Widening of the product spectrum in cooperation with partner LYLE Industries Inc., Beaverton, USA.

  • 2004

    GABLER Thermoform is spun out as a company of GABLER Maschinenbau and in future operates autonomously on the market. The focus on new products in thermoforming is consolidated in parallel.

  • 2013

    GABLER Thermoform becomes part of POSSEHL Mittelstandsbeteiligungen. The holding of the worldwide active POSSEHL Group integrates leading SMEs under their roof and lends GABLER Thermoform even more stability and new momentum for the future development.

  • 2016

    We open a new chapter in our catalogue of innovations: M100 makes its debut and sets new standards for the large series production of cups. In addition, we intensify our innovation programme "Digitisation".

  • 2017/2018

    The high-performance automation is extended further and covers the entire process of granulate through to finished packaged carton. More and more in focus: efficient processes for packaging.