About us



We specialise in supporting and assisting label printers by offering a comprehensive portfolio of machines and services for successful product manufacture. We therefore define our areas of activity based on our customers’ needs and by playing a leading role in those sectors they are actively involved in. This leading role is achieved by providing label and folding carton printers with services and products that yield the maximum benefit.

Our portfolio: maximising customer benefits

The unique nature of our products and services is reflected in a comprehensive portfolio that is geared to the needs of labelprinters and can be repeatedly adapted to the particular requirements. This portfolio includes in particular presses, die-cutting units and accessories, screen printing plates, a spare parts service and a full range of other services.

Sustainability: our top corporate objective

We are committed to sustainability and take our economic, social and environmental responsibilities very seriously, giving all three aspects equal weight and increasing our customers’ competitiveness in a truly unique way. Both Gallus as a company and each individual Gallus employee work to satisfy the present generation’s expectations without jeopardising the existence of future generations.

Member of the Heidelberg Group

Gallus, a subsidiary of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg), with production facilities in Switzerland and Germany, is a leading company in the development, production and sale of conventional and digital narrow-web, reel-fed presses designed for the label and packaging business. The machine portfolio is augmented by a broad range of screen printing plates (Gallus Screeny), globally decentralised service operations, and a broad offering of printing accessories and replacement parts. Products and services of the Gallus brand are distributed through the global Heidelberg Sales and Service network. The comprehensive portfolio also includes consulting services provided by label experts in all relevant printing and process engineering tasks. Gallus employs around 275 people, of whom 225 are based in Switzerland, where the company has its headquarters in St. Gallen.

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG

Heidelberg has been a major provider and partner for the global printing industry for many years. It offers its customers all necessary components essential to the success of their business activities in commercial and packaging printing. It develops and produces core technologies itself, while providing complementary components and technologies to its customers via strategic partnerships. All in all, some 12,500 people work for Heidelberg worldwide. In Germany, it produces highly automated and versatile high-tech machines according to customer requirements in all the format classes it offers. In Qingpu, near Shanghai, China, Heidelberg manufactures high-quality preconfigured edition models.