The Metall Zug Group

Metall Zug is an industrial group of companies headquartered in Zug. The Group has around 5,000 employees and, as of January 1, 2019, comprises six business units:

  • Household Appliances (V-ZUG AG, SIBIRGroup AG, Gehrig Group AG and other subsidiaries)
  • Infection Control (Belimed Group)
  • Life Science Solutions (Belimed Life Science AG, Belimed Life Science d.o.o.)
  • Medical Devices (Haag-Streit Group)
  • Wire Processing (Schleuniger Group)
  • Technology Cluster & Infrastructure (V-ZUG Immobilien AG, V-ZUG Infra AG, MZ Infra AG)

The holding company Metall Zug AG is listed in the Swiss Reporting Standard of SIX Swiss Exchange in Zurich (type B registered shares: securities number 3982108, ticker symbol METN).

Household Appliances

The Household Appliances Business Unit has been developing, manufacturing and distributing high-quality kitchen and laundry appliances for private and commercial customers for many years. It comprises V-ZUG AG and its foreign subsidiaries as well as V-ZUG Kühltechnik AG, SIBIRGroup AG and Gehrig Group AG in Switzerland. The Household Appliances ­Business Unit employs a workforce of around 2,000, most of whom are based in Switzerland.

Infection Control

The Belimed Infection Control Group is one of the leading global suppliers of innovative cleaning, disinfectionand sterilization solutions, which are mainly used in hospitals. The company has more than 1,000 employees in 10 countries and is represented by a network of sales subsidiaries and authorized partners in more than 80 countries.

Life Science Solutions

The Belimed Life Science Group supplies innovative cleaning, disinfection and sterilization systems
and solutions, primarily for use in the pharmaceutical industry.

Wire Processing

The Schleuniger Group forms the Wire Processing Business Unit. Schleuniger is a globally active system partner and leading supplier to the wire processing and testing industry. Schleuniger products are used wherever highly precise connections, the highest productivity, visible quality and traceable data play a central role. The Schleuniger solutions portfolio includes semiautomatic and fully automatic machines, customized solutions for process and test automation, wiring test systems and function test systems, as well as various peripheral devices, measuring instruments, tools, software
and service solutions covering the entire spectrum of wire processing – all of which makes Schleuniger a competent partner for customers along their entire value chain. Its subsidiary DiIT GmbH is an important player in digitization and the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) in its sales markets. DiIT’s software solutions connect data along the entire process chain, improve process security, and facilitate data consistency and traceability. By connecting value chains in wire harness production, Schleuniger helps its customers to substantially boost their productivity. Schleuniger has more than 950 employees worldwide.

Medical Devices

Haag-Streit develops, produces and distributes high-quality products and services for diagnosis and surgery, mainly in the fields of ophthalmology and surgical microscopy. The Diagnostics segment includes slit lamps, biometry, perimetry, tonometers, practice management software for clinics and opticians and practice equipment. The Surgical segment includes microscopes, floor and roof stands and accessories. The company's other activities cover applications in the fields of pulmonology and measuring instruments.

Technologycluster & Infrastructure

The Technology Cluster Zug sends a clear signal for the future of the industry in Switzerland. A vibrant innovation district with strong appeal is coming to life in a unique setting in Zug. Great interlinking opportunities will create a buzzing part of town.