The winner of the Prix SVC Espace Mittelland 2017 is the Heiniger AG from Herzogenbuchsee, market leader in products for animal shearing equipment.Heiniger AG has convinced the 16-strong expert jury in every respect. Thanks to numerous innovations and consistent focus on customer requirements, Heiniger AG is now the world market leader in the animal-based business: millions of livestock such as sheep, cows, horses or even dogs and camels are harvested and cared for every day with Heiniger equipment. “Heiniger AG impressed the jury with its innovative business model. The family business has succeeded in becoming a market leader in a highly competitive global market. One of the main reasons for this is the top quality of the “Swiss Made” products as well as the understanding of the real customer needs worldwide. “Jury President Walter Steinlin emphasized in his laudation. The family business was founded in 1946 by Hermann Heiniger and in now managed by CEO Daniel Heiniger in the third generation. It employs over 100 people, 33 of which are based in Australia and eight in New Zealand.
The much-appreciated «Xpert» was further developed, extensively revised and repeatedly tested. These efforts resulted in an incredibly fast device capable of withstanding even the toughest conditions. The new Xpert generation can be operated at two speeds, namely at 2'800 or at 2'500 double strokes per minute.
Due to the great success of the SaphirPink and the tremendous feedback from our customers over the past two years we have decided to make the SaphirPink a permanent part of our product range.
The successful Saphir line has been expanded by the reasonably priced Basic model. Saphir Basic is the ideal machine for those getting started with professional grooming.
With the Saphir Basic, the established and successful Saphir line has been expanded by a further clipper. This version of the Saphir with basic equipment is particularly suitable for beginners with a limited budget. Nevertheless, this clipper provides customers with the usual uncompromising Heiniger quality as well as maximum performance.