In 2023, the business landscape in the Polish manufacturing sector is facing challenges such as unstable supply chains for raw materials, high energy costs, and a shortage of skilled workers. This situation is pushing manufacturing companies to explore new solutions, which include investing in advanced technologies. This trend opens up promising opportunities for Swiss companies looking to contribute to enhancing the competitiveness of the Polish industry.
The Helbling Group supports companies with product innovation and development. It also advises companies on the development of strategies, innovations, M&A, and potential for cost savings. Its focuses are the sectors of household appliances, medical technology, pharmaceuticals, apparatus and laboratory equipment, transportation, machinery, and plant construction. The Group is headquartered in Zurich, with subsidiaries in Germany, Poland, the US, and China, and employs more than 600 people. Dr. Urban Schnell, Managing Director at Helbling Technik and Partner of the Helbling Group, talks about his experiences with internationalization in Poland.