Carugil began its activity in 1961 as a producer if packaging machinery, moving afterwards to the confectionery field, which has been her main business since 1970. Nowadays, Carugil is a worldwide leading manufacturer for the confectionery sector.
Knobel was established in 1977 and took off manufacturing machines for the pharmaceutical industry. In 1982 they launched their first chocolate depositor. This marked the start of an impressive development leading to a high-end range of computer controlled chocolate moulding lines and 3D capable depositing technology.