The world’s leading provider of slitter rewinders, GOEBEL IMS, has become an Goebel IMS gets the ball rolling pic 2official sponsor for the German soccer team, SV Darmstadt 98. After a thirty three year absence from the league, the first Bundesliga team is back.


To celebrate the new sponsorship, GOEBEL IMS has been giving away tickets to employees to cheer on their team in person. GOEBEL IMS’ management states: “We have been committed to the city of Darmstadt and the region as an employer for over 165 years. As part of our extended commitment, our aim is to contribute to the successful performance of SV Darmstadt 98 in the Bundesliga and provide the opportunity for our staff to cheer for the team!”


The team proved its prowess on its first match day in the national league with a deserved result of 2:2 against Hannover 96 and followed up with a 1:1 result against FC Schalke 04 on its second match day – another cause for jubilation for the GOEBEL IMS staff.




GOEBEL IMS is the world’s leading provider of slitter rewinders for converting paper and board, tobacco, films, alufoil, aseptic packaging and other special materials. No other manufacturer covers such a wide range of slitters. The range of products includes slitter rewinders and winding machines for the production and converting process, as well as inspection and spindle machines for processing. Their machines are developed and manufactured at production sites in Germany and Italy. In addition to manufacturing machines, GOEBEL IMS is also your contact partner when it comes to modernizing and optimizing machines, and delivers spare parts and accessories.