News Release

Satake Reaches an Agreement in Australia

June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018

Satake and Laucke Reaches an Agreement in Australia

First Major Henry Simon Contract in Oceania

 Penrith, Australia; June 14, 2018 - Satake Australia Pty. Ltd., a subsidiary of Satake Corporation, Japan announces that it has reached an agreement in principle with Laucke Flour Mills Pty. Ltd. for a significant remodel and upgrade of Laucke's facilities at Bridgewater in Loddon, Victoria, Australia.

From left: Peter Cobb (General Manager, Laucke), Kenji Yamashita (President, Satake Australia), Chris J. Riches (CEO, Laucke), Craig Doorey (Director, Satake Australia)

This will be the first major contract for Henry Simon in Australia and Oceania.

Satake Australia Pty. Ltd will engineer, supply and install Henry Simon brand roller mills, plan sifters, and other processing machinery. With this remodel and upgrade, Laucke is expected to achieve 250mt/24hr capacity on Hard Wheat and 220mt/24hr capacity on Soft Wheat.

Kenji Yamashita, President of Satake Australia, says "we thank Laucke for appreciating and putting their trust in Henry Simon and its high standards. We look forward to deepen our relation and partnership with Laucke and with other millers in Australia and Oceania."

Henry Simon Roller Mill

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【About Laucke Flour Mills Pty. Ltd.】

Laucke Flour Mills was established in 1899 by Friedrich Laucke, a German miller who came to Australia to work and travel and establish the business now renowned internationally for the production of a broad spectrum of speciality flours and mixes for the food industry and the home baker.