Family-owned company, HEUTE GmbH from Solingen, Germany, has been existing since 1905 and is well established as a specialist in industrial brush cleaning equipment. The main areas of activity are tire & sole cleaning and disinfection system: ProfilGate. Easy Engineering: What’s the news for 2021 about new products? HEUTE: Automatization of wet system. E.E What are the ranges of products? HEUTE: From little trolley wheel to heavy forklift – ProfilGate covers the entire range of material handling devices and shoes of personnel. E.E: At what stage is the market where you are currently active? HEUTE: Manufacturing industry and food processing, both on the rise, especially food processing. E.E: What can you tell us about market trends? HEUTE: Tendency away from forklifts towards AGV. Automation in manufacturing industry is a megatrend. E.E: What are the most innovative products marketed? HEUTE: Our ProfilGate cleaning system is patented and therefore enjoys a unique position in the market. The idea of cleaning forklift is obvious and necessary. E.E: What estimations do you have for 2021? HEUTE: Cleanliness gets more and more important across all industries. This means tremendous growth potential for our ProfilGate cleaning system.