The Heitz-Group has evolved from a manufacturer of real wood veneer edging into a market-defining supplier to
the wood working industry, the specialist trade and the skilled trade industry.
Today, A.V.E.C. offers the full range of veneer edgings and wrapping veneers,
and is the undisputed market leader in terms of sales and turnover.
Heitz: The leader in veneer edging
The name Heitz epitomizes veneer edging quality that sets standards in the international market. It all began more than 45 years ago with the production of real wood veneer edging. Unique products have solidified our reputation since then.
As a trendsetter of innovation, we cover the entire range of real wood and industrial veneer edgings, thick veneer edgings and wrapping and soft-forming veneers. By using state-of-the-art technologies, we are significantly improving the efficiency of the veneer edging production and have established ourselves as one of the leading trendsetters and partners in the wood processing industry, the specialist trade and the skilled trade industry.
The Heitz-Group, a subsidiary of INDUS Holding AG.
The values that shape us
What philosophies have allowed us to establish a clear position in the market for veneer edging, and establish ourselves internationally as one of the leading suppliers for the wood processing industry, the specialist trade and the skilled trade industry? The answer is simple:
- Uncompromising focus on quality as the top priority
- Specialization in the production of real wood veneer edging
- Use of the latest technology and innovative production processes
- A product strategy that focuses on sustainability and the conservation of natural resources
- And last but not least: absolute customer orientation and focus on the often-invoked “secondary virtues” such as expert advice, individual service, reliability and adherence to deadlines
Heitz was founded in Melle, Germany, in 1975 and is still based there today.
It has made a name for itself internationally with the production of real wood veneer edging.
Heitz has been part of the globally operating INDUS since 2016, which is broadly based and has holdings in a large number of medium-sized hidden champions in various industries. Within this strong group, Heitz has great entrepreneurial freedom and thus unlimited development opportunities.
The companies of the Heitz-Group
H. Heitz Furnierkantenwerk GmbH & Co. KG
Maschweg 27, 49324 Melle, Deutschland
Heitz Élfurnér Művek Kft.
Iskola u. 1., H-2490 Pusztaszabolcs, Ungarn
A.V.E.C. American Veneer Edgebanding Co., Inc.
1700 James Parkway, Heath, Ohio 43056, USA