Festo is a leading international supplier of automation technology with a turnover in 2013 of around €2.28 billion. Festo employs about 16,200 people worldwide and is a proven innovator and problem solver in the field of pneumatic and electrical automation where it has established itself as the performance leader. Festo Industrial Automation's innovative strength is demonstrated through the introduction of around 100 new products being launched every year. The company invests over 7% of its turnover in R&D resulting in over 2,600 patents held worldwide. This represents an interesting marketing challenge, one which Technical Associates has been proud to handle for many years.
Technical Publicity is Festo's UK retained PR agency, responsible for growing the company's brand and managing the multiple product launch and awareness campaigns.