Rink GmbH & Co. KG

We are the world market leader in the field of uncorking bottles in crates.

The company RINK GmbH & Co. KG is a 3rd generation family business successfully operating in the beverage industry since 1968, located in Kreuztal.

Whether capping, opening or emptying – the company offers its customers economical machines for all aspects of cap and bottle processing. Innovative problem solutions for special tasks are also part of the range of services.

The products stand for reliability, user-friendliness and low maintenance.

With its machines for „opening bottles with crown caps“, the RINK company is the world market leader. The company is also an international leader with its crate unscrewing machines.

Worldwide, more than 1,000 well-known manufacturers of all kinds of beverages work successfully with RINK machines – a record to be proud of!

The company currently has sales of EUR 5.0 million and employs 28 people, mainly in design, assembly and service.

The export share is currently around 40 percent, with sales being handled by the company’s own representatives and in cooperation with complete plant suppliers. Customers include large beverage groups such as AB Inbev, SAB Miller, Heineken and Coca-Cola as well as small regional companies. The markets in Europe, Central America, South America, Africa, and Asia are served.

RINK’s products have been awarded the „Sustainability Award“ by the Rheinhessen Wine Association, the „Innovation Award“ by the German Winegrowers‘ Association and the „Germany at its Best“ prize by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Customer satisfaction has the highest priority:

All machines have a CE mark and comply with the current machinery directives.
A quality management system certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001 guarantees the highest product quality.






World wide: 28

Germany: 28

South Westphalia: 28

Sales Volume

2022: 5 Mio. €



Foundation by W. Rink with decorking machines


the first crate decapper is introduced to the market


takeover by Ursula (née Rink) and Jochen Bäcker


Product launch of the rotary decorker


Takeover by Dr. Michael Bäcker


Product expansion to include capping technology


Rink GmbH & Co. KG
Hagener Straße 450

Phone +49 02732 8946-0

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