Manz AG manufactures and sells high-tech equipment in Germany and internationally. The company operates in five segments: Solar, Electronics, Energy Storage, Contract Manufacturing, and Service. The Solar segment provides production solutions for thin-film solar modules and CIGS thin-film technology. The Electronics segment offers production, assembly, and handling systems for the manufacture of LCD, OLED, and AMOLED flat screen displays, touch sensors, printed circuit boards, and chip carriers, as well as smartphones, tablet computers, laptops, wearables, and other consumer electronics; and automated assembly solutions for the automotive industry. The Energy Storage segment offers production, assembly, and handling equipment for lithium-ion battery cells, modules, and packs, as well as for capacitors, which are used in the areas of electronic end devices, battery-powered power tools and gardening equipment, stationary energy storage, and e-mobility. The Contract Manufacturing segment provides contract manufacturing services for equipment manufacturing, parts production, and assembly works. The Service segment offers after-sales services, such as repair and maintenance, or conversion and upgrade services for machines and assemblies. Manz AG also provides simulation and factory planning, process and prototype development, and customer training services. The company was formerly known as Manz Automation AG and changed its name to Manz AG in June 2011. Manz AG was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Reutlingen, Germany.