Balanças Marques (Portugal) - To mark its 50th anniversary, Balanças Marques launches a Special Edition of the BM5 scale, its star product in commercial weighing. “BM5 50th Anniversary Edition is a top-of-the-line scale, of a limited and exclusive series, with new characteristics and features and a bold image”, stated Balanças Marques.
The new BM5 scale is a Special Edition commemorative of the 50th anniversary of Balanças Marques, with a production limited to 600 units, all numbered and with allusive engraving in stainless steel, one for each month of the company's activity since its founding in 1967. It’s the result of a half-century work by Balanças Marques, Portuguese company again elected this year the third best in the world at the Weighing Review Awards.
“With BM5 50th Anniversary Edition, Balanças Marques created a new concept, but without losing all recognized qualities, such as robustness, efficiency and reliability. Besides the modern and bold design, BM5 50th Anniversary Edition counts on the application of the most advanced technologies, which puts it at the forefront and distinguishes it among the best scales. Its new structure was also developed with the aim of an even more practical and functional use”, they added.
“BM5 50th Anniversary Edition is based on the latest ARM technology, with a Marques motherboard equipped with Dual Core processor, which guarantees high performance, speed and robustness. Its dual LCD Touch Screen, with projected capacitive technology, of 15” for the user, is another strength of this scale, as well as the fact that it uses ETPOS version 5, certified billing and management software, which is optimized for operation on this equipment”, added Balanças Marques.
One of the innovations of BM5 50th Anniversary Edition is the sliding printing mechanism. It is now possible to slide the printer out of the body of the scale, making it easier to change the roller, a solution that has allowed not to change the reliable printing mechanism.
“The digital level bubble is another of the innovations presented in the new model of BM5 and that certainly will lead to a new trend in the world of scales, as well as the built-in scanner, which makes this Special Edition even more unique and unparalleled,“ they shared.
“And since the great scales are also made of small details of the most useful in everyday use, a backrest was created on the BM5 50th Anniversary Edition plate”, concluded Balanças Marques about the new BM5 scale.
Balanças Marques: a Weight History with half a century
Founded in 1967, Balanças Marques celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2017. Five decades of activity in the manufacture of commercial and industrial scales, in which the company grew safely and consistently, expanded internationally, and gained recognition for the quality of its products. Balanças Marques was elected in 2014 and 2017 as the third best weighing company in the world at the Weighing Review Awards, as well as several of its equipments were considered the best in the world, distinctions that motivate the company to aim to do even more and better.