Professional cash processing machines

Over 25 years of experience

SOUTH Automation Int. GmbH is a member of the international SOUTH Group  with various activities in the field of automation and security.

In the field of cash processing for coins and banknotes, we serve for 25 years the global market with professional cash  processing machines, previously under different brand names, under the SOUTH label.

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Professional coin processing

The Coin Company

Our range offers one of the biggest choices of Professional coin processing machines, that includes counting, sorting, detecting, wrapping and packing, coin logistic products, self-service machines, OEM-modules and more.

We aim to offer quality products with the right support and short delivery times for machines and parts.

Our in-house development and production make us as independent as possible from suppliers and assures high quality support over the lifetime of the products. Still, there are a few products from our first days in the market which continue to get support.

These are just a few reasons why 4 of the top 5 Global CIT companies use our products.

25 years of professional cash processing

Company History


Procoin International GmbH is renamed to SOUTH Automation Int. GmbH, reflecting better the present and future activities of a wider range of professional cash processing for coins and banknotes and also beyond that. SOUTH withdraws from the joint venture company Procoin GmbH and supplies the market exclusively through its own distribution centers under the brand names cashDNA® and cashMAX®. Despite of brand rights in certain markets and regions, SOUTH products will not be sold anymore with the Procoin brand label.


Procoin International GmbH is established in Mörfelden-Walldorf (Germany) in order to be closer to international customers in its role as a manufacturer. SOUTH Group holds 80 % of the shares, while Procoin GmbH holds 20 %.


To the occasion of the 20th anniversary of SOUTH Group and successful years in the domestic market, the decision for a stronger global presence is made which should be realized one year later.


SOUTH moves into new facilities with 37,000 m² building for development and manufacturing. Its joint venture brand Procoin for the world market is also graved at the entrance door, along with the brand SOUTH.


With the company name change from Reis Banktechnik- und Einrichtungen GmbH to Procoin GmbH, SOUTH products are distributed in the world market exclusively under the brand Procoin.

SOUTH production facilities are being certified ISO 9001.


Extension of the product portfolio by coin wrapping and coin deposit machines.

SOUTH’s long-term partner REIS is sold to Glory, Japan. SOUTH remains its 50% share of Reis Banktechnik- und Einrichtungen GmbH, while Dr. Karl Rumbach and Hans Wrieden hold respectively 25%.


Development of the first own series of banknote counters and coin processing equipment.

Strengthened cooperation with REIS and its newly founded Reis Banktechnik- und Einrichtungen GmbH as a 50/50 joint venture of REIS and SOUTH with focus on OEM production for known brands across the world.


Cooperation between SOUTH and Standardwerk Eugen Reis GmbH (REIS), Germany as well as Tellac / Musashi, Japan for the development and manufacturing of more than 20 coin and banknote products.


Establishment of SOUTH Science Technology Electronics Co., Ltd. (SOUTH).