VaCom Technologies expands in India

Since it was founded in 1992, VaCom Technologies has been a pioneer in energy-efficiency consulting and its application within industrial refrigeration control systems. Now, the US-based company enters the growing Indian market. VaCom Technologies India was officially opened today in the city of Pune within the scope of a virtual opening ceremony. VaCom Technologies, a Read more about VaCom Technologies expands in India[…]

Sparx Services CE: Business Transformation in the financial sector

Norbert Schattner of ifb Group was significantly involved in the development of the reference architecture REFRAME for over ten years. REFRAME is based on the SPARX Enterprise Architect platform and enables corporate transformations in the financial sector. Ifb focuses its architecture entirely on standardisation and automation. Following a number of successes with insurance customers in Read more about Sparx Services CE: Business Transformation in the financial sector[…]

Bertschi Group is well positioned for the future despite COVID-19 and is expanding its Board of Directors

The Bertschi Group cannot escape the impacts of COVID-19. Shareholders were informed about current developments at the Annual General Meeting on 4 July 2020. The company handled the first wave of coronavirus with aplomb, thanks in part to its advanced digital transformation, which is to be further accelerated. The company also aims to proactively seek Read more about Bertschi Group is well positioned for the future despite COVID-19 and is expanding its Board of Directors[…]

Martin Zielke offers the mutual termination from office and Stefan Schmittmann resigns as Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Commerzbank’s CEO, Martin Zielke, has offered a mutual termination from office to the Supervisory Board Supervisory Board Chairman, Stefan Schmittmann, today resigned with effect from 3rd of August 2020 Zielke: “I would like to open the way for a fresh start. The bank needs a profound transformation and a new CEO, who will get the Read more about Martin Zielke offers the mutual termination from office and Stefan Schmittmann resigns as Chairman of the Supervisory Board[…]

Jenoptik accelerates profitable growth with acquisition of TRIOPTICS

TRIOPTICS is a leading high-growth photonics company (revenue of around 80 million euros and operating margin before depreciation of approximately 27 percent in 2019) Jenoptik CEO Traeger: “A significant step in Jenoptik’s strategic process of focusing on photonics that enables us to offer our customers a full range of products and services for applications in Read more about Jenoptik accelerates profitable growth with acquisition of TRIOPTICS[…]

Spoonflower and Kornit Mobilize

Being able to procure and install new systems within weeks demonstrates how strong a partnership Spoonflower and Kornit have.  In the Spring of 2020, Spoonflower, a North Carolina-based supplier of decorated textiles serving entrepreneurs, graphic designers, and DIY artisans worldwide, installed four new Kornit Presto S systems for roll-to-roll, direct-to-fabric digital decoration. This installation, which effectively doubled Spoonflower’s Read more about Spoonflower and Kornit Mobilize[…]

Decision of the Swiss Takeover Board on the non-existence of the obligation to make an offer with regard to Meyer Burger Technology Ltd

Meyer Burger Technology Ltd (SIX Swiss Exchange: MBTN) as well as Sentis Capital PCC, Zürcher Kantonalbank, Astaris Capital European Opportunities Master Fund Limited and IBH Beteiligungs- und Handelsgesellschaft m.b.H have filed an application with the Swiss Takeover Board on 26 June 2020 for a declaration that the obligation to make an offer for Meyer Burger Read more about Decision of the Swiss Takeover Board on the non-existence of the obligation to make an offer with regard to Meyer Burger Technology Ltd[…]

TÜV Rheinland: Cyber risks for industrial plants underestimated

Cyberattacks can threaten the industrial facilities of companies even more than their IT systems. However, a holistic view of the security of industrial plants is often lacking. This is a key finding of a recent study on security in industrial companies by TÜV Rheinland and the Ponemon Institute. Operational Technology in the sights of the Read more about TÜV Rheinland: Cyber risks for industrial plants underestimated[…]

Heidelberg standardizes company pension scheme

Bundling of pension schemes reduces administrative burden Agreed collective agreement with uniform dynamization of company pensions creates planning security New regulation leads to income of around € 65 million and strengthens the company’s equity The Management Board and employee representatives of Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) and the IG Metall trade union today reached agreement on Read more about Heidelberg standardizes company pension scheme[…]

Wirecard AG informs customers and partners about current business operations

As announced on Thursday, 25 June 2020, the Management Board of Wirecard AG has filed an application for opening of insolvency proceedings on behalf of Wirecard AG with the competent Munich Local Court. With the filing of the insolvency application, Wirecard’s business activities will be continued. The Management Board is of the opinion that continuation Read more about Wirecard AG informs customers and partners about current business operations[…]