Challenging times for the European RAC market

In the European automotive market, the Rent-A-Car channel appears to be taking the hardest hit in percentage loss as a result of the Coronavirus crisis. This analysis will look at the RAC market in 16 Western and Central European countries and highlight the recent developments and differences. In 2019, RAC companies from the 16 countries Read more about Challenging times for the European RAC market[…]

Meet kasko2go new Scoring Next Gen!

Meet our new Scoring Next Gen! We are launching a new scoring platform Scoring NG as a new step in the systematic development of our company. It’s been developed through implementing General AI solutions by our Israeli specialists. University professors and Ph.D. scientists from Switzerland and Israel have participated in this RnD. Patenting this solution Read more about Meet kasko2go new Scoring Next Gen![…]

Manufacturers and Dealerships: How are the sometime “tactical channels” fairing?

Half a lap in and the European Automotive industry appears to have rounded the surprise Covid-19 chicane in 2020’s track. Whether there are more twists and turns as the year goes on, this is still to be played out. With this press release we will concentrate on the Dealership and Manufacturer registrations from the EU-8: Read more about Manufacturers and Dealerships: How are the sometime “tactical channels” fairing?[…]

KPIT Expands Presence in Europe by Setting up a New Software Engineering Center in Munich

. • Largest center for software development and integration in the area of Electrification, Autonomous Driving, AUTOSAR & Vehicle Diagnostics, outside of India • Will be home for talent across Europe from more than 25 countries KPIT Technologies – a leading software integration partner to automotive OEMs and Tier 1s, today announced setting up of Read more about KPIT Expands Presence in Europe by Setting up a New Software Engineering Center in Munich[…]

Studies confirm: Flottweg is an excellent employer

Flottweg SE from Vilsbiburg is one of the absolute top employers in the region of Landshut: In cooperation with WELT, a German national newspaper, the Cologne-based analysis institute ServiceValue GmbH conducts large regional and national surveys to assess the attractiveness of German companies to the general public. "Germany’s Best Employers", reflects the results of the Read more about Studies confirm: Flottweg is an excellent employer[…]

EMVA Covid-19 Survey 2020

During April and June 2020, the EMVA conducted a bipartite survey on the effects of the Covid-19 crisis for the machine vision industry. A standardized questionnaire was distributed by email to a wide range of industry participants, both EMVA member companies and from the wider industry. The results were complemented and verified by a series Read more about EMVA Covid-19 Survey 2020[…]

Digital Transformation: Digitalization Push of the Corona Crisis as an Opportunity

The digital transformation is experiencing a real boost from the Corona crisis. Mechanical engineering and automation companies such as KUKA see this as an opportunity and identify potential for new business fields. Processes are becoming more transparent and can be digitally optimized – without any physical presence. Consequently, more and more companies are investing in Read more about Digital Transformation: Digitalization Push of the Corona Crisis as an Opportunity[…]

umlaut study: More than 90 percent of UK’s fixed lines meet the challenges of working from home

umlaut (formerly P3 group AG), the global consultancy company and leader in mobile network testing and benchmarking, has analysed the fixed lines of the United Kingdom with regards to network performance. The study’s findings include: In most households, the speeds are perfectly adequate for a large part of the existing video conferencing applications. Only one Read more about umlaut study: More than 90 percent of UK’s fixed lines meet the challenges of working from home[…]

Stocks: the opportunities besides the broad market

In recent weeks, the stock markets have made every effort to make up for the pandemic losses. The major indices have already become more expensive again. “There are, however, also opportunities besides the broad market”, remarked Carsten Gerlinger, Vice President of Moventum AM. “We are currently seeing opportunities in REITs, among others”, said Gerlinger. “These Read more about Stocks: the opportunities besides the broad market[…]

Rebounding in 2020 and where are we now

Ok, the collapse of the Automotive market during the Corona lockdowns has made for harsh statistics showing the decline. The good news is that we see the recovering of some marketplaces as restrictions lift, but how much movement towards the “old” or as we are being told the “new” normal has this start of the Read more about Rebounding in 2020 and where are we now[…]