Infection protection on the cutting edge – UVCARE® by Schmelter LED-Technology® wins the Red Dot Design Award 2021 in two categories

The topic of Covid continues to be ever-present. In addition to conventional protective measures, innovative technical solutions are becoming increasingly important. In enclosed spaces where contact is unavoidable, targeted air disinfection offers a way to significantly reduce the risk of infection. Conventional air filters are often quickly stretched to their limits. Classic filter materials such Read more about Infection protection on the cutting edge – UVCARE® by Schmelter LED-Technology® wins the Red Dot Design Award 2021 in two categories[…]

Now HARVEY® always ensures the perfect sound on site, even in all wind conditions

Whether in a beach club on the Cote d’Azur, in a fish restaurant on the Algarve or on a hotel terrace on the Baltic Sea: whichever way the wind blows, HARVEY always ensures the perfect sound on site, whatever the wind conditions. HARVEY is the first audio DSP that can control the audio volume depending Read more about Now HARVEY® always ensures the perfect sound on site, even in all wind conditions[…]

53% of fire safety professionals have seen an increase in fire door wedging

The survey, which was completed to gain an insight into how COVID-19 has impacted the fire safety industry over the last 12 months, highlighted key themes such as the impact of financial pressure following the pandemic. 84% of the respondents identified that financial pressure has made businesses less likely to carry out fire safety maintenance Read more about 53% of fire safety professionals have seen an increase in fire door wedging[…]

Rhenus Project Logistics organises shipment of transformers to France via inland waterways

The heavy-duty lighter, "Fortitudo", transported three transformers from the port of Duisburg to Saint-Leu d’Esserent in France via several European inland waterways at the end of March. The transport operation took the cargo along rivers and canals in Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. The ordering party is Rhenus Project Logistics, which specialises in shipping Read more about Rhenus Project Logistics organises shipment of transformers to France via inland waterways[…]

GRAMMER AG: Preliminary figures for the first quarter 2021

On the basis of its preliminary figures, GRAMMER AG expects to report group revenue of around 490 million euros for the first quarter of 2021, roughly 8 percent higher than in the same quarter of the previous year (2020: 454.9 million euros). Revenue in the first quarter was driven by sustained strong demand in both Read more about GRAMMER AG: Preliminary figures for the first quarter 2021[…]

Even in the cloud, security has its price

Anyone who believes that data in the cloud floats in an unassailable space has just been proven wrong, because last Wednesday one of the data centres of Europe’s largest cloud provider OVH burned to the ground. More than 12,000 servers went up in flames on the five floors, causing 3.6 million websites alone to go Read more about Even in the cloud, security has its price[…]

Bizerba 2021 once again awarded as Top Supplier Retail – for the installation of its Smart Shelf solution at BILLA MERKUR Austria

At the reta awards 2021, Bizerba was again awarded the coveted Top Supplier Retail 2021 seal by the EHI Retail Institute. This year‘s reta award went to the REWE Group subsidiary BILLA MERKUR Austria for its use of the Smart Shelf solution from Bizerba in MERKUR bakery shops. The networked Smart Shelf solution offered by Read more about Bizerba 2021 once again awarded as Top Supplier Retail – for the installation of its Smart Shelf solution at BILLA MERKUR Austria[…]

Milestone reached: thyssenkrupp and IG Metall union conclude basic agreement to limit the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic at Steel and strengthen its competitive position

thyssenkrupp Steel and the trade union Industriegewerkschaft Metall have concluded a basic agreement to supplement the “Future Pact for Steel” collective agreement of March 24, 2020. It includes up to 750 additional job cuts in administration and production-related areas and the assessment of operator models for operating facilities to further increase efficiency in the company. Read more about Milestone reached: thyssenkrupp and IG Metall union conclude basic agreement to limit the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic at Steel and strengthen its competitive position[…]

Sesotec Guide to Validation and Verification of Product Inspection Systems in the Food Industry

Sesotec has published a guide to validation and verification of product inspection systems on its website. The guide is intended to help quality managers and production managers in food processing companies to generate a common understanding regarding validation and verification processes in their own organization and to implement appropriate procedures. A reliable and documented system Read more about Sesotec Guide to Validation and Verification of Product Inspection Systems in the Food Industry[…]

Schaeffler publishes Sustainability Report 2020

Substantial improvement in CDP climate rating from “D” to “A-” Measures to increase resource and energy efficiency significantly intensified during 2020 Carbon-neutral production within the Schaeffler Group by 2030 Schaeffler is one of the UN’s 50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders The Schaeffler Group continues to expand its commitment in the field of climate protection – Read more about Schaeffler publishes Sustainability Report 2020[…]