Exchange Council welcomes EEX’s entry into the Japanese Power market

On Wednesday 24th June 2020, the Exchange Council of the European Energy Exchange (EEX) held its first meeting of 2020, chaired by Dr Michael Redanz, Managing Director of EWE Trading GmbH. In the course of the meeting, the Exchange Council discussed a number of topics including the recent introduction of EEX Japan Power Futures, the Read more about Exchange Council welcomes EEX’s entry into the Japanese Power market[…]

Counterfeit bearings – know the risks

Counterfeit bearings are a global issue, with all markets susceptible to the risks of buying these low-quality products. As a leading manufacturer of premium-quality bearings, NSK is focused on eradicating this issue, one that puts safety at risk and ultimately leads to users experiencing reduced reliability and higher lifecycle costs. The relentless drive to remain Read more about Counterfeit bearings – know the risks[…]

Sven Abend Leaves Lonza to Take CEO Position in Germany

•  Sven Abend has decided to resign from Lonza to take a CEO position in Germany. •  Recruitment plans are under way to appoint a permanent replacement. •  LSI is performing well and the segment carve-out process is nearing completion. Sven Abend has decided to resign from his position as a member of the Executive Read more about Sven Abend Leaves Lonza to Take CEO Position in Germany[…]

MSCI Upgrades Linde’s ESG Rating to A

Linde (NYSE: LIN; FWB: LIN) has been upgraded to A in MSCI’s ESG Ratings assessment, on a scale of CCC to AAA. The improvement from BBB was mainly attributed to the company’s comprehensive decarbonization strategy, including its initiatives to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions intensity by 35% and double the annual purchase of renewable power Read more about MSCI Upgrades Linde’s ESG Rating to A[…]

Executive Board and Supervisory Board of JENOPTIK AG propose to the Annual General Meeting 2020 to pay a dividend of 0.13 euros per share

The Executive Board of JENOPTIK AG decided, in agreement with the Supervisory Board, to propose to the virtual Annual General Meeting on August 7, 2020 to pay a dividend of 0.13 euros for fiscal year 2019. With this amount, Jenoptik will pay a dividend that is in line with the current average market expectation, subject Read more about Executive Board and Supervisory Board of JENOPTIK AG propose to the Annual General Meeting 2020 to pay a dividend of 0.13 euros per share[…]

Up to EUR100,000 reward for information about acid attack on CFO Bernhard Günther

On Sunday 4 March 2018 at around 9.20 a.m. CET, Bernhard Günther, CFO of innogy SE, was attacked out of the blue by two unidentified men on a park walkway in Haan, close to Düsseldorf. He was brought to the ground and his face was burned with highly concentrated acid. The perpetrators then fled in Read more about Up to EUR100,000 reward for information about acid attack on CFO Bernhard Günther[…]

Gurit advances closure of Zullwil Aerospace plant in Switzerland

Gurit (SIX Swiss Exchange: GUR) announces that it advances the closure of its Zullwil plant into 2020, several months earlier than originally planned.   The demand in the global Aerospace market has dropped because of the COVID-19 pandemic. On October 1, 2019 Gurit already communicated its intention to close the Zullwil, Switzerland site in the Read more about Gurit advances closure of Zullwil Aerospace plant in Switzerland[…]

Lonza Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Lonza announced today that Pierre-Alain Ruffieux has been appointed Chief Executive Officer effective 1 November 2020.   Pierre-Alain is currently Head of Global Pharma Technical Operations at Roche where he and his 12,000-strong team are responsible for all aspects of pharmaceutical commercial manufacturing and supply chain operations, technical, quality assurance and regulatory. Read more about Lonza Appoints New Chief Executive Officer[…]

Part 2 | Prototyping does not equal prototype

The Coronavirus pandemic is forcing companies to go digital. Anyone who does not have a clue when digital gibberish such as for example "prototyping" are used, will in future be given regular, easy-to-understand explanations of digitalization terminology in our series "Digital Solutions". www.stw-mobile-machines.com/en/news With 35 years of experience in the digitalization, automation and electrification of Read more about Part 2 | Prototyping does not equal prototype[…]

Technology Partner: Data quality – a consistent challenge You can save money with address validation

Good data quality, especially with regard to address data, should be a matter of course for online retailers and e-commerce businesses these days. Nevertheless, on average, every company has at least 20% incorrect, undeliverable or outdated addresses in the system. It starts with the input of customer data, where typing errors or spelling mistakes happen Read more about Technology Partner: Data quality – a consistent challenge You can save money with address validation[…]