News from the Business Areas


New CEO for the Körber AG

As of October 1st Stephan Seifert is the new CEO of Körber AG. Seifert has been member of the Group Executive Board since 2012. He succeeds – as was planned for a long time – Richard Bauer. Bauer is now member of the Group’s Supervisory Board and dedicated Chairman of this body.  ...more


Körber AG acquires Qubiqa Logistics

The international technology Group Körber has completed its acquisition of Qubiqa Logistics with effect on July 12, 2016. With its takeover of the Danish intralogistics company, the Group is pushing ahead with the internationalization of its Business Area Logistics Systems....more


International technology group Körber creates the future by successfully investing in “Industry 4.0”

Körber, the international technology group, continued to implement its strategy for sustained growth and technology leadership in 2015. This was achieved through acquisitions and investments – in particular in research and development. Körber remains on course for internationalization with the...more


Leading pharma MES provider Werum IT Solutions extends presence in Asia Pacific by acquiring Factorytalk’s MES business

Werum IT Solutions GmbH, the leading international supplier of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) software for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry, and Factorytalk Co., Ltd., Thailand, a leading consulting company for pharma manufacturers in Southeast Asia, jointly announce the...more


Barry-Wehmiller acquires Winkler+Dünnebier GmbH and POEM GmbH (W+D) from Körber AG

W+D becomes second business in Barry-Wehmiller’s expanding Converting Solutions platform...more


Long-term succession plan in the Group’s top management

Hamburg, December 1, 2015. Stephan Seifert became the Vice Chairman of the Group Executive Board on November 1, 2015 and will become the new Chairman of the Group Executive Board as of October 1, 2016. Harald Vogelsang will join the Group Executive Board effective April 1, 2016. Hildemar Böhm and...more


Körber successfully issues Schuldschein loan worth € 600 million

Hamburg, December 1, 2015. With the issuing of a Schuldschein loan in mid-October, Körber AG has created a strategic reservoir of financing for growth activities. Körber has thus exploited the favorable conditions of the capital market. The conclusive total volume of the transaction of € 600...more