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


Barry-Wehmiller to acquire Winkler+Dünnebier GmbH and POEM GmbH from Körber AG

ST. LOUIS - October 13, 2015 - Barry-Wehmiller Companies, Inc. has executed a definitive agreement to acquire the operations of Winkler+Dünnebier GmbH, including POEM (W+D). The acquisition includes W+D’s operations in Neuwied and Löhne, Germany, along with the U.S. subsidiary, W+D North America...more


Acquisition of Efacec Handling Solutions S.A. by Körber AG concluded

Hamburg, 17th of September 2015. The international technology group Körber completed the acquisition of Efacec Handling Solutions with effect from 17th of September 2015 following approval from the respective antitrust authorities. With the acquisition of this Portuguese intralogistics company,...more