KION Group

DGAP-News: KION Group has additional liquidity at its disposal

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 4:03pm

Frankfurt, May 22, 2020 - The KION Group is taking another precautionary measure to maintain its financial strength and flexibility during the coronavirus crisis.

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  • Frankfurt, May 22, 2020 - The KION Group is taking another precautionary measure to maintain its financial strength and flexibility during the coronavirus crisis.
  • The Group has reached agreement with its core group of banks on the provision of a syndicated liquidity line (SLL) with Kreditanstalt fr Wiederaufbau (KfW) taking a leading role.
  • With this additional syndicated credit facility, the KION Group believes it is in a very robust position to weather the current crisis.
  • The KION Group will repay any parts of the loan that it draws down, including interest and fees, as quickly as possible.

DGAP-News: KION GROUP AG: Jonathan Dawley appointed President & CEO of KION North America

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 3:06pm

- Executive Board member CP Quek: "Excellent opportunities for continuing to unlock potential in the region"

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  • - Executive Board member CP Quek: "Excellent opportunities for continuing to unlock potential in the region"
    Frankfurt/Main, May 18, 2020 - Jonathan M. Dawley takes over as President & CEO of KION North America on May 18, 2020.
  • Jonathan Dawley joins the KION Group from Putzmeister Holding GmbH, a subsidiary of Sany Heavy Industry Corporation, where he was head of the Americas region for over two years.
  • "With his addition to our experienced team at KION North America, we are well equipped to unlock the region's potential even further.
  • I am delighted that Jonathan will be bringing his extensive expertise to the KION Group and wish him every success with developing our Industrial Trucks & Services business in North America."

DGAP-News: KION Group makes a solid start to a year of huge challenges

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 6:03am

The order book was almost unchanged, ending the quarter at 3.629 billion compared with 3.632 billion as at December 31, 2019.

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  • The order book was almost unchanged, ending the quarter at 3.629 billion compared with 3.632 billion as at December 31, 2019.
  • This decline in earnings was driven primarily by the growing impact of the global spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
  • "The KION Group is playing a critical role in maintaining supplies to the general public during the current pandemic," said Gordon Riske, Chief Executive Officer of KION GROUP AG.
  • At the end of the first quarter of 2020, the KION Group continued to have significant headroom in respect to its current financing.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 12:45am

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  • Our terminal tractor market report covers the following areas:
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Dematic Acquires Global Logistics Automation Software Specialist

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 7:00am

The combined offerings will be especially attractive to new customers who desire a single software platform and after-market customers looking to add on to existing software.

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  • The combined offerings will be especially attractive to new customers who desire a single software platform and after-market customers looking to add on to existing software.
  • "This deal marks a significant moment in time for Dematic and for intralogistics as a whole," said Hasan Dandashly, CEO, Dematic.
  • The DAI team of proven intralogistics automation and supply chain experts will perfectly complement Dematic's existing software expertise.
  • Headquartered in Atlanta, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, supply chain solutions and related services, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

Dematic To Establish Global Headquarters In Midtown Atlanta Tech Hub

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 2:00pm

ATLANTA, April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dematic recently announced it will establish its global headquarters in Atlanta, securing approximately 40,000 square feet of space in the Coda complex in Midtown's Tech Square.

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  • ATLANTA, April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dematic recently announced it will establish its global headquarters in Atlanta, securing approximately 40,000 square feet of space in the Coda complex in Midtown's Tech Square.
  • Establishing our headquarters in Atlanta reflects our commitment to remaining a world leader in technology and innovation in the supply chain solution space through industry 4.0."
  • "We have partnered with Dematic for many years," said Tim Brown, Managing Director, Georgia Tech Supply Chain and Logistics Institute.
  • Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services and supply chain solutions.