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DGAP-News: Schaeffler AG: Schaeffler opens new e-mobility plant built to the very latest standards of sustainability

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 3:28pm

The new plant also highlights our ambitions to continue our strong growth in e-mobility."

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  • The new plant also highlights our ambitions to continue our strong growth in e-mobility."
  • Construction work on Szombathely II, the Schaeffler Group's second plant in western Hungary, started in 2020.
  • Schaeffler's total sustainability concept also includes on-site outdoor nature zones and an organic pond for enhanced local biodiversity.
  • With more than 1,900 patent applications in 2020, Schaeffler is Germany's second most innovative company according to the DPMA (German Patent and Trademark Office).

DGAP-News: GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft: Wins one of the largest orders in the company's history in the growing 'New Food' market of the future

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 10:04am

Building the new factory in Nebraska, USA, will start later this year and is expected to be completed towards the end of 2023.

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  • Building the new factory in Nebraska, USA, will start later this year and is expected to be completed towards the end of 2023.
  • "The demand for foods that have a demonstrably lower environmental footprint than conventionally produced products is growing enormously," says GEA CEO Stefan Klebert.
  • The international industrial technology group specializes in machinery and plants as well as advanced process technology, components and comprehensive services.
  • GEA plants, processes and components help achieve significant reductions in carbon emissions, plastic use and food waste in production worldwide.

DGAP-News: Formycon's COVID-19 drug FYB207 Wins Prestigious Pharma Trend Image & Innovation Award 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 8:01am

Press Release // September 15, 2021

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  • Press Release // September 15, 2021
    Munich - Formycon AG (ISIN: DE000A1EWVY8/ WKN: A1EWVY) yesterday received the Pharma Trend Image & Innovation "Most Innovative Product(R)" Award in the category of Leap Innovations for its COVID-19 drug development FYB207.
  • For what is now the 22nd time, the Pharma Trend Image & Innovation Awards, also known in the industry as the Pharma Oscars, were presented in various categories at a celebratory awards ceremony under the patronage of Bavarian Health Minister Klaus Holetschek, MdL.
  • "Receiving the prestigious Pharma Trend Image & Innovation 'Most Innovative Product(R)' Award for Leap Innovations is a great pleasure and encourages us in our innovative COVID-19 drug development.
  • Based on its extensive experience in the development of biopharmaceutical drugs, the company is also working on the development of an innovative COVID-19 drug.

Nafeza: Egypt Launches New Trade Facilitation Technology to Create “Region’s Most Advanced Global Logistics Hub”

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 7:30am

The Government of Egypt will next month implement a new trade facilitation technology which will improve processing time and reduce costs for all exporters to the country.

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  • The Government of Egypt will next month implement a new trade facilitation technology which will improve processing time and reduce costs for all exporters to the country.
  • Egypt has embarked on ambitious plans to transform its trade infrastructure, including the modernisation of its entire customs management system.
  • This new technology will make it much easier for companies all over the world to trade with Egypt, helping to deliver the Governments plan to create the most advanced logistics hub in the region.
  • Mr. Jan Noether, the Chief Executive Officer of the German Chamber of Commerce (AHK) in Egypt, says: This new trade facilitation technology will make it simpler, easier and cheaper for all companies exporting goods to Egypt.

DGAP-News: creditshelf reaches milestone of more than EUR 100 million new business while maintaining a stable portfolio performance

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 7:01am

This success is based on creditshelf's distinct and data-driven marketing approach and continuously expanded sales channels.

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  • This success is based on creditshelf's distinct and data-driven marketing approach and continuously expanded sales channels.
  • With high granularity and rewarding yields in a low interest rate environment, creditshelf's loans present an attractive asset class and opportunity for institutional investors.
  • credithelf CEO Dr. Tim Thabe comments on the success: "We are very proud to have reached the 'magic' EUR 100 million milestone in September, while the historically strong months of the year still lie ahead.
  • The loans arranged by creditshelf cover the full spectrum of the German SME sector and their individual financing needs.

SOFIA Enables First Clear Look into Star-Forming Region Westerlund 2

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 6:00pm

When massive stars begin to form, they emit large quantities of protons, electrons, and heavy atoms, which together are called stellar winds.

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  • When massive stars begin to form, they emit large quantities of protons, electrons, and heavy atoms, which together are called stellar winds.
  • In extreme cases, the stellar winds can create bubbles of hot plasma and gas in their surrounding clouds.
  • Combined with the measurements from the rest of the electromagnetic spectrum, it results in a 3D view of the stellar wind around Westerlund 2.
  • The researchers also found evidence of the formation of new stars in the envelope region of this bubble.

DGAP-News: creditshelf: Strong growth in volume and revenue in H1 2021 paves path to break-even

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 7:02am

Significant revenue growth in H1 2021 to kEUR 3,380.1 (H1 2020: kEUR 2,501.3)

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  • Significant revenue growth in H1 2021 to kEUR 3,380.1 (H1 2020: kEUR 2,501.3)
    Growth in arranged loan volume driven by continuously expanded sales channels, distinct marketing approach and institutional funding
    Frankfurt am Main, September 9, 2021 creditshelf Aktiengesellschaft, the leading financier for digital SME loans in Germany, is publishing its results for H1 2021 today.
  • Diverse, competitive, and complementary funding channels provided additional impetus for growth and include the creditshelf Loan Fund, Amsterdam Trade Bank, as well as numerous other investors.
  • creditshelf CEO Dr. Tim Thabe comments on H1 2021: "Investment courage is returning in the German SME sector - and we are ready to deliver.
  • "The H1 2021 numbers show that we can grow cost-efficiently by leveraging our technology and improving our processes.

EMnify doubles SIM sales, signs over 250 new customers, and welcomes industry leaders to advisory board in strong first half of 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

In addition to expanding its operational focus, EMnify enhanced its product offerings with support for LTE-M, eSIM, and no-code workflows.

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  • In addition to expanding its operational focus, EMnify enhanced its product offerings with support for LTE-M, eSIM, and no-code workflows.
  • The company doubled overall SIMs sold in H1 2021 versus H1 2020 a testament to its resilience and strong pandemic rebound.
  • More than 250 new customers signed in H1 2021, and EMnify continued to maintain a high customer satisfaction score.
  • "We were also privileged to welcome three new members to the esteemed group of industry leaders that sit on the EMnify advisory board.

DGAP-News: Schaeffler AG: Schaeffler shows sustainable mobility

Monday, September 6, 2021 - 12:39pm

- Schaeffler demonstrates at the IAA Mobility (Hall B3, A80) how sustainable mobility can be designed

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  • - Schaeffler demonstrates at the IAA Mobility (Hall B3, A80) how sustainable mobility can be designed
    - Schaeffler shows innovations in e-mobility, such as 3in1 electric axle systems, thermal management and 800 V power electronics
    Herzogenaurach/Munich| September 6, 2021 | The automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler is presenting its vision of sustainable mobility in its "On Track to Sustainable Mobility" showcase at IAA Mobility 2021.
  • Schaeffler is also showcasing its rolling chassis, a modular solution to the challenges of urban mobility.
  • The Schaeffler display at the IAA Mobility show includes a hydrogen fuel cell stack comprising metal bipolar plates made using Schaeffler high-precision forming and thin-film coating processes.
  • With innovative technologies, products, and services for CO-efficient drives, electric mobility, Industry 4.0, digitalization, and renewable energies, the company is a reliable partner for making motion and mobility more efficient, intelligent, and sustainable.

DGAP-News: Schaeffler AG: Schaeffler and Mobileye to Industrialize Self-Driving Shuttles

Monday, September 6, 2021 - 12:38pm

Herzogenaurach/Munich | September 6, 2021 | The automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler and Mobileye, an Intel Company and leading provider of automated driving solutions, have agreed on a long-term cooperation.

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  • Herzogenaurach/Munich | September 6, 2021 | The automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler and Mobileye, an Intel Company and leading provider of automated driving solutions, have agreed on a long-term cooperation.
  • With the partnership with Mobileye, we want to develop autonomous shuttles to series production."
  • The rolling chassis from Schaeffler, a modular platform for new mobility concepts, is combined with the Mobileye Drive(TM) self-driving system.
  • With around 83,900 employees, the Schaeffler Group is one of the world's largest family companies.