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SIGNA Sports United Bolsters Leadership Team to Drive Continued Growth and International Expansion

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

SIGNA Sports United (SSU or the Company), the leading sports commerce and tech platform, today announced the strengthening of its executive leadership team with five new appointments.

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  • SIGNA Sports United (SSU or the Company), the leading sports commerce and tech platform, today announced the strengthening of its executive leadership team with five new appointments.
  • These moves further position SSU to accelerate the Companys growth strategy and international expansion.
  • Stephan Zoll, CEO of SIGNA Sports United, commented, We are thrilled to welcome such exceptional talent to the SIGNA Sports United team.
  • SIGNA Sports United brings together brands such as Fahrrad.de, Bikester, Probikeshop, Campz, Addnature, Tennis-Point, Outfitter and Stylefile.

Onex Partners Announces Secondary Sale of SIG Combibloc

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 6:15am

TORONTO, Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Onex Corporation (Onex) (TSX: ONEX) and its affiliated funds (the Onex Group) today announced they sold their remaining approximately 32.3 million shares of SIG Combibloc Group (SIG) (SIX: SIGN), a leading systems and solutions provider for aseptic carton packaging.

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  • TORONTO, Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Onex Corporation (Onex) (TSX: ONEX) and its affiliated funds (the Onex Group) today announced they sold their remaining approximately 32.3 million shares of SIG Combibloc Group (SIG) (SIX: SIGN), a leading systems and solutions provider for aseptic carton packaging.
  • After this sale, the Onex Group will cease to hold any shares of SIG.
  • Nigel Wright, Senior Managing Director of Onex Partners, commented, With this sale we have exited our investment in SIG Combibloc.
  • At the transaction price of CHF 20.35 per share, gross proceeds to the Onex Group will be approximately $725 million, of which Onex share will be approximately $225 million as a Limited Partner in Onex Partners IV and as a co-investor.

Onex Partners Announces Secondary Sale of SIG Combibloc

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 6:15am

TORONTO, Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Onex Corporation (Onex) (TSX: ONEX) and its affiliated funds (the Onex Group) today announced they sold approximately 32.0 million shares of SIG Combibloc Group (SIG) (SIX: SIGN), a leading systems and solutions provider for aseptic carton packaging.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Onex Corporation (Onex) (TSX: ONEX) and its affiliated funds (the Onex Group) today announced they sold approximately 32.0 million shares of SIG Combibloc Group (SIG) (SIX: SIGN), a leading systems and solutions provider for aseptic carton packaging.
  • At the placement price of CHF 15.50 per share, gross proceeds to the Onex Group will be approximately $540 million, of which Onex share will be approximately $190 million as a Limited Partner in Onex Partners IV and as a co-investor.
  • The Onex Group will continue to hold approximately 32.3million shares of SIG for an interest of 10%, of which Onex share will be approximately 11.4million shares for a 4% interest.
  • The Onex Partners and ONCAP businesses have assets of $45 billion, generate annual revenues of $27 billion and employ approximately 170,000 people worldwide.

Susquehanna International Group, LLP Case Study 2019: Structural Overview, Contextual Overview, Competitive Intelligence, Data Sample

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 12:30pm

DUBLIN, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Susquehanna International Group, LLP: Case Study" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Susquehanna International Group, LLP: Case Study" company profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The modern capital markets era begins in the mid-1970's with the emergence and then convergence of three critical factors: derivatives, computers, and data feeds.
  • Of these, the primary leaders included Chicago's O'Connor & Associates (OCA), founded 1977; Chicago Research & Trading (CRT), founded 1977; and Hull Trading, founded in 1985.
  • Philadelphia was strongly represented by Cooper Neff & Associates, founded in 1981; and, Susquehanna International Group (SIG), founded in 1987.

Wipro, Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center Ink Strategic Partnership

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 1:28pm

I4.0MC, which pioneers in the area of Industrie 4.0 maturity assessment, applies the acatech Industrie 4.0 Maturity Index to help manufacturing companies determine what stage of the Industrie 4.0 programs they are at.

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  • I4.0MC, which pioneers in the area of Industrie 4.0 maturity assessment, applies the acatech Industrie 4.0 Maturity Index to help manufacturing companies determine what stage of the Industrie 4.0 programs they are at.
  • The Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center is aimed at manufacturing companies that are on the verge of digital transformation and at companies that are accompanying this transformation.
  • The acatech Industrie 4.0 Maturity Index, applied by the Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center, serves manufacturing companies as a methodical guideline to individually design the path to an agile company and to derive the necessary steps.
  • The scientific framework of the Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center is the Industrie 4.0 Maturity Index developed as part of an acatech initiative.

Telink Semiconductor Appointed to the Bluetooth® Special Interest Group Board of Directors

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 7:00pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Telink Semiconductor is pleased to announce that co-founder Haipeng Jin has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG).

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  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Telink Semiconductor is pleased to announce that co-founder Haipeng Jin has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG).
  • "The addition of Telink's Haipeng Jin to the Bluetooth SIG Board of Directors is an honor, and we look forward to Haipeng's expertise and creativity," says Bluetooth SIG Executive Director Mark Powell.
  • The expertise Telink provides will be hugely beneficial as Bluetooth continues to add capabilities and evolve to meet market demands."
  • "We are honored by Haipeng's appointment to the Bluetooth SIG Board of Directors," says Telink CEO, Dr. Wenjun Sheng.

Bluetooth SIG Names Telink Co-Founder As Associate Member Director

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

Today, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) announced that Haipeng Jin, co-founder of Telink Semiconductor in Shanghai, joins the board of directors of the Bluetooth SIG as an Associate Member Director to serve a two-year term starting in July 2019.

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  • Today, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) announced that Haipeng Jin, co-founder of Telink Semiconductor in Shanghai, joins the board of directors of the Bluetooth SIG as an Associate Member Director to serve a two-year term starting in July 2019.
  • The addition of Haipeng Jin from Telink to the Bluetooth SIG Board of Directors is an honor and we look forward to Haipengs expertise and creativity, said Mark Powell, executive director of the Bluetooth SIG.
  • With this appointment, the Bluetooth SIG board now consists of individuals from the following member companies: Apple, Bose, Ericsson, Intel, Lenovo, Microsoft, Nokia, Telink Semiconductor and Toshiba.
  • Formed in 1998, the Bluetooth SIG is the not-for-profit trade association that oversees Bluetooth technology.

FDA Clears Next SIG Medical AdvantageRib System

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 7:25pm

HERSHEY, Pa., Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --SIG Medical ( www.sigmedical.net )announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for its enhanced AdvantageRib System, K183317.

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  • HERSHEY, Pa., Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --SIG Medical ( www.sigmedical.net )announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for its enhanced AdvantageRib System, K183317.
  • This product marks the third rib fracture 510k that SIG Medical is commercializing.
  • With this 510k and the product's clinical success to date, SIG Medical plans to make AdvantageRib available nationwide next month.
  • SIG Medical has partnered with CWIS in 2019 and plans to conduct hands on training at the meeting in Sante Fe.

Software Improvement Group Continues Global Expansion to Meet Growing Demand for Objective Software Quality Assurance Solutions

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:00pm

Software Improvement Group (SIG), a global technology consultancy firm delivering independent software quality assurance solutions, announced today the opening of its North American headquarters in New York, New York.

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  • Software Improvement Group (SIG), a global technology consultancy firm delivering independent software quality assurance solutions, announced today the opening of its North American headquarters in New York, New York.
  • SIG can leverage my international experience in taking global companies to the next level, while ensuring healthy financial growth."
  • Prior to SIG, Jolanda served in a variety of senior financial roles within PwC, DHL, Schiphol Group and Industry International.
  • We have successfully implemented our software quality assurance solutions at a number of blue chip customers in North America, enabling them to build, buy and operate maintainable software to support their businesses.

SIGNA Acquires Furniture Chain kika/Leiner

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 9:29am

All structures and processes will be reviewed and improved for the future," said Dr. Stephan Fanderl, CEO of SIGNA Retail.

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  • All structures and processes will be reviewed and improved for the future," said Dr. Stephan Fanderl, CEO of SIGNA Retail.
  • The SIGNA Group is a completely privately managed industry holding company active in the real estate and retail sectors.
  • The Group has two central core business sectors: SIGNA Real Estate and SIGNA Retail.
  • The SIGNA Retail Group includes the four independent retail platforms SIGNA Department Store Group, SIGNA Premium Group, SIGNA Sports Group and SIGNA Food & Restaurants Group, which have around 200 locations in the best city centres and more than 100 online store in 20 countries, contributing to the strong growth of the SIGNA Retail Group in Europe.