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Jakob A. Mosser, Executive Chairman Coveris and Christian Kolarik

In 2022, one year ahead of schedule, Coveris, one of the market leaders in the packaging sector, successfully completed its strategic realignment phase. Following the sales of the Rigid and Americas divisions in 2018, Jakob A. Mosser successfully transformed Coveris into one of the European leaders of the paper and...

Ceremonial opening of the Josef Ressel Centre: Marianne Kusejko (Sigmatek), Governor Wilfried Haslauer, Jörg Theis (B&R Industrial Automation), Phillip Werr (Copa-Data)

Automation software developer Copa-Data is one of three companies investing in the new Josef Ressel Centre for Intelligent and Secure Industrial Automation (ISIA) at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences. Collaborating with B&R Industrial Automation and Sigmatek, Copa-Data will lead on cyber security in the...

The Smart Factory @ Wichita is an experience center convened by Deloitte that marries an ecosystem of world-leading organizations with business strategy and cutting-edge technology to demonstrate Industry 4.0

Siemens Digital Industries Software today announced the opening of “eXplore Live” at The “Smart Factory @ Wichita”, an experience center convened by Deloitte that marries an ecosystem of world-leading organizations with business strategy and cutting-edge technology to demonstrate Industry 4.0. Located on Wichita State...

Ib Jensen (right) takes over from Jan Secher (left) as new CEO of Perstorp Group

Effective March 1st, Ib Jensen takes over from Jan Secher as Chief Executive Officer of Perstorp Group, a specialty chemicals company headquartered in Malmö, Sweden and since 2022 part of Petronas Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG for short). Ib Jensen is a highly respected senior industry executive with a long career as CFO...

The 2023 ISC3 Innovation Challenge focuses on how sustainable chemistry can improve agriculture

The International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Center (ISC3 for short) has launched the application phase for the next ISC3 Innovation Challenge, which is awarded a total of 25,000 euros in prize money. This year, the ISC3 Innovation Challenge asks what sustainable chemistry innovations can improve agriculture....

Paul Hudson, Chief Executive Officer, Sanofi

In early 2023, Sanofi Ventures received a commitment from its parent company for an additional multi-year commitment. The capital will be increased to more than 750 million dollar for the "evergreen venture fund." This venture capital fund focuses on early-stage investments, co-creating companies and leading financing...

The research group Circular Carbon Technologies KKT of the Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems IKTS in Freiberg optimizes chemical recycling processes and tests them on an industrial scale.

As of January 1, 2023, Fraunhofer IKTS has integrated the Freiberg research group Circular Carbon Technologies KKT. By doing so, the institute aims to leverage further synergies in electrolysis, hydrogen and power-to-X technologies and to develop sustainable carbon sources for circular economy. Carbon is a key raw...

The Holzminden-based Group received the best possible score of A twice for its efforts to protect water and forests and A- in the area of climate protection

Symrise once again earned A scores in the yearly sustainability ratings of renowned nonprofit organization CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project. In the categories of forests and water, the Holzminden Group achieved the top grade of A. In the area of forests, only 25 companies around the world achieved...

Coveris goes home with silver and bronze awards from Flexostars 2022

During the Flexography Congress, on Thursday 15 December 2022 in Dijon, France, Coveris was proud to receive two awards at the annual Flexostars awards. The contest is organised by the French Association of Flexographic Technology (ATF Flexo) and is the only annual event in France that acknowledges the best...

During Chiesi’s Vendor Day, Supplier Awards presented to companies that have achieved outstanding results in the area of sustainability

Rentschler Biopharma SE, a leading global contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) for biopharmaceuticals, today announced that its long-standing client, Chiesi Group, recently presented Rentschler Biopharma with the “We Excel in Innovation and Collaboration Award”. During Chiesi Group’s Vendor Day,...