After a successful integration phase following the merger of manroland web systems and Goss International, Alexander Wassermann hands over the reins to the new managing director Franz Kriechbaum. In an interview, the two talk about the advantages of the merger for the international business of the newly formed manroland Goss Group, their plans for the packaging market and service, and fully networked PRINT 4.0 processes in web offset printing.
The VDMA is perceived as a voice promoting CO2 pricing. Thilo Brodtmann, Managing Director of the VDMA, explains what this means and how the VDMA positions itself in comparison to other energy pricing models.
"... Digitalisierung ist natürlich auch für die Armaturenindustrie ein zentrales Thema. Dabei geht es um die durchgängige Digitalisierung unserer Unternehmensprozesse, die Digitalisierung unserer Produkte und die Digitalisierung unserer Beziehungen zu Kunden und Zulieferern. ..." Axel Weidner, Geschäftsführender Gesellschafter, Mankenberg und Vorsitzender des Fachverbands Armaturen über die Digitalisierung in der Armaturenindustrie, hier im Interview.
VDMA President Carl Martin Welcker describes the economic outlook for 2019, explains the demands made by the mechanical engineering industry on policy and explains the importance of reducing bureaucracy and tax cuts for the future of the sector.
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