Press Archive 2012

12/21/12 | Wincor Nixdorf enables retailers to implement “Always Open” checkout while expanding its innovative and fully ADA II compliant automated checkout portfolio

More and more, retailers are looking to adapt to the growing consumer requirement for an individualized self-service checkout experience.

 
12/21/12 | Seamless Retailing: Wincor Nixdorf Bringing Comprehensive, Tablet-Friendly Retail Application to NRF Convention in NYC this January

“Seamless Retailing” is the new solution strategy created by Wincor Nixdorf, one of the largest retail IT solution providers in the world, allowing companies to enhance and standardize the customer shopping experience across all sales points, including fast emerging mobile tablets.

 
12/20/12 | Wincor Nixdorf presents its second sustainability report: top GRI rating awarded once again

Wincor Nixdorf's second sustainability report for fiscal year 2011/2012 (Oct. 1, 2011 through Sept. 30, 2012) has also been awarded the top rating of A+ from the Global Research Initiative (GRI).

 
12/18/12 | Brinks supports Cash Cycle Management Solutions concept from Wincor Nixdorf

Wincor Nixdorf and Brinks Deutschland have agreed to expand their cooperation in order to increase the efficiency of cash handling processes for banks and retail companies.

 
12/17/12 | From retail opening to operation: Store Lifecycle Management Ensures Reliability, Ease of Use and Convenience

Leaders in the retail space know that success in today’s new, competitive market systems often hinges on having first-rate Information Technology in place. Having a streamlined IT product is necessary to open new branches, launch in new markets, modernize current systems or even to close store locations.

 
12/13/12 | Global lead for Wincor Nixdorf’s retail software portfolio in scope and strategic development

Wincor Nixdorf is one of the five biggest European software vendors and service providers.

 
12/12/12 | Wincor Nixdorf commissioned to operate IT infrastructure for NORD/LB

Norddeutsche Landesbank, or NORD/LB for short, one of Germany's leading banks, has commissioned Wincor Nixdorf to take over central operations management of its IT infrastructure effective July 1, 2013. The contract, with a seven-year term, has a total volume of more than 150 million euros.

 
11/12/12 | Preliminary results for the fiscal year 2011/2012 (Sept. 30)

Wincor Nixdorf AG ended fiscal 2011/2012 with a slight year-on-year increase in net sales but a significant downturn in its operating profit.

 
10/29/12 | Wincor World 2012: Successful premiere at new trade fair site

More than 7,000 visitors from 90 countries took advantage of the opportunity to visit Wincor World 2012, where over 500 exhibits and more than 70 expert presentations covered the latest IT solutions and services from Wincor Nixdorf and 46 renowned partner exhibitors.

 
10/17/12 | DBS: Flagship branch with innovative cash processes

Development Bank of Singapore (DBS), a leading Asian bank with 200 branches in 15 markets, is implementing Wincor Nixdorf’s Cash Cycle Management Solutions concept in its newly designed flagship branch in the Marina Bay Financial Center Singapore (MBFC).

 
10/16/12 | Wincor World 2012: Automatically the best customer service

Innovative solutions for bank branches and retail stores are being showcased at this year’s Wincor World in the A2 Forum. In more than 500 exhibits, Wincor Nixdorf and its 46 partner exhibitors show how processes, especially for cash management, can be optimized in a customer-friendly and efficient way. More and 70 expert presentations and workshops make Wincor World the industry event for retail IT professionals and managers from the banking and retailing sectors from more than 90 countries.

 
10/16/12 | Flexible product portfolio for customized cash solutions

Having extended its product portfolio once again, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting the basis for customized self-service solutions at Wincor World 2012.

 
10/16/12 | Protective shield expanded: Intelligent solutions thwart high-tech thieves

All-round security, not just at the ATM: The Fraud Correlation Engine from Wincor Nixdorf is a software solution that protects a bank’s branches and systems by linking incidents intelligently and preventing fraudulent attacks.

 
10/16/12 | Ensure high availability in retailing with “Store Lifecycle Management”

From entry into new markets, opening, running and modernization of stores, to closure of locations: With “Store Lifecycle Management”, Wincor Nixdorf offers retailers the possibility of managing stores over their entire lifecycle, thus ensuring high availability.

 
10/16/12 | Modular and multifunctional

Consumers increasingly want to check out at stores in a way that is tailored to their individual needs.

 
10/16/12 | Wincor Nixdorf’s Seamless Retailing concept:

With its “Seamless Retailing” concept, Wincor Nixdorf supports retail companies in their efforts to optimize and standardize shopping processes for their customers in all sales channels.

 
10/15/12 | Wincor Nixdorf restructures its service portfolio

Wincor Nixdorf has restructured its entire service portfolio for banking and retailing.

 
10/11/12 | Symantec and Wincor Nixdorf: Joining forces to protect financial self-service systems worldwide from attacks

Symantec, a leading provider of security, backup and availability solutions, and Wincor Nixdorf, a leading provider of IT solutions for bank branches and retail stores, have announced a new partnership, with the aim of making self-service banking solutions from different vendors all over the globe even more secure.

 
10/10/12 | Wincor Nixdorf preferred service provider for Tesco in Europe

Wincor Nixdorf has been chosen to provide services to Tesco in seven European countries.

 
10/8/12 | The Co-operative Food to offer customers greater service through next generation self-checkout

Wincor Nixdorf, the retail and banking solutions provider, today announced that The Co-operative, the national food retailer, has chosen to implement the CINEO self-checkout solution in its high street stores and local community locations across the UK.

 
10/4/12 | First major Cash Recycling order in South Korea:Lotte installing 1,000 CINEO systems

Lotte PS Net, the largest retail company in South Korea, has ordered 1,000 CINEO cash recycling systems from Wincor Nixdorf. This is Wincor Nixdorf’s first major CRS order in South Korea.

 
10/2/12 | Cross-channel integration:
Initiating fast and secure transactions by smartphone

Banks are increasingly networking their offerings in the branch, Internet, mobile banking and self service delivery channels so that customers can continue transactions they have begun in one channel in a different channel.

 
9/25/12 | Successful integration: BANQIT presents cash recycling system with innovative banknote storage concept from Wincor Nixdorf

At Wincor World 2012 (Rheda-Wiedenbrück, October 16 to 18, 2012), BANQIT AB, a provider of cash handling solutions, is presenting the company's first cash recycling system with integrated banknote storage technology from Wincor Nixdorf.

 
9/20/12 | Self-service system management for over 100 German savings banks

Wincor Nixdorf is currently assuming responsibility for the remote monitoring of over 11,800 self-service systems at a total of 108 Sparkasse banks throughout Germany.

 
9/18/12 | 
Banco de Venezuela expands its ATM network with 500 Wincor Nixdorf systems

Banco de Venezuela is expanding its existing network of automated teller machines and bringing its installed systems up to date with state-of-the-art software applications as part of an order Wincor Nixdorf has now been awarded by the country’s leading public bank.

 
9/12/12 | New functions, optimum workflow: Wincor Nixdorf presents the updated Postal Solution Suite

At Post-Expo 2012, the leading international trade fair for the postal sector being held in Brussels from September 18 to 20, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting its updated Postal Solution Suite, extended by a range of different functions.

 
9/10/12 | Partnership: QUAD distributes POS systems from Wincor Nixdorf to resellers

Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world's leading vendors of IT solutions for retail, and QUAD GmbH, one of Europe's leading distributors of POS systems, will be cooperating in future.

 
9/7/12 | Wincor Nixdorf opens Middle East office

As part of its global expansion strategy, Wincor Nixdorf has opened a local office in Dubai to support its business development in the Middle East.

 
8/13/12 | tegut… makes its POS systems future proof

tegut… Gutberlet Stiftung & Co. KG, a regional German food retailer, is completely overhauling its POS infrastructure with cutting-edge BEETLE POS systems and the application solutions TP.net and TPAdmin from Wincor Nixdorf.

 
8/1/12 | New self-service network as part of BAWAG P.S.K.’s branch initiative with Wincor Nixdorf as IT solution partner

The goal of the branch initiative launched by BAWAG P.S.K. is to operate around 500 locations throughout Austria together with Österreichische Post AG by the end of 2012. Wincor Nixdorf is the IT solution partner to the Austrian bank.

 
7/31/12 | Wincor Nixdorf and ScanSource Europe Announce Partnership

Partnership will see market-leading cost efficient Wincor Nixdorf EPOS systems made available to resellers via ScanSource to supply to the retail, hospitality and kiosk marketplace.

 
7/26/12 | Net sales and operating profit in line with expectations – outlook confirmed

Wincor Nixdorf AG recorded capped off the first nine months of the 2011/2012 fiscal year with a 2% fall in net sales and a 42% fall in operating profit (EBITA), compared with the same period in the previous year. The consolidated net sales of the IT company, which specializes in solutions designed for the branch and store operations of banks and retailers, fell in the reporting period to €1,704 million (previous year: €1,744 million). At €69 million, EBITA was down on last year's figure (€119 million), while net profit for the period declined by 45% to €42 million (€77 million).

 
7/17/12 | Commonwealth Bank and Wincor Nixdorf announce technology that redefines the customer experience at the point of sale

Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA), the global design and innovation consultancy IDEO and technology partner Wincor Nixdorf unveiled today a new concept for customer interaction that has the potential to raise the bar for customer service across industries. The new solution concept is designed to help businesses redefine the customer experience by enhancing face-to-face interaction at POS.

 
7/9/12 | Study highlights importance of communication in improving relationship between high street banks and consumers

An independent study commissioned by retail and banking solutions provider, Wincor Nixdorf, has highlighted a disconnect between consumer preferences and the service being offered by some high street banks.

 
7/4/12 | Wincor Nixdorf builds on its relationship with Shell as one of the Strategic Site System Deployment, Support and Maintenance providers for its Retail business

Wincor Nixdorf will expand IT support services for Shell service stations to cover deployment and support of new site systems in those markets where Wincor Nixdorf already provides hardware and software solutions including Forecourt Controllers, Point-of-Sale, Payment and Back-Office solutions.

 
6/1/12 | Wincor Nixdorf maintains second place for POS solutions for the retail sector

For 2011, Wincor Nixdorf once again ranks second worldwide measured in terms of shipments of electronic POS solutions to retail companies.

 
5/30/12 | Wincor World 2012 at new site with proven concept and cutting-edge topics

A new trade fair site, a proven concept and cutting-edge topics, including solutions for cash management, the redesign of branches and branch processes, end-to-end security in retail banking and innovative checkout processes at retail companies and global services – to name just a few of the highlights at Wincor World 2012.

 
5/30/12 | Study highlights disconnect between high street retailers and their customers

Retail and banking solutions provider, Wincor Nixdorf, today announced the results of an independent study into consumer attitudes to high street and online shopping.

 
5/24/12 | Automatia to order CINEO cash recycling systems from Wincor Nixdorf

Automatia Pankkiautomaatit Oy, Finland’s largest ATM network operator that provides cash-withdrawal service to nearly all Finnish bank customers, is broadening the scope of its automated self-service solutions to coin and banknote deposits by rolling out cash recycling systems with coin processing modules from Wincor Nixdorf. Following an in-depth evaluation of solutions available in the market, Automatia opted for Wincor Nixdorf’s CINEO cash recycling systems and multivendor software. Wincor Nixdorf will also provide maintenance for the solution.

 
5/15/12 | Wincor Nixdorf wins top rating for sustainability report

Wincor Nixdorf has compiled its first sustainability report and had it certified to the internationally recognized GRI standard (Global Research Initiative).

 
5/7/12 | Breakthrough in Saudi Arabia: Wincor Nixdorf supplies to Al Othaim Markets

Wincor Nixdorf has acquired an important customer in the growing Saudi Arabian market in the shape of the grocery chain Othaim and will supply around 900 BEETLE POS systems along with peripherals to the retailer’s more than 100 supermarkets and hypermarkets.

 
5/3/12 | Wincor Nixdorf Supports Bangladesh with Financial Inclusion

Wincor Nixdorf is supplying its latest ATM technology to banks in Bangladesh to support an increase in the populations access to financial services via the self-service channel.

 
4/27/12 | Karl-Heinz Stiller, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, turns 70

Karl-Heinz Stiller, former President and CEO and current Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Wincor Nixdorf AG, celebrates his 70th birthday on April 28.

 
4/16/12 | Ad hoc announcement: Wincor Nixdorf specifies business outlook: significant reduction in operating profit – extensive restructuring program initiated

On completing the first two quarters of fiscal 2011/2012, Wincor Nixdorf AG has further specified its prospects for the financial year as a whole.

 
3/28/12 | Bankomat AB signs framework agreement with Wincor Nixdorf

Bankomat AB, which operates the ATM networks of the five leading banks in the country, recently signed a three-year framework agreement with Wincor Nixdorf and has already placed an order for 800 ATMs and up to 80 cash recycling systems.

 
3/15/12 | Georgia-based financial services leader selects innovator Wincor Nixdorf as strategic partner

Wincor Nixdorf today announced Synovus Financial Corp. has selected Wincor Nixdorf as their strategic partner for the deployment of innovative self-service technology.

 
3/2/12 | EDEKA among the winners – Wincor Nixdorf successful as IT solution partner

One coveted Retail Technology Award Europe this year went to a project for which Wincor Nixdorf is the IT solution partner of the company that received the award.

 
3/1/12 | Sicap and Wincor Nixdorf Easy Cash ATMs added to Orange Money offer in Cote d’Ivoire

Orange Cote d’Ivoire, long term partner of solutions provider Sicap, has extended its Orange Money offer with the deployment of sicap and Wincor Nixdorf Easy Cash ATMs solution, built on Wincor Nixdorf hardware and software products.

 
2/24/12 | eServGlobal and Wincor Nixdorf collaborate on mobile money solution

eServGlobal and Wincor Nixdorf, one of the leading global providers of IT solutions to the retail and banking industry, have agreed to cooperate on integrating eServGlobal’s mobile money capabilities with Wincor Nixdorf's extensive ATM portfolio.

 
2/23/12 | Perfect shopping experience worldwide

s.Oliver Bernd Freier GmbH & Co. KG was launched some 40 years ago with a 25 m² shop in Würzburg, Southern Germany.

 
2/21/12 | Optimizing customer service and processes with IT solutions

At EuroCIS 2012, Wincor Nixdorf will be showcasing internationally available retailing solutions that help enhance customers’ shopping experience, deploy staff more effectively and improve economic performance.

 
2/20/12 | 70 functions – One System: Montepio Bank installs 105 CINEO systems

Wincor Nixdorf is to install 105 cash recycling systems from the new CINEO generation at the branches of Montepio Bank, one of Portugal’s leading banks.

 
2/13/12 | Hamburger Sparkasse extends successful cooperation with Wincor Nixdorf Portavis

The outsourcing contract between Hamburger Sparkasse and Wincor Nixdorf Portavis, originally signed in 2005, has been extended retroactively as of October 1, 2011.

 
2/8/12 | Ad hoc: Amicable termination of the mandate of Stefan Auerbach as member of the Board of Directors of Wincor Nixdorf AG

Wincor Nixdorf AG today announced that the company's Supervisory Board had reached a mutual agreement with Stefan Auerbach, member of the Board of Directors responsible for the global banking business, concerning the termination of his mandate effective from February 29, 2012.

 
1/31/12 | From a dispenser to a cash recycling system

Wincor Nixdorf is complementing its CINEO product family with two multifunctional talents for indoors.

 
1/26/12 | Wincor Nixdorf subsidiary Prosystems IT receives service order from Sparkasse Leverkusen

Wincor Nixdorf’s subsidiary Prosystems IT recently received an order for the operation of Sparkasse Leverkusen’s user help desk.

 
1/25/12 | famila automates cash office processes

Maximum security standards and efficient processes in POS reconciliation and storage of cash holdings in automated teller safes: That’s the goal behind the decision by Bartels-Langness Handelsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG to introduce automated cash handling in the cash office.

 
1/23/12 | AGM approves dividend payment of €1.70 per share – Change to Supervisory Board

The shareholders of Wincor Nixdorf AG approved all items on the agenda of today's Annual General Meeting in Paderborn with clear majorities.

 
1/23/12 | Net sales and operating profit down in line with expectations
– Outlook unchanged

Performing in line with expectations, Wincor Nixdorf AG completed the first quarter of its current fiscal year with a decline in net sales and operating profit (EBITA).

 
1/18/12 | Consulting project helps Volksbank Leipzig save money

Wincor Nixdorf has given Volksbank Leipzig a persuasive answer to how cash processes can be optimized at its Consulting Center in Taucha.

 
1/17/12 | Wincor Nixdorf Brings Vision for Retail Closed Cash Cycle to Reality at NRF Big Show 2012

Within the retail industry, the quest for a closed cash cycle is based on the idea that the cash cycle is a special kind of supply chain in which a product is made available at the right time in the right amount using a minimum of resources and then returned to the cash cycle in the same way.

 
1/16/12 | Wincor Nixdorf Again Expands Highly Successful BEETLE POS Portfolio

Wincor Nixdorf Inc., has further developed the technology of its BEETLE POS portfolio for international retail companies and added new systems to the highly successful product portfolio.

 
1/16/12 | Wincor Nixdorf Shows Retail Industry’s First Fully Customizable POS Solutions at NRF Big Show 2012

Driven by the retail industry’s growing demand for flexibility at the checkout, Wincor Nixdorf will introduce an entirely new level of customization for retail POS and self-checkout solutions at the National Retail Federation’s 2012 Big Show in New York, January 16-17.

 
1/13/12 |  IKEA automates cash handling and increases security

IKEA is the world’s first retail customer to use Wincor Nixdorf’s new CINEO solution to automate cash handling at its stores.

 
1/12/12 | Wincor Nixdorf to Showcase ‘Game Changing’ Retail Technologies at NRF Big Show 2012

Wincor Nixdorf Inc. will underscore its role as innovation leader and IT specialist for the retail industry with its showcase appearance at the National Retail Federation’s 2012 Big Show.

 
1/11/12 | Increasing ATM availability and the end-user experience

EDB ErgoGroup SYSteam has signed a contract with Wincor Nixdorf to supply ATM services.

 
1/10/12 | BANQIT AB integrates intelligent cassette technology from Wincor Nixdorf

Cash solution provider BANQIT AB will in the future use the CINEO banknote storage technology from Wincor Nixdorf in its Q-CashRouter.

 
1/5/12 | PTT Turkey installs 600 multifunctional ATMs

By extending its service offering in the self-service sales channel and installing new ATMs, the Turkish postal service (PTT) wants to win new customers.