Press Archive 2004

12/13/04 | Wincor Nixdorf continues focus on international expansion

Following its successful fiscal year 2003/2004, Wincor Nixdorf is off to a good start in the new business year, benefiting from its further strengthened market positions.

12/6/04 | "Vision at Work" - Wincor Nixdorf presents future-oriented solutions

"Vision at Work" is the motto of Wincor World 2005, which is being held from January 25 - 27, 2005, at Welle Messezentrum in Paderborn, Germany.

11/22/04 | Wincor Nixdorf supplying 532 ATMs to the Taiwan Post Office

The Taiwan Post Office (TWPO) in Chunghwa has awarded Wincor Nixdorf an order to upgrade its network of automated teller machines.

11/18/04 | Wincor Nixdorf: Partial sale of Management shareholding completed

Management shareholders at Wincor Nixdorf AG have sold approximately 341,000 ordinary shares, equivalent to around 2.1% of the company’s nominal share capital, in order to reduce the balance outstanding on loans taken out to buy shares.

11/10/04 | Wincor Nixdorf presents ATM for the disabled at Rehacare 2004 in Düsseldorf

Together with partner Concept Bankware, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting an automated teller machine for the disabled at the province of North-Rhine Westphalia's "NRW-sozial" stand at the Rehacare 2004 exhibition.

11/4/04 | New local representation to promote closer customer relationships in Russia

Having built up a successful business in the Russian market, Wincor Nixdorf - one of the world's leading suppliers of IT solutions to banks and retailers - has now opened its own office in Moscow.

10/28/04 | Wincor Nixdorf AG releases provisional figures for fiscal 2003/2004: Another record

Wincor Nixdorf AG, based in Paderborn, Germany, has beaten its forecasts once again, closing its 2003/2004 fiscal year to September 30, 2004 with new record figures.

10/25/04 | Wincor Nixdorf and CC CompuNet in collaboration

Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world's leading suppliers of IT solutions for banks and retailers, and CC CompuNet, one of Europe's leading IT infrastructure service providers, are to collaborate more closely on the German IT services market.

10/20/04 | Saarland Sporttoto orders terminal solutions from Wincor Nixdorf

Saarland Sporttoto GmbH (SST) is the eighth of a total of 16 German lottery companies to move their lottery outlets across to terminal solutions from Wincor Nixdorf.

10/18/04 | Wincor Nixdorf Providing Menu of Multi-Vendor Services for Morton's, The Steakhouse

Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world's leading suppliers of IT solutions for the retail and banking industries, today announced that Morton's, The Steakhouse selected Wincor Nixdorf for multi-vendor and site preparation services...

10/12/04 | WestLotto's "Big Bang": Over 4,000 Wincor Nixdorf Lotto Terminals go live at once

On the morning of September 27, WestLotto (Westdeutsche Lotterie GmbH & Co OHG) commenced operation of its 4,000 new Wincor Nixdorf lottery terminals.

10/6/04 | Svenska Handelsbanken decides to use Wincor Nixdorf's daNCe software platform for teller peripherals

Svenska Handelsbanken, Sweden's second-largest bank, is the first bank outside Germany to decide to use Wincor Nixdorf's daNCe software platform.

10/4/04 | Prize-winning products from Wincor Nixdorf: Beetle/iScan and Personal Shopping Assistant

Wincor Nixdorf took the prize for not one, but two of its solutions during the week of EquipMag, the main French retail trade fair. In the POS category, the new Personal Shopping Assistant won the EquipMag Award.

9/29/04 | POST EXPO 2004: Wincor Nixdorf and Romsys hand over 3,000 euro donation to kindergarten in Bucharest

Bucharest. Wincor Nixdorf has used POST EXPO 2004 to do more than present its post office IT solutions to international postal service businesses.

9/28/04 | Système U orders 10,000 licenses

Système U, one of France's leading retailers, is to use Wincor Nixdorf's new retail software,, across its network starting next year.

9/22/04 | First self-service branch in Romania to have Wincor Nixdorf systems

ING Bank Romania has opened its first self-service branch in the Romanian banking market.

9/20/04 | Anti-skimming module protecting automated teller machines from fraudulent manipulation

Wincor Nixdorf is now supplying a security module offering effective protection against fraudulent manipulation of ATMs.

9/14/04 | TOTAL selects NAMOS paylane to improve outdoor payment service

Wincor Nixdorf has signed an international frame agreement with France's Total S.A. to supply up to 4.500 Outdoor Payment Terminals in eight countries.

9/9/04 | New "Efficient Promotion" module added to the CMplus category management solution

Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a new version of its web-based category management solution CMplus at the ECR-DACH Exhibition Day.

9/1/04 | Land Brandenburg Lotto GmbH relies on terminal solutions from Wincor Nixdorf

Land Brandenburg Lotto GmbH (LBL) has decided in favor of lottery terminals from Wincor Nixdorf and intends to replace the old terminals at its outlets with Xion /Mtop systems from Wincor Nixdorf by April 2006.

8/5/04 | USPS to Install Wincor Nixdorf Self-Service Units at Over 2,500 Postal Locations

The United States Postal Service has decided in favor of self-service systems from Wincor Nixdorf and its American sales partner IBM Global Services.

8/2/04 | RFID technology now used in "T-Punkt" shops offering improved customer advice and guidance

Customers in Deutsche Telekom's "T-Punkt" stores in Frankfurt city center ("auf der Zeil") and in Lüdenscheid are now able to obtain information new products from multimedia displays.

7/29/04 | Berlin's Deutsche Klassenlotterie to equip lottery outlets with Wincor Nixdorf terminal solutions

The "Deutsche Klassenlotterie Berlin" (DKLB) is to be the sixth German lotto and toto company (out of a total of 16) to deploy Wincor Nixdorf technology in its lottery outlets and is going to swap the old terminals in its 1,188 outlets for Wincor Nixdorf...

7/26/04 | Ad hoc: Wincor Nixdorf’s business in Q3 fiscal 03/04 ahead of expectations

Wincor Nixdorf AG is raising its forecast for growth to the end of its fiscal year (September 30) to 8% for net sales and 10% for operating profit (EBITA).

7/26/04 | Wincor Nixdorf's business in Q3 fiscal 03/04 ahead of expectations

Wincor Nixdorf AG is raising its forecast for growth to the end of its fiscal year (September 30) to 8% for net sales and 10% for operating profit (EBITA).

7/23/04 | Wincor Nixdorf expands its IT services with the acquisition of Datalect

Wincorf Nixdorf AG acquired through its UK subsidiary Wincor Nixdorf Limited Datalect Limited in Perivale, Middlesex, effective 16 July 2004 in a move to broaden its position in the U.K. market for IT solutions and services targeted...

7/20/04 | ATM offers financial independence to the mentally handicapped

Wincor Nixdorf has installed the first automated teller machine in a home for mentally handicapped people.

7/16/04 | Dohle installs efficient, customer-friendly IT retail solution in HIT Vision-Store

As a strategic partner of the Dohle Retail Group, Wincor Nixdorf AG has collaborated with its technology partners to equip the HIT Vision-Store with state-of-the-art IT retail technology.

7/12/04 | 200 Wincor Nixdorf ATMs destined for Agriculture Bank of China

Agriculture Bank of China, one of the four largest state-owned commercial banks in China, has awarded Wincor Nixdorf an order for the expansion of its network of automated teller machines.

7/2/04 | Volker Kalkowski new Managing Director of Wincor Nixdorf Technology GmbH

Volker Kalkowski has been appointed President of Wincor Nixdorf Technology GmbH in Ilmenau effective June 1, 2004, and takes responsibility for the reverse vending systems business within the Wincor Nixdorf Group.

6/29/04 | Bavarian lottery players also to use Wincor Nixdorf systems

Wincor Nixdorf is to equip the ticket acceptance points of the Bavarian State Lottery with 4,400 new Xion /Mtop lottery terminals.

6/21/04 | Majority of Wincor Nixdorf Greenshoe Option Exercised

Wincor Nixdorf Aktiengesellschaft announced today that Goldman, Sachs & Co. oHG as stabilisation manager has exercised approx. 70% of the greenshoe option.

5/19/04 | Placement of Wincor Nixdorf shares successfully completed

Following the end of the bookbuilding period, the price per Wincor Nixdorf share was set at €41.00. In total, approx. 8.0 million shares were placed pre-greenshoe, corresponding to an offering volume of approx. €327 million.

5/10/04 | Price Range for the IPO of Wincor Nixdorf of € 41.00 to € 50.00

Orders for the Wincor Nixdorf shares can be submitted during the bookbuilding period that is expected to run from May 10 to May 18, 2004. The price range per share is € 41.00 to € 50.00.

4/22/04 | Wincor Nixdorf well positioned for Initial Public Offering

Wincor Nixdorf is planning an Initial Public Offering. Preparations are in an advanced stage, and the IPO is scheduled for May.

4/21/04 | Wincor Nixdorf to supply 110 automated teller machines to Banco de Venezuela

Banco de Venezuela, one of Venezuela's leading banks, has awarded Wincor Nixdorf an order to supply 110 ProCash systems.

4/5/04 | Wincor Nixdorf and Level Four offer mutual Clients faster Deployment of ATM Upgrades

Level Four Software, the leading provider of ATM test and development software, today announced an agreement with Wincor Nixdorf to share ATM specifications of its ProCash ATM software.

3/18/04 | Beetle/iSCAN: Wincor Nixdorf pilots self-checkout solutions with leading European retailers

With its "Beetle iScan", Wincor Nixdorf is introducing a self-checkout solution being piloted by two leading European retailers.

3/18/04 | Wincor Nixdorf develops virtual call center for bank IT provider Sparkassen Informatik

Wincor Nixdorf has developed a call center platform jointly with banking IT service provider Sparkassen Informatik.

3/18/04 | Pironet NDH and Wincor Nixdorf Form Cooperative Agreement

Wincor Nixdorf and Pironet NDH AG will be joining forces with the goal of further developing and marketing innovative and integrative Content Management solutions.

3/18/04 | ProCash 3100xe confirms Wincor Nixdorf as foremost innovator in cash recycling systems

Wincor Nixdorf is taking the opportunity of CeBIT to present the ProCash 3100xe, a further improved development of its cash recycling systems whose key benefits are better performance and higher availability.

3/18/04 | New functions make FDplus a full-function retail audit system

Wincor Nixdorf has added new functionality to its inventory discrepancy detection software and created a full-function audit system for retailers.

3/18/04 | 1-to-1 marketing for personalized marketing campaigns on ATMs

At CeBIT, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a 1-to-1 marketing solution which makes use of waiting time during customer transactions to display marketing and sales campaign information on self-service terminals (SSTs).

3/15/04 | New version of CMplus allows it to be used in different sales channels

Wincor Nixdorf is introducing a new version of its web-based category management solution.

2/26/04 | Wincor Nixdorf - the new European market leader in ePOS systems

According to a study by British market research company Clarendon Reports Ltd (, the world's leading provider of technology market data to the retail and hospitality sectors, Wincor Nixdorf has become the market leader...

2/9/04 | ACI Worldwide and Wincor Nixdorf Partner to Advance IFX Interoperability

ACI Worldwide (Nasdaq: TSAI), a leading international provider of enterprise e-payment solutions, and Wincor Nixdorf, one of the leading providers of IT solutions and products for retailers and banks, have announced a strategic partnership...

2/9/04 | Wincor World 2004 closes with a record: 7,700 visitors from 50 countries

7,700 people from 50 countries visited Wincor World which was held in the Welle Exhibition Center in Paderborn between February 3 and 5.

2/3/04 | Improved checks using biometrics in staff-assisted self-service environments

Thanks to the integration of Wincor Nixdorf's biometric "FingerPrint" identification procedure in the ProCash/FOnet solution, banks can achieve improved checking of compliance with security regulations in counter areas.

2/3/04 | Extra module enables coin rolls to be dispensed out-of-hours

With immediate effect, Wincor Nixdorf is offering a coin-roll dispensing module for its ProCash 3100xe cash recycling system.

2/3/04 | GAD: Smooth migration of self-service environment using ProClassic/Enterprise

GAD eG, with its head office in Münster is to operate over 15,000 self-service terminals (SSTs) connected to its confederation data center using Wincor Nixdorf's modular solution ProClassic/Enterprise.

2/3/04 | "Empties control" - Simplified modular software administrating reverse vending systems

With "empties control", Wincor Nixdorf has developed a modular software solution that not only simplifies the administration of reverse vending systems, but also allows the systems to be customized to meet market demands and easily connected to existing IT systems.

2/3/04 | Banking customers to get their statements even more quickly

At "Wincor World", Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a new, more powerful generation of account service terminals.

2/3/04 | New security solution prevents unauthorized withdrawals

Wincor Nixdorf is the first supplier to develop a cryptographic procedure preventing unauthorized cash machine withdrawals caused by viruses.

2/3/04 | Barclays transfers ATM operations to Wincor Nixdorf

Barclays and Wincor Nixdorf have today signed a five-year contract transferring the management and maintenance of Barclays ATM network to Wincor Nixdorf.

2/3/04 | "Post Basic" - the POS system specifically for mini-branches

Sixty per cent of post office branches and agencies in Europe are so-called "mini branches" conducting, according to expert estimates, a mere 30% of postal organizations' total sales.

2/3/04 | Upgrading monofunction statement printers by adding a document scanner

Banks are now able to upgrade existing monofunction Wincor Nixdorf ProPrint2000 statement printers already "in the field" by adding a document scanner, thus producing a powerful account service terminal.

2/3/04 | Efficient price calculation with CMplus

At Wincor World 2004, Wincor Nixdorf will present its Web-based CMplus category management solution with expanded functions.

2/3/04 | Protection for retailers: Software supports fraud detection

Wincor Nixdorf Retail Consulting GmbH has developed a fraud detection system for the retail sector.

2/3/04 | MonitoringCenter ensures greater transparency in self-service business processes

Wincor Nixdorf is offering banks a new all-round service in the form of "MonitoringCenter" which integrates the ProView, ProCash/FOnet, ProCash/Analyzer and ProClassic/Enterprise self-service solutions with the Business Intelligence solution...

2/3/04 | Beetle ePOS systems to come with Pentium 4 technology

Wincor Nixdorf is to begin equipping its Beetle ePOS family with Pentium 4 processors, offering retailers better POS performance and enhanced investment protection.

2/3/04 | Anti-skimming module offers effective protection against ATM fraud:

Wincor Nixdorf is offering banks modules providing effective protection against manipulation of automated teller machines by means of fraudulent devices attached to card readers.

2/3/04 | Ensuring company-wide access to information via kiosk terminals

Kiosk system help ensure full coverage wherever information is intended to reach every employee of a company.

2/3/04 | Wincor World 2004: Exhibition reflects international success

Wincor Nixdorf has continued down its path of sustained growth during Quarter 1 of its fiscal year 2003/04.

2/3/04 | Wincor Nixdorf's "Future Lab" demonstrates end-to-end optimization of in-store processes using RFID

Wincor Nixdorf is demonstrating in its RFID Future Lab how end-to-end use of RFID technology optimizes and simplifies processes within stores at the same time as making major improvements in customer service...

2/3/04 | Microsoft & Wincor Nixdorf are aligning Smarter Retailing Initiative & STORE VISION

Microsoft today announced a joint value proposition with Wincor Nixdorf that will help retailers update their POS systems, support smooth integration of store systems and take advantage of new technology such as, wireless, broadband...

2/3/04 | Integration of business processes as demonstrated by the new POS software

With, Wincor Nixdorf demonstrates how a modern POS application can be used to integrate additional IT solutions, such as merchandise management and customer loyalty systems, in order to simplify store administration.

1/23/04 | GPRS-linked ATMs - anywhere

At Wincor World 2003, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting an automated teller machine with a GPRS data link.

1/15/04 | GfK consumer panel data to be available to CMplus users via standard interface

GfK Panel Services Consumer Research GmbH of Nuremberg and Wincor Nixdorf Retail Consulting GmbH of Düsseldorf are jointly developing standard interfaces for transferring GfK panel data...

1/8/04 | Wincor World 2004 - February 3 through 5, 2004

"Communicating Visions" is the theme of Wincor World 2004, which will be held at the Welle Exhibition Center in Paderborn from February 3 through 5, 2004.

1/7/04 | LBBW connects 290 new account service terminals via ProClassic/Enterprise

Customers of the Baden-Württemberg Provincial Bank (LBBW) will in future be able to access their account information on almost 290 Wincor Nixdorf ProPrint 2000 LS account service terminals.

1/7/04 | OpenWay's Way4 system supports EMV acquiring through Wincor ATMs

OpenWay and Wincor Nixdorf, a leading supplier of IT products and services to the European retail and banking industries, announce support of the ProCash/NDC protocol in OpenWay's Way4 TM payment processing system.