Press Archive 2010

12/20/10 | 150,000th ProView license installed at Banque Populaire

Cross-Sector Monitoring and IT Management

12/16/10 | Wincor World 2011: New solution scenarios for cash processes

New solution scenarios that automate and combine banking and retail cash cycles comprehensively for the very first time will be in the spotlight at Wincor World 2011.

12/16/10 | Consumers are Unaware of Common ATM Security Threats
According to Wincor Nixdorf Survey

Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world’s leading providers of IT solutions and services to retailers and retail banks, announced that, according to its recent survey, consumers are largely unaware of major security threats at their ATMs – but would switch banks if another institution demonstrated that it provided more secure ATMs.

12/14/10 | Worldwide cooperation: Wincor Nixdorf and ATMIA extend their collaboration

Wincor Nixdorf, a world-leading provider of IT solutions for retail banking, and the ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) plan to intensify their collaboration and have agreed on a global partnership, which will come into effect immediately.

12/7/10 | Wincor Nixdorf and HID Global Develop ATM and Fare Collection System that Makes it Easier for Riders to Re-Load Cards

HID Global, trusted worldwide leader in solutions for the delivery of secure identity, and Wincor Nixdorf, the premier global provider of intelligent transaction and payment solutions for the banking and retail markets, today announced they have developed an ATM solution with an integrated contactless smart card reader.

11/19/10 | EPI-USE and Wincor-Nixdorf conclude strategic partnership for Employee Self Service kiosk solution

Wincor Nixdorf and EPI-USE have set up a strategic partnership: In the future, the two companies will work together to market Wincor Nixdorf’s kiosk solution for SAP HCM around the world. EPI-USE is the world’s leading independent specialist for the SAP module HCM.

11/10/10 | Lotto Hessen opts for new-generation terminals from Wincor Nixdorf

Wincor Nixdorf has won an order to equip around 2,000 outlets of regional lottery operator Lotterie-Treuhandgesellschaft mbH Hessen with Xion /Mplus lottery terminals and the corresponding software.

11/9/10 | Wincor Nixdorf ends fiscal year better than forecast, with decline in operating profit held at 9%

Wincor Nixdorf AG has ended the fiscal year 2009/2010 with better than expected results. The Group’s net sales remained at the level of the previous year, while the decline in its operating profit was held at 9%.

11/5/10 | After 20,000 installations, Wincor Nixdorf starts rolling out CINEO Cash Recycling Systems

Cash recycling cuts costs. Over the last decade, Wincor Nixdorf has installed more than 20,000 cash recycling systems in banks – the ones that check deposited banknotes for authenticity, making them available for withdrawals almost immediately.

10/18/10 | Wincor Nixdorf expands its technology base with new development center and moves into coin processing

Today Wincor Nixdorf AG founded a development center for coin processing in Linz, Austria.

10/7/10 | Wincor Nixdorf strengthens its position in India with delivery of innovative IT solutions to banks and retailers

Wincor Nixdorf today announces that it has strengthened its position in the India IT market posting further key successes with banks and retailers in the country.

10/5/10 | Wincor Nixdorf increased its capital share in Canadian company to 100% through acquisition of the remaining shares

On September 23, 2010, Wincor Nixdorf acquired the remaining shares of Connections Canada Inc. (CCi), a specialist in IT solutions for the retail market, and now holds 100%.

9/21/10 | Wincor Nixdorf transforms Sparkasse Bielefeld's city branch into a modern advice center

Wincor Nixdorf has won a contract from Sparkasse Bielefeld to redesign its city branch.

9/20/10 | Strategist of the Year: FTD Nominates Eckard Heidloff

This year, only five top managers have met the stringent criteria for nomination as "Strategist of the Year" – among that select group is Eckard Heidloff, President and CEO of Wincor Nixdorf.

8/17/10 | Wincor Nixdorf appoints Thomas Fell to head up its business in the retail segment

As of November 1, 2010, Thomas Fell will take over the responsibilty of Wincor Nixdorf AG’s worldwide IT business in the retail industry.

8/13/10 | Wincor Nixdorf provides Managed Services to Danske Bank in Sweden

Wincor Nixdorf has been commissioned by Danske Bank with the provision of Managed Services for the bank’s 200 automated teller machines in Sweden.

8/3/10 | Ad hoc release Wincor Nixdorf AG: Board of Directors announces stock buyback

On August 02, 2010, the Board of Directors of Wincor Nixdorf AG passed a resolution to repurchase up to 400,000 of the company’s shares on the stock market during the period from August 03 to November 03, 2010, thus making use of the authorization granted by the Annual General Meeting on January 25, 2010.

7/28/10 | Subdued third-quarter performance – Wincor Nixdorf confirms outlook for current fiscal year

In line with expectations, Wincor Nixdorf AG completed the first nine months of the current 2009/2010 fiscal year with a decline in net sales and operating profit (EBITA). In the first nine months net sales contracted by 3% to €1,682 million (previous year: €1,729 million). EBITA declined by 12% to €121 million (€138 million).

7/16/10 | Two banks become one with Wincor Nixdorf as service provider

Sweden’s Finn Savings Bank and Gripen Savings Bank plan to merge to form a new bank serving the Öresundsregionen in the Southern region of the country.

7/13/10 | Innovative technology thwarts high-tech thieves

Wincor Nixdorf’s expanded security solution portfolio offers protection from high-tech thieves to counteract the growing number of manipulation attempts at self-service systems.

7/5/10 | Wincor Nixdorf is honored for innovative Mobile Money solution

Wincor Nixdorf was selected by Banking Technology News “for its ingenious plan to tie cell phones to ATMs for global remittances.”

6/23/10 | Postbank: 1200 Shell Cash Service Stations in Network

Effective immediately, more than 1,200 Shell service stations are equipped with “attended” ATMs and connected to Postbank's cash network.

6/21/10 | Sparkasse Harburg-Buxtehude outsources cash management to Wincor Nixdorf

Wincor Nixdorf has been commissioned by Sparkasse Harburg–Buxtehude to take over cash management services for 271 self-service systems.

6/18/10 | Wincor Nixdorf banking solution meets Payment Card Industry Payment Application Requirements

Wincor Nixdorf International GmbH has achieved another milestone in its ongoing efforts to provide retail banks with advanced solutions that meet high industry security standards. The ProClassic/Enterprise Retail Banking Solution Suite (PC/E Suite) now complies with the important Payment Card Industry Payment Application - Data Security Standard (PCI PA-DSS).

6/14/10 | Store software for retail companies writes a new chapter in its success story: the 100,000th license for TP Application Suite goes to J.A. Woll

Wincor Nixdorf continues its success story in the area of store software for retail companies with the sale of the 100,000th license for its TPApplication Suite software to the company J.A. Woll Handels GmbH, which operates more than 40 special item stores in Germany.

6/10/10 | Wincor Nixdorf to provide services to Globus stores

Once again, Wincor Nixdorf has won Globus as a customer.

6/8/10 | Wincor Nixdorf secures market leadership in Europe for self-service solutions in the checkout zone

No company installed more self-checkout systems in retail companies in Europe than Wincor Nixdorf in 2009. That is the key finding of a new report published by the British market research company Retail Banking Research (RBR).

6/1/10 | Wincor Nixdorf expands solution offer for mobile banking

Wincor Nixdorf is expanding its software expertise for mobile banking; in the future it will be possible to use apps in combination with the PC/E Mobile Banking solution.

4/28/10 | Wincor Nixdorf with anticipated downturn in net sales and operating profit – Financial position strengthened, forecast confirmed

In line with expectations, Wincor Nixdorf AG completed the first half of the current 2009/2010 fiscal year with a decline in net sales and operating profit (EBITA). In comparison with the same period a year ago, net sales generated by the IT specialist within the area of retail banking and retailing contracted by 6%, while EBITA was down 15%.

4/23/10 | Wincor Nixdorf renews self-service technology at Commerzbank

By the end of the year, Wincor Nixdorf will install 770 transaction terminals and replace around 800 ATMs in branches of the Commerzbank, one of the leading German banks for private and corporate customer business.

4/22/10 | Wincor Nixdorf: Senior Vice President for retail business leaves company

Dr. Herbert Machill, Senior Vice President, Retail at Wincor Nixdorf AG, is leaving the company at his own request in order to devote himself to new tasks and challenges.

4/13/10 | Wincor Nixdorf commits itself to EPAS: simplifying integration through standards

Wincor Nixdorf is an active member of various standardization committees, in part to meet the goal of ensuring that cashless payment solutions can be integrated in POS software solutions more easily in the future.

4/7/10 | New CINEO systems win award for excellent design

The “red dot” design award, one of the internationally most highly-regarded prizes for outstanding product design since its founding in 1955, has been conferred on two systems from the CINEO product family that Wincor Nixdorf introduced just a few weeks ago.

3/31/10 | Wincor Nixdorf and IRIS Analytics: Cooperation to make payment transactions more secure

Bundled expertise brings greater security to electronic payment transactions: Wincor Nixdorf and IRIS Analytics will be working together closely in the future.

3/10/10 | Sparkasse Karlsruhe transfers operation of 260 self-service systems to Wincor Nixdorf for ten years

Wincor Nixdorf has been awarded a contract by Sparkasse Karlsruhe to assume responsibility for operating its 260 self-service systems at 66 branches.

3/10/10 | Standard Chartered Bank adopts Wincor Nixdorf innovative self-service ATMs, cash deposits systems and software in Hong Kong

Standard Chartered Bank has adopted an integrated IT banking solution from Wincor Nixdorf that includes hardware and software in Hong Kong.

3/3/10 | Wincor Nixdorf installs more than 1700 self-service devices at HypoVereinsbank

Wincor Nixdorf and HypoVereinsbank (HVB) have successfully completed one of the most extensive rollouts of self-service systems in Germany.

3/2/10 | EMKE Group deploys internationally in a variety of retail formats

Abu Dhabi-based EMKE Group has opted to deploy, Wincor Nixdorf's store software for the retail industry.

3/2/10 | More information while shopping, faster through the checkout with Mobile Shopping solutions

Mobile Shopping solutions from Wincor Nixdorf slash waiting times and provide customers with vital information as they pass through the POS zone: Mobile scanning devices such as PSA /go combined with intelligent software give consumers a quick and confident shopping experience, and transfer the item scanning process from the POS to the area of self-service.

3/2/10 | New solution portfolio for greater security and lower cash handling costs

Wincor Nixdorf has rolled out a completely new portfolio of Cash Cycle Management solutions that offers customers maximum security, optimal transparency, improved processes and, at the same time, lowers their costs by over 20 percent.

2/15/10 | Sicap and Wincor Nixdorf unveil new ATM mobile money solutions

At Mobile World Congress 2010 in Barcelona, Sicap and Wincor Nixdorf unveiled ATMs specially designed for unprecedented mobile money services, including cash-in / cash-out transfer facilities.

2/2/10 | Wincor World 2010: Great interest in Cash Cycle Management Solutions

For experts from retail banks and retail companies, Wincor World 2010 was marked above all by the introduction of Wincor Nixdorf’s new solution portfolio for optimizing cash handling.

1/26/10 | Wincor Nixdorf: New technology automatically means better security and lower cash handling costs

“Cash Cycle Management Solutions”, enables manual processes to be automated. The results: maximum security, the greatest possible transparency, better processes and cost reductions of more than twenty percent.

1/25/10 | AGM approves dividend of €1.85

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

1/25/10 | Completely new portfolio for the optimization of cash processes in retail banking

Wincor Nixdorf intends to optimize the cash processes in retail banking with its completely new, modular solution portfolio.

1/25/10 | A modular software suite for mobile retail banking processes

Across the globe, mobile telephones are gaining ground as a medium for transacting banking business.

1/25/10 | New solutions promise extended security against manipulation of self-service systems

Protection against fraudulent attacks is increasingly important to banks.

1/25/10 | Wincor Nixdorf – Partner for end-to-end optimization of processes at banks and retail stores

From analysis and design to operations management: Wincor Nixdorf offers banks and retail companies a comprehensive portfolio of products and services for their branches and stores.

1/25/10 | Customer loyalty, mobility and security solutions now added to the software portfolio for retailers

Improving customer service and loyalty, making business processes flexible and more efficient, and optimizing system and process security – those are the key challenges now facing retail companies.

1/25/10 | Cash Cycle Management solutions from Wincor Nixdorf optimize cash handling at retail companies

Wincor Nixdorf presents an end-to-end approach that enables efficient organization and control of the cash cycle and slashes the cost of cash handling in retailing.

1/25/10 | Automating the checkout: New systems, simple management

Wincor Nixdorf has expanded its portfolio of checkout automation solutions to improve customer acceptance and cost-effectiveness.

1/25/10 | Wincor Nixdorf to offer uniform services worldwide in the future

1/25/10 | Managed Services continue their advance

When banks and retailers handover their IT to external service providers, their expectations include reduced costs and higher quality.

1/25/10 | A.S. Watson Group adopts Wincor Nixdorf’s Managed Services solution

The A.S. Watson Group (ASW), a retailer with one of the world's largest portfolio of retail formats, has awarded Wincor Nixdorf a contract to provide hardware parts and on-site maintenance, software maintenance support and helpdesk services across Asia Pacific.

1/25/10 | Sparkasse Düren transfers operation of 150 self-service systems to Wincor Nixdorf’s subsidiary prosystemsIT for five years

prosystemsIT, a subsidiary of Wincor Nixdorf, has been awarded a contract by Sparkasse Düren to assume responsibility for operating its 150 self-service systems at 36 branches.

1/25/10 | First quarter ends with lower net sales and profit – Wincor Nixdorf sees no signs of market recovery yet – Outlook unchanged

Wincor Nixdorf AG closed its first quarter of the current fiscal 2009/2010 with net sales and operating profit (EBITA) down 6% and 13% respectively on the same period in the preceding fiscal 2008/2009.