Press Archive 2006

12/20/06 | Ad hoc: Board of Directors announces stock buyback to service share option plans

On December 20, 2006, the Board of Directors of Wincor Nixdorf AG passed a resolution for the repurchase of up to 166,390 of the company's shares (constituting up to 1.01% of the current capital stock) via the stock exchange.

12/20/06 | Ad hoc: Wincor Nixdorf AG appoints Dr. Jürgen Wunram as new Chief Financial Officer

Dr. Jürgen Wunram has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Wincor Nixdorf AG effective from March 1, 2007, where he will replace Eckard Heidloff as Chief Financial Officer.

12/15/06 | Wincor World 2007 presents IT solutions for optimizing banking and retail processes

The theme of Wincor World 2007, “Your Compass to Innovation,” is an invitation to a dialog on trend-setting IT solutions for optimizing processes in bank branches and retail stores.

12/13/06 | Successful bid by Wincor Nixdorf Portavis for HSH Nordbank outsourcing project

Wincor Nixdorf Portavis GmbH is set to run the operation of more than 5,000 PC work stations and data center of HSH Nordbank AG.

12/13/06 | Record sales and earnings provide solid platform for the future

In completing fiscal 2005/2006 (October 1 to September 30) with record figures, Wincor Nixdorf AG has emulated its successful business performance shown in recent years.

11/30/06 | Ad hoc: Dividend to rise to €2.80 – "Stock split" – Conversion of appropriated into unallocated additional paid-in capital

At its meeting on November 30, 2006, the Supervisory Board of Wincor Nixdorf AG passed a resolution approving the dividend proposal for fiscal 2005/2006 put forward by the Board of Directors.

11/24/06 | Hamburg lottery company orders terminal solution from Wincor Nixdorf

LOTTO Hamburg will be equipping its outlets with a terminal solution from Wincor Nixdorf.

11/9/06 | Ad hoc: Change: CEO Karl-Heinz Stiller to go onto the Supervisory Board, CFO Eckard Heidloff new CEO

At an extraordinary meeting, the Supervisory Board of Wincor Nixdorf AG, Paderborn, approved a request by Chief Executive Karl-Heinz Stiller on November 8, 2006 to release him from his post with effect from the close of the next Annual...

11/2/06 | Jens Bohlen takes responsibility for IT services business at Wincor Nixdorf

On November 1, 2006 Jens Bohlen will be assuming responsibility for Wincor Nixdorf’s worldwide IT services business with banks and retail enterprises.

10/31/06 | BEETLE /X-Series offers improved availability and optimized TCO

Wincor Nixdorf is expanding its tried-and-trusted family of BEETLE electronic point-of-sale systems with the new X-series offering significantly improved availability and serviceability.

10/26/06 | Wincor Nixdorf continues its success story - operating profit increases 18 percent

Wincor Nixdorf AG, Paderborn, has ended its 2005/2006 fiscal year with a significant increase in operating profit (EBITA) of 18% and a 12% improvement in net sales.

10/16/06 | Innovative self-service project is a winner:

American Self-Service World Magazine and has presented a Silver Award in the Public Sector category to Germany’s Federal Employment Agency, Bundesagentur für Arbeit (BA), for its exemplary self-service project...

10/16/06 | Barclays and Wincor Nixdorf win gold at the Self-Service World Outstanding Achievement Awards

Barclays and Wincor Nixdorf have won a gold award at the finals of the Self-Service World Outstanding Achievement Awards for their successful introduction of new Account Servicing kiosks to branches across the UK.

9/26/06 | Ukraine’s biggest retail bank orders 1000 ATMs and Wincor Nixdorf’s remote maintenance software.

Together with its Ukrainian partner, Card Pack Service (CPS), Wincor Nixdorf has received an order for a solution package consisting of both self-service systems and software for remote monitoring of ATMs.

9/15/06 | Wincor Nixdorf makes inroads into the Cambodia Banking Industry

Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world's leading suppliers of IT solutions for the banking and retail industries, today announced that it will be deploying its first 30 ATMs to three of the local banks in the Kingdom of Cambodia...

9/13/06 | Wincor Nixdorf and Symbol Technologies launch end-to-end solutions for retailers

Wincor Nixdorf and Symbol Technologies will build on their existing channel partnership by focusing jointly on the market for self-scanning and personal shopping in retail stores.

8/28/06 | Susquehanna Bancshares Selects Wincor Nixdorf as Total Banking Solutions Provider

Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world's leading suppliers of IT solutions for the banking and retail industries, today announced that Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. has selected the company as its total banking solutions IT partner.

8/10/06 | Banco del Estado de Chile orders 186 ATMs from Wincor Nixdorf

The Banco del Estado de Chile has ordered 186 ATMs from Wincor Nixdorf’s partner IBM, which markets Wincor Nixdorf’s banking solutions in North and South America.

7/27/06 | Wincor Nixdorf continues on the path to success - very good third quarter backs up forecast

In the third quarter of the current fiscal year, Wincor Nixdorf AG once again posted high growth rates for net sales and earnings (EBITA).

7/12/06 | Reitan Group orders cash management solution for six 7-Eleven stores after successful testing

The Swedish Reitan Servicehandel which is part of the Reitan Group has opted to install Wincor Nixdorf’s cash management solution iCASH at six of its 7-Eleven stores in order to automate in-store cash processes.

6/22/06 | Edeka store in Unterhaching (Munich): Customers like self-scanning

Customers at the Edeka store in Unterhaching near Munich, which uses only Beetle iScan self-scanning equipment, regard the technology very favorably as indicated by a study commissioned by Visual Merchandising Initiative e. V. (VMI) which polled 150 customers in April 2006.

6/14/06 | Retailers in Indonesia and Malaysia choose new store software from Wincor Nixdorf

Wincor Nixdorf is enjoying success in Asia with its store software platforms for both Microsoft and Linux environments.

6/9/06 | Wincor Nixdorf to supply 700 ATMs to the Chinese Post Office Bank

Wincor Nixdorf has received another large order from China and is to supply the Chinese post office bank ‘China Postal Savings & Remittance Bureau’ (CPSRB) with 700 automated teller machines.

6/7/06 | The Banker presents Technology Award to Wincor Nixdorf and HSBC for branch refurbishment project

The Banker Technology Award for New Channels Project of the Year will be presented to HSBC and Wincor Nixdorf at the 2006 awards ceremony, to be held at the Sheraton Park Lane Hotel in London on June 8th.

6/7/06 | The Banker magazine Technology Awards recognise Barclays and Wincor Nixdorf for kiosk project

The prize for New Channels Innovation at The Banker magazine’s 2006 Technology Awards will be going to Barclays and Wincor Nixdorf, rewarding their successful introduction of new Account Servicing kiosks in Barclays branches across the UK.

4/27/06 | Successful first half - Wincor Nixdorf raises its full-year forecast for fiscal year 2005/2006

After experiencing double-digit growth in net sales and operating profit (EBITA) in the first six months of the current fiscal year, Wincor Nixdorf has raised its forecast for the full year.

3/9/06 | IT Service and Wincor Nixdorf prepare for the Russian market

Wincor Nixdorf is driving forward the internationalization of its store software and has developed a version for the Russian market together with its Russian partner IT Service Retail & Banking, which is based in Moscow.

3/9/06 | Securing ATM transactions through biometric procedures

t CeBIT, Wincor Nixdorf shows how ATM transactions can be additionally secured with the integration of biometric identification procedures.

3/9/06 | Important follow-on order for Wincor Nixdorf from Agriculture Bank of China

Agriculture Bank of China, one of the country’s four largest state-owned commercial banks, has placed another order with Wincor Nixdorf for the supply of automated teller machines.

3/9/06 | Wincor Nixdorf becomes a member of the RFID/EPC global implementation network of GS1 Germany

Wincor Nixdorf has become a full member of the worldwide RFID/EPC global network and in future will help shape the standardization of the Radio Frequency Identification Technology (RFID) and the Electronic Product Code (EPC).

2/21/06 | AGM votes to raise dividend to € 2.10

At the Wincor Nixdorf AG annual general meeting in Paderborn today, the company’s shareholders approved all motions with clear majorities.

2/14/06 | Netto orders reverse vending systems from Wincor Nixdorf

Wincor Nixdorf has received an order from OHG NETTO Supermarkt GmbH & Co. to supply 130 reverse vending systems.

2/14/06 | O.P.I. payment interface proves itself internationally

Since the O.P.I. interface was first presented in 2003, more and more retailers are using the Wincor Nixdorf interface to integrate card-based payment solutions, and the number of payment providers using it is also growing steadily.

2/14/06 | Successful partnership for integrated pricing and promotion communications at the point of sale

Wincor Nixdorf of Paderborn and Online Software GmbH in Weinheim have extended their partnership and can now point to successful visual merchandizing projects in the grocery and specialist retailing segments.

2/10/06 | Stefan Auerbach to take responsibility for the worldwide banking business

Stefan Auerbach (42), hitherto responsible on the Wincor Nixdorf AG Board of Directors for the services business, is to take responsibility with immediate effect for the Company’s worldwide banking business.

1/30/06 | International sharing of expertise among top decision-makers

Wincor World 2006, which was held in Paderborn, Germany between January 24 and 26, met the high expectations made of it.

1/24/06 | Shell Germany is testing Wincor Nixdorf’s cash management solution

At Wincor World 2006, Wincor Nixdorf is introducing its cash management solution offer for the retail sector.

1/24/06 | Wincor Nixdorf has a successful first quarter and a good start to fiscal 2005/2006

In the first quarter of its new fiscal year, Wincor Nixdorf AG has kept the momentum going from its good performance last year, with Group net sales up 7 % to € 488 million (previous year: € 455 million).

1/24/06 | Complete counter solution for post offices

Wincor Nixdorf offers a uniform post office counter solution to meet the complex requirements of international postal service providers.

1/24/06 | Modular portfolio for all variants of the self-service checkout

In developing its extended self-checkout product family, Wincor Nixdorf is complying with international retail companies’ demands for more efficiency and security at the checkout.

1/24/06 | Wincor Nixdorf: Innovation and healthy figures mark the opening of Wincor World 2006

At the opening of Wincor World 2006, Wincor Nixdorf is in excellent shape, both technologically and financially.

1/24/06 | A security solution with fingerprint technology for user identification

With ProTect Work/Enterprise, Wincor Nixdorf is offering a security solution with fingerprint technology for user identification.

1/24/06 | Establishment of a service organization for reverse vending systems

Wincor Nixdorf offers professional manufacturer-type service and maintenance for systems handling returns of empty bottles and cans and therefore established the private limited company Wincor Nixdorf Retail Services GmbH that has been starting operations now.

1/24/06 | New version of ProCash/FOnet with support for the automated teller safe

At Wincor World, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a new expanded version of its successful software solution ProCash/FOnet for attended self-service.

1/24/06 | 1.000.000 POS systems from Wincor Nixdorf with Intel Technology!

Wincor Nixdorf and Intel can look back on a successful relationship.

1/24/06 | Symbol Technologies and Wincor Nixdorf to develop Retail Enterprise Mobility Solutions

Symbol Technologies, Inc., The Enterprise Mobility Company, and Wincor Nixdorf, a leading European provider of IT solutions and services for the Retail and Banking industries, today announced that Symbol has named Wincor Nixdorf a PartnerSelect Premier Solution Partner.

1/24/06 | Edeka orders 500 Revendo 8000 systems

Edeka Zentralhandelsgesellschaft has placed an order with Wincor Nixdorf for 500 reverse vending machines.

1/24/06 | ProView monitors security components on self-service systems

Wincor Nixdorf has increased even further the security in and around ATMs with its software solution ProView for the remote monitoring of self-service banking systems: monitoring of anti-skimming modules has now been integrated into the solution.

1/24/06 | Wincor Nixdorf presents the Cash Recycling System ProCash 4000 – now with coin handling

For its compact Cash Recycling System ProCash 4000, Wincor Nixdorf now offers a coin processing module (sidecar) that provides comprehensive, rapid and customer-friendly handling of bulk cash transactions.

1/24/06 | The Kompetenzteam [new bank] presents new solutions and concepts for branches

At Wincor World, the Kompetenzteam [new bank], incorporating the combined expertise of ten companies from a variety of sectors, is introducing new concepts and solutions for the bank branch of tomorrow.

1/24/06 | New security software for self-service system platforms

At Wincor World, Wincor Nixdorf will debut the first version of a new security software package for self-service system platforms.

1/24/06 | Solutions for the health care card: kiosk system gives users access to their own medical files

At Wincor World 2006, Wincor Nixdorf will demonstrate how patients can use their health care cards to access their own medical records or to check exactly when they were prescribed which medications – simply and easily at the ProInfo1000 kiosk terminal.

1/24/06 | CITTI provides branches with innovative checkout technology from Wincor Nixdorf

The trading company CITTI plans to install new checkout technology in all its CITTI Park grocery stores.