Press Archive 2005

12/22/05 | Wincor Nixdorf mourns member of Board of Directors Philip Mantle

Wincor Nixdorf mourns Philip Mantle, who died suddenly and unexpectedly on December 22, 2005.

12/21/05 | Wincor World 2006: showing the future of IT for banks and retail companies

“Sharing New Perspectives” – The slogan of Wincor World 2006 invites you to a dialog on cutting-edge IT solutions for banking and retailing, where Wincor Nixdorf – with more than 70 partners – presents products, software, services and consulting...

12/19/05 | 415 Wincor Nixdorf ATMs going to Bank of China

Bank of China, the bank with the richest tradition in the country, has awarded Wincor Nixdorf an order to expand its network of automated teller machines.

12/14/05 | Wincor Nixdorf continues to grow - Financial figures for fiscal 2004/2005 - Optimistic outlook

Wincor Nixdorf AG continued its course of profitable growth and further expanded its market position in the fiscal year 2004/2005 (ending September 30).

12/12/05 | Kazkommertsbank opened the first two-zone branch in Kazakhstan under the name Homebank

Kazkommertsbank (KKB) has officially opened the country’s first two-zone branch, named Homebank, in the centrally situated Promenade shopping center in Almaty.

11/24/05 | ALDI Nord places order on Wincor Nixdorf for 2,500 reverse vending machines for one-way containers

Wincor Nixdorf AG has received an order from Essen-based ALDI Nord, one of Germany's biggest retail chains, for 2,500 reverse vending machines to handle one-way containers at the company's stores.

11/17/05 | Wincor Nixdorf and Cisco to provide banks with integrated security solutions for ATM networks

Wincor Nixdorf and Cisco have signed a memorandum of understanding on the joint development of an integrated security solution portfolio for self-service networks.

11/16/05 | ACI and Wincor Nixdorf Strengthen Partnership and Embrace New Strategic Areas of ATM Collaboration

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: TSAI), a leading international provider of enterprise payment solutions, and Wincor Nixdorf, one of the world’s leading providers of IT solutions to retailers and retail banking, today announce plans to intensify their existing partnership...

11/4/05 | “Best use of IT in retail banking” with Wincor Nixdorf solution ProCash/FOnet

At the 2005 European Banking Technology Awards, Landesbank Berlin has won 2nd prize in the category “Best use of IT in retail banking” at this year’s awards ceremony.

11/2/05 | Award for the ProCash 4000 cash recycling system

Wincor Nixdorf’s new cassette-based cash recycling system, the ProCash 4000, has received the award for “Best Product at CIFTEE 2005” from the jury at CIFTEE (China International Exhibition on Financial Banking Technology & Equipment) in Peking.

10/27/05 | Wincor Nixdorf beats profit forecast significantly - good conditions for further growth

Wincor Nixdorf AG has ended its 2004/2005 fiscal year with a significant increase in operating profit (EBITA) of 17 % and an 11 % improvement in net sales revenue.

10/25/05 | Kiosk terminals for the first field test for the introduction of electronic health cards

By supplying kiosk systems, Wincor Nixdorf is involved in the first field test in North-Rhine Westphalia for the introduction of electronic health cards in the town of Bottrop and surrounding area.

10/20/05 | Initiative to promote Visual Merchandising

Leading IT and service businesses including Wincor Nixdorf have founded the association “Visual Merchandising Initiative e. V.” (VMI for short).

10/11/05 | Wincor Nixdorf is expanding its market position in Africa

PesaPoint, the first independent Kenyan ATM operator, has awarded Wincor Nixdorf an order to supply 120 ProCash 1500xe automated teller machines.

9/30/05 | The Board of Directors at Wincor Nixdorf AG enlarged with three new members

The Supervisory Board of Wincor Nixdorf AG has appointed three additional members to the Board of Directors, who will join Chairman Karl-Heinz Stiller and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Eckard Heidloff effective 1 October 2005.

9/12/05 | New cash recycling system ProCash 4000 proves itself in Asia and Europe

After successfully testing its new cassette-based ProCash 4000 cash recycling system in several banks, Wincor Nixdorf has won a contract from Sweden's Skandiabank as the first European bank to deploy the new technology.

9/9/05 | Wincor Nixdorf to Supply ATM for Rehacare 2005 Exhibition in Düsseldorf

Wincor Nixdorf will showcase an ATM designed specifically for the disabled at the Province of North-Rhine Westphalia stand "NRW-sozial", at the Rehacare 2005 exhibition in Düsseldorf, October 12 - 15, 2005.

9/7/05 | Wincor Nixdorf: software emulation enhancements for check processing and cash recycling

To support the worldwide trend towards check and cash deposit solutions, Wincor Nixdorf has enhanced its software emulation for connecting self-service and host systems.

9/6/05 | Saarland-Sporttoto starts up new generation of Wincor Nixdorf lottery terminals

Saarland-Sporttoto GmbH is today commencing operation of a new generation of online terminals.

8/31/05 | Ad hoc: Wincor Nixdorf collaborates with Hamburger Sparkasse and Sparkasse Bremen to found a joint venture for their IT operations

Wincor Nixdorf has joined with two large savings banks, Hamburger Sparkasse (Haspa) and Sparkasse Bremen, as the majority stakeholder in a joint venture to which the savings banks have outsourced wide parts of the management of their IT operations.

8/31/05 | Wincor Nixdorf, Haspa and Sparkasse Bremen to found a joint venture for IT operations

Wincor Nixdorf has joined with two large savings banks, Hamburger Sparkasse (Haspa) and Sparkasse Bremen, as the majority stakeholder in a joint venture to which the savings banks have outsourced wide parts of the management of their IT operations.

8/29/05 | Wincor Nixdorf announces release of software solution for distribution of ATM Terminal Master Key

Wincor Nixdorf announced the latest addition to their software security portfolio in "ProTect/Enterprise - Remote Key Loading (PT/E - RKL)".

8/18/05 | Sparkassen Informatik decides on ProClassic/Enterprise

Sparkassen Informatik (SI), Germany's largest IT service provider to savings banks, has decided to implement ProClassic/Enterprise, a Wincor Nixdorf software solution allowing net-centric operation of self-service systems.

8/15/05 | Co-operative Bank awards ATM outsourcing contract to Wincor Nixdorf

Britain's Co-operative Bank and Wincor Nixdorf have signed a contract to provide the bank with end-to-end ATM service for the next seven years.

8/2/05 | Wincor Nixdorf has signed a new credit facility

Wincor Nixdorf AG has signed a new € 350 Million 7 year multi-currency revolving credit facility (the "Facility").

7/28/05 | ABN AMRO hands over operation of its entire self-service network to Wincor Nixdorf

Dutch banking giant ABN AMRO is to hand over the running of its 2,000+ automated teller machines (ATMs) and other self-service terminals as well as the whole cash supply in the branches in the Netherlands to Wincor Nixdorf.

7/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf grows nine-month net sales and EBITA with double-digit percentage rises

After three quarters of fiscal 2004/05, business performance at Wincor Nixdorf AG continues, as expected, in a positive vein.

7/8/05 | Wincor Nixdorf enjoys international success with cash/check deposit technology

Wincor Nixdorf is enjoying international success with its multifunction automated teller machines equipped with cash/check deposit modules (CCDMs), installing over 2,000 CCDM cash machines since the module received its approvals in January.

7/5/05 | Sparda-Bank Berlin turns over operation of self-service systems to Wincor Nixdorf

Effective immediately, Wincor Nixdorf will assume the role of general contractor for the operation of the self-service systems at Sparda-Bank Berlin.

7/4/05 | Change at the helm of Lottery Solutions

Andreas Kohlmann (41) has assumed the leadership of the Lottery Solutions division at Wincor Nixdorf as of July 1, 2005.

6/17/05 | Leading Turkish banks order 1,150 ATMs

Wincor Nixdorf has won Turkey's largest ATM replacement project to date, with Ziraatbank and Halkbank - the country's top two financial institutions, awarding the Company an order to supply and install a total of 1,100 ProCash 2050xe...

6/15/05 | Private investors feel especially well informed by Wincor Nixdorf

According to "Börse Online", Wincor Nixdorf's investor relations work is just one step away from being the very best in Germany.

6/2/05 | Three retailers in northern Europe choose as their POS software

Wincor Nixdorf has won three new customers in northern Europe for its POS software.

5/18/05 | Wincor Nixdorf Selects PSC Mobile and Wireless Products for Retail Store Solutions Business

Wincor Nixdorf is to offer its retail customers mobile and wireless terminals from the PSC® Falcon® Microsoft Windows® CE .NET family.

5/4/05 | Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: Bank Al-Bilad orders 1,000 Wincor Nixdorf ATMs

Wincor Nixdorf wins Bank Al-Bilad as its first customer in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

4/26/05 | Ad hoc: Wincor Nixdorf - right on course in first half

Wincor Nixdorf AG grew its net sales revenue to EUR 840.9 million during the first six months of fiscal 2004/2005, 14.7 % ahead of the first half last year (EUR 733.4 million), and 16.7 % ahead before taking account of exchange rate movements.

4/26/05 | Wincor Nixdorf - right on course in first half

Wincor Nixdorf AG grew its net sales revenue to € 840.9 million during the first six months of fiscal 2004/2005, 14.7 % ahead of the first half last year (€ 733.4 million), and 16.7 % ahead before taking account of exchange rate movements.

3/17/05 | First pilot installation at Système-U

Wincor Nixdorf has successfully completed the pilot installation of its POS software at the Système U store in Rosny-sous-Bois in the French département of Seine Saint-Denis.

3/10/05 | "myFotoLAB" for fast, high-quality photos

Together with OEM GmbH of Saarbrücken, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a kiosk solution at CeBIT enabling digital photographs to be printed out in high quality and image data to be burnt onto CD's quickly and easily.

3/10/05 | Kiosk terminals involve all employees in personnel processes

At this year's CeBIT, Wincor Nixdorf is presenting an employee self-service solution giving all employees in an enterprise access to information provided by the Personnel function.

3/10/05 | Wincor Nixdorf announces agreement to supply Electronic Point-of-Sale software to Chevron Texaco

Wincor Nixdorf, Inc. and its affiliates will supply electronic point-of-sale software to ChevronTexaco Corporation's branded service stations through a global agreement announced today.

3/10/05 | Introduction of the new electronic eLock Banking Service

Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a new service concept representing long-term simplification of the way automated teller machines and cash recycling systems are run, and offering sizeable cost reduction opportunities in the process.

3/10/05 | ProSales Marketing for personalized ATM-based marketing campaigns

Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a new solution at CeBIT for direct marketing via self-service terminals (SSTs).

3/9/05 | Ukraine: PrivatBank completes rollout of 1,000 Wincor Nixdorf ATMs

Wincor Nixdorf International GmbH is successfully expanding its business activities in Ukraine, where the company is now the leading ATM provider based on the RBR Global Market and Forecasts to 2009 survey.

2/18/05 | Wincor Nixdorf to run SAP systems for the Dohle retail group

Wincor Nixdorf has taken over responsibility for running the SAP systems at Dohle Handelsgruppe in Siegburg, near Bonn, under an outsourcing arrangement to run for a period of five years...

2/18/05 | Networked processes for faster, simpler checkout using central payment points

At the EHI "Checkout Solutions" event, Wincor Nixdorf is using a new checkout concept for clothing retailers to show how the use of mobile equipment and networked IT components can simplify and speed up the checkout procedure.

2/18/05 | Partnership for pricing and promotions automation

Under the partnership, Wincor Nixdorf will be providing the hardware and software, building the infrastructure and taking responsibility for technical service.

1/28/05 | Wincor World 2005: Even more visitors this year

Wincor World 2005, which was held between January 25 and 27 at the Welle Exhibition Center, exceeded organizers' expectations in every way.

1/27/05 | Successful disposal of remaining shares held by KKR and Goldman Sachs

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners (GSCP) informed Wincor Nixdorf AG on January 27, 2005 that they have disposed of all the remaining shares still held by them.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf presents Store Communication Framework

With its Store Communication Framework (SCF), Wincor Nixdorf has developed a solution that optimizes data availability in retail operations and eliminates dependence on IT tools from individual suppliers.

1/25/05 | Pinpointing stolen ATMs quickly using GPS

Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a location system for automated teller machines, enabling them to be geographically tracked and pinpointed if stolen.

1/25/05 | Comprehensive integration of self-service systems within postal service IT environments

In postal services, too, Wincor Nixdorf is supporting the migration of standard transactions across to self-service environments with a comprehensive range of solutions.

1/25/05 | Functionally and visually improved reverse vending systems re-christened "ReVendo"

Wincor Nixdorf is presenting its range of reverse vending systems which now have more functions, better looks and a new name - ReVendo.

1/25/05 | Certo kiosk terminal: from service terminal to revenue stream

New applications are helping boost revenue generated from kiosk terminals and migrate sales processes to self-service environments.

1/25/05 | ATMs used for fast benefits payments at the Federal Labor Agency

Wincor Nixdorf has installed the first 80 automated teller machines for cash benefits payments at Germany's Federal Labor Agency.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf acquires BEB Industrie-Elektronik AG

Wincor Nixdorf AG, a leading supplier of IT solutions to banks and retailers, acquired through its subsidiary Wincor Nixdorf International GmbH 100% of the shares of the banknote reader specialist BEB Industrie-Elektronik AG...

1/25/05 | Largest ATM deployer in the US places initial order with Wincor Nixdorf for new ATMs

Cardtronics, the largest independent owner/operator of ATMs in the United States, has placed the first order with Wincor Nixdorf for 55 ProCash 1500 ATMs.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf presents cash dispenser for Off-Premises locations

Wincor Nixdorf has weatherized its monofunction ProCash 1500xe automated teller machine to be fitted into an outdoor Point of Dispense (POD) unit.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf presents new Front Office/TOP teller solution

Wincor Nixdorf is presenting a new net-centric teller application for branch use.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf offers starter-kit for RFID technology

Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology is poised to revolutionize logistics in the retail industry.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf presents new ProCash 4000 Cash Recycling System

Wincor Nixdorf has developed a new cash recycling system, a compact system complementing the range of ProCash deposit/withdrawal systems and utilizing cash cassette technology.

1/25/05 | Wincor Nixdorf offers new standard software for ATMs in multivendor networks

Wincor Nixdorf is the first company worldwide to develop standardized ATM software for multivendor networks.

1/25/05 | Complete solutions package for controlling supply chain process through to store software

Aldata and Wincor Nixdorf have concluded a global partnership agreement.

1/25/05 | ATMs used for fast benefits payments at the Federal Labor Agency

Wincor Nixdorf has installed the first 80 automated teller machines for cash benefits payments at Germany's Federal Labor Agency.

1/25/05 | Strong Q1 growth - forecast raised

Wincor Nixdorf has started its new fiscal year with a strong first quarter.

1/25/05 | Ad hoc: Wincor Nixdorf raises forecast for its current 2004/2005 fiscal year

Wincor Nixdorf AG increased net sales in the first quarter of fiscal 2004/2005 by 16.8 percent to EUR455.1 million (previous year: EUR389.8 million).

1/7/05 | Wincor Nixdorf supplies initial 50 ATMs to Cardpoint Germany

Cardpoint, Britain's most successful independent cash machine operator, has awarded Wincor Nixdorf an order to supply automated teller machines for its new off-premises ATM network in Germany.