Press Archive 2010
Cross-Sector Monitoring and IT Management
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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%.
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.
Today Wincor Nixdorf AG founded a development center for coin processing in Linz, Austria.
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.
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%.
Wincor Nixdorf has won a contract from Sparkasse Bielefeld to redesign its city branch.
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.
As of November 1, 2010, Thomas Fell will take over the responsibilty of Wincor Nixdorf AG’s worldwide IT business in the retail industry.
Wincor Nixdorf has been commissioned by Danske Bank with the provision of Managed Services for the bank’s 200 automated teller machines in Sweden.
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.
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).
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.
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.
Wincor Nixdorf was selected by Banking Technology News “for its ingenious plan to tie cell phones to ATMs for global remittances.”
Effective immediately, more than 1,200 Shell service stations are equipped with “attended” ATMs and connected to Postbank's cash network.
Wincor Nixdorf has been commissioned by Sparkasse Harburg–Buxtehude to take over cash management services for 271 self-service systems.
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).
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.
Once again, Wincor Nixdorf has won Globus as a customer.
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).
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.
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%.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bundled expertise brings greater security to electronic payment transactions: Wincor Nixdorf and IRIS Analytics will be working together closely in the future.
Wincor Nixdorf has been awarded a contract by Sparkasse Karlsruhe to assume responsibility for operating its 260 self-service systems at 66 branches.
Standard Chartered Bank has adopted an integrated IT banking solution from Wincor Nixdorf that includes hardware and software in Hong Kong.
Wincor Nixdorf and HypoVereinsbank (HVB) have successfully completed one of the most extensive rollouts of self-service systems in Germany.
Abu Dhabi-based EMKE Group has opted to deploy TP.net, Wincor Nixdorf's store software for the retail industry.
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.
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.
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.
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.
“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.
The shareholders of Wincor Nixdorf AG approved all items on the agenda of today's Annual General Meeting in Paderborn with substantial majorities.
Wincor Nixdorf intends to optimize the cash processes in retail banking with its completely new, modular solution portfolio.
Across the globe, mobile telephones are gaining ground as a medium for transacting banking business.
Protection against fraudulent attacks is increasingly important to banks.
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.
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.
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.
Wincor Nixdorf has expanded its portfolio of checkout automation solutions to improve customer acceptance and cost-effectiveness.
When banks and retailers handover their IT to external service providers, their expectations include reduced costs and higher quality.
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.
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.
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.