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AutoFormThe Autoform engineering GmbH, provider of Softwaresolutions for the sheet Metal forming has Olivier Leteurtre (r.) on January 6, 2020 Chief Executive Officer of the Autoform Group. As a mechanical engineer, Mr. Leteurtre has many years of international experience. He has collected them in various managerial positions in the software sector in Europe, Asia and the USA.

MinebeaThe takeover of Mast plastics GmbH & Co. KG by Minebea Mitsumi took place in the course of the planned company succession. The aim of the product portfolio is to develop and manufacture driving elements be strengthened and expanded. Peter and Ulrich Mast agree that the MinebeaMitsumi Technology Center is a strong and dynamic partner for future orientation. The two managing directors remain in office. By securing existing jobs, they have achieved an important goal in succession planning.

With the new office in San Diego Viscotec is now also present in Southern California. The solution provider for sophisticated dosing processes also celebrated its tenth anniversary in the United States at the end of 2019. Viscotec America offers high-precision dosing of 1 or 2-component materials based on eccentric screw pump technology.

virtual factoryLogimat Hall 3, Stand D21

If the technical sales adviser from Igus drive to customers or trade fairs, they now not only have product samples in their luggage. A VR goggles show the virtual factory the Cologne. With the new app "Igus VR Engineer's Wonderland" you can guide customers all over the world through the Cologne 4.0 production. So the production and the in-house 3800 m² test laboratory for those interested to experience up close. The beta version of the app was already successful in operation, now the full version is in Oculus Go Store verfügbar.

RutronikThe HMS Industrial Networks GmbH and the Rutronik Electronic components GmbH have a worldwide distribution Agreement closed. For both companies, the distributors are an important part of the sales strategy. HMS uses: Communication on different channels. In addition to direct sales and online sales partners, cooperation with distributors is an important part of HMS's sales strategy.

Jumo newsThe managing partners Bernhard Juchheim (70, l.) And Michael Juchheim (51, r.) Der Jumo GmbH & Co. KG have Dimitrios Charisiadis (1 m.) For the third time Managing Director ordered. He will be responsible for sales, development and production. Together, the three managers will increasingly focus on corporate strategy and development. Dimitrios Charisiadis has been with Jumo since 2017 as Head of Sales Germany and Global Product and Industry Management.