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Biesterfeld grows its polyurethane team

Biesterfeld grows its polyurethane team

At the beginning of the year, another two colleagues joined the ranks of the polyurethane team at Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, to help them handle the continued growth in the polyurethane market and ever more complex customer demands.


 BASF to reshape organization

BASF to reshape organization

In the course of the strategy implementation, BASF expects a reduction of a total of around 6,000 positions worldwide until the end of 2021.


Safic-Alcan opens a new subsidiary in Greece

Safic-Alcan opens a new subsidiary in Greece

Safic-Alcan is pleased to announce that it has formed a new subsidiary, Safic-Alcan Hellas, for servicing the Greek market, effective immediately. Safic-Alcan Hellas is based in Athens and will manage warehousing locally.


Arburg has a new managing director in France

Arburg has a new managing director in France

On 1 April 2019, Frédéric Vandecandelaere became head of Arburg's French subsidiary. Arburg SAS, based in Aulnay-sous-Bois near Paris, was founded 1985 and thus was the first international subsidiary of Arburg.


Elix Polymers appoints new CEO

Elix Polymers appoints new CEO

Elix Polymers Board of Directors has appointed David Castañeda as CEO and Board Member for Elix Polymers SL (“Elix”) effective from 8th April 2019. He succeeds Wolfgang Doering, who stepped down at the end of March.


Dr. Jan Lösch CFO at Albis Plastic

Dr. Jan Lösch CFO at Albis Plastic

As from 01.04.2019, Dr. Jan Lösch will take over the role of Managing Director Finance and Administration (CFO) at Albis Plastic GmbH and the Otto Krahn Group.


New Sidel Group CEO appointed

New Sidel Group CEO appointed

The Tetra Laval Group Board has appointed Ms Monica Gimre, President & CEO of Sidel Group effective July 1, 2019.


Seven sales regions for shorter decision-making processes

Seven sales regions for shorter decision-making processes

With the further development of its worldwide sales structure, Engel continues to strengthen its customer proximity. The 30 subsidiaries and more than 60 representations worldwide have been consolidated into seven regions, with a Regional Sales President appointed to each.


Start of training year 2018 marks new record

Start of training year 2018 marks new record

A total of 67 new apprentices and students from the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University began their apprenticeship at Arburg on 3 September 2018 - another record in the successful apprenticeship history.


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