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2021
01
June
2021
| 17:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Carbon-neutrality by 2024 Holistic energy concept for heating, electricity and mobility Vehicle fleet changeover to electric vehicles; test of hydrogen vehicles Ecological strategy at same level as social and cultural commitment ...
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11
May
2021
| 07:45 Europe/Amsterdam
The Scandinavian artist duo Elmgreen & Dragset living in Berlin will be awarded the 14th Robert Jacobsen Prize of the Würth Foundation. The jury’s reasoning for awarding the prize to Michael Elmgreen, born in Copenhagen in 1961, and Ingar Dragset, bo...
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06
May
2021
| 10:45 Europe/Amsterdam
In spite of the COVID-19 crisis, the Würth Group managed to improve sales slightly to EUR 14.4 billion in the 2020 fiscal year (2019: EUR 14.3 billion). This represents an increase of 1.0 percent. Adjusted for currency effects, growth came out at 2.0...
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23
March
2021
| 15:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Würth France, the largest single company of the globally operating Würth Group outside Germany, is set to invest in the modernization of its Erstein logistics hub, thus strengthening Würth's footprint in the Bas-Rhin region and increasing the hub’s s...
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11
February
2021
| 11:26 Europe/Amsterdam
Würth’s Electrical Wholesale Group (W.EG) boosts its leading position in Poland with the help of a strategic partnership with Kaczmarek Electric S.A (Kaczmarek). On 14 January 2021, W.EG signed the purchase agreement with Kaczmarek Electric. ...
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09
February
2021
| 17:25 Europe/Amsterdam
The Central Managing Board of the Würth Group will be restructured as of 15 February 2021: Dr. Steffen Greubel, Member of the Central Managing Board of the Würth Group, will leave the Group. ...
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05
February
2021
| 14:08 Europe/Amsterdam
From 23 February to 7 March 2021, athletes can compete for medals in the disciplines cross-country skiing, ski jumping and Nordic combined at FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Oberstdorf. During the World Championships, Würth is not only present ...
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22
January
2021
| 12:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Digital access to art: now available free of charge in German and English in the AppStore and on Google Play ...
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19
January
2021
| 15:41 Europe/Amsterdam
According to the preliminary annual financial statement, the Würth Group reports a sales volume of EUR 14.41 billion in 2020 thus being slightly above previous year (2019: EUR 14.27 billion, +0.9 percent, adjusted for foreign currency effects: +2.0 p...
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2020
29
October
2020
| 12:18 Europe/Amsterdam
Eleven graduates of the University of Louisville in Kentucky (USA) were awarded their Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA). They received their certificates in a typical American graduation ceremony at Carmen Würth Forum in Künzelsau-Gais...
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24
September
2020
| 16:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Israeli writer David Grossman was awarded the 12th Würth Prize for European Literature on 23 September. The Würth Foundation honored the author during a Skype presentation ceremony, as Mr. Grossman was unable to travel from Israel due to the COVID-19...
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15
July
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Visitors of Museum Würth 2 can enjoy their individual guided tour using the app of the same name on their smartphone or a loan unit. ...
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13
July
2020
| 09:18 Europe/Amsterdam
The screw hardware store Adolf Würth was entered into the commercial register in Künzelsau on 16 July 1945: This date marks the beginning of a global enterprise. Today, the Group's 400 companies operate in 80 countries worldwide. ...
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25
June
2020
| 08:19 Europe/Amsterdam
On 28 June, Museum Würth 2 for contemporary and modern art will open its doors ...
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13
May
2020
| 16:36 Europe/Amsterdam
The Würth Group took advantage of the favorable conditions in the capital markets to acquire long-term funds and very successfully issued a EUR 750 million euro bond in the market on 11 May 2020 through its finance company Würth Finance International...
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07
May
2020
| 09:28 Europe/Amsterdam
The Würth Group has seized the potential of its multi-channel strategy to remain a reliable partner for the skilled trades and the industry in times of the coronavirus pandemic. The Group detailed the opportunities and possibilities presented by the ...
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16
April
2020
| 15:46 Europe/Amsterdam
After the sudden death of his father, Reinhold Würth took over the family screw business at the age of 19, developing the two-man operation into a global market leader in the sale of assembly and fastening materials. Today, the company generates an a...
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05
February
2020
| 13:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Upon signing the sponsoring agreement in Graz, Würth became the official partner of the international European championship of the trades, EuroSkills, that for the first time will take place in Austria from 16 to 20 September 2020. ...
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22
January
2020
| 17:31 Europe/Amsterdam
  Sales growth by 4.8 percent to new record level of EUR 14.27 billion The operating result decreases to EUR 750 million   ...
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16
January
2020
| 14:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Künzelsau. As part of his charity activities, Philipp Lahm visited the Würth Foundation on 14 and 15 January. The former professional football player spoke about his own career and his aims driving his commitment in sports and education. ...
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2019
04
December
2019
| 16:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Würth’s RELAST reinforcing system has been approved by Deutsche Institut für Bautechnik (German Institute for Construction Technology, DIBt) in Berlin. Thanks to RELAST, complex repair measures on bridges, car parks, tunnels, underpasses and building...
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15
October
2019
| 17:26 Europe/Amsterdam
24 graduates of the University of Louisville in Kentucky (USA) were awarded their Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA). They were awarded their Master of Business Administration (MBA) in a typical American graduation ceremony at Adolf Wür...
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07
October
2019
| 10:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Würth Industry of North America (WINA) announced today that it has acquired Fasco Fastener, a strong brand and 40 year distributor of stainless steel, silicon bronze, and brass fasteners to the wholesale, OEM and large retailer trade. The purchase wi...
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02
October
2019
| 13:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Prof. Dr. h. c. mult. Reinhold Würth, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Würth Group's Family Trusts, can look back on an extraordinary professional life: He turned a two-man business into a globally operating group for assembly and fastening m...
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05
September
2019
| 16:34 Europe/Amsterdam
On Thursday, 05.09.2019, Dr. Florian Stegmann, State Secretary and Head of the State Chancellery in the State Ministry of Baden-Württemberg, visited the head office of the Würth Group in Künzelsau-Gaisbach together with Holger Brehm, Deputy Head of t...
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17
July
2019
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
In the first six months of 2019, the Würth Group reported sales of EUR 7.2 billion. This corresponds to an increase of 5.2 percent. The sales volume of the companies outside Germany rose by 6.3 percent. Reporting growth of 11.8 percent, the Southern ...
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04
July
2019
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Within the framework of a worldwide ride-along campaign, Würth customers had the opportunity to purchase a limited special-edition ratchet spanner set. For every special-edition product sold, the Würth Group donates one euro to UNICEF. ...
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21
June
2019
| 08:54 Europe/Amsterdam
José de Guimarães, 79, ranks among the most well-known contemporary artists in Portugal. Characterized by richly colored graphic language, his oeuvre—having met with international acclaim as early as in the 1980s and 1990s—is a reflection of constant...
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13
June
2019
| 11:28 Europe/Amsterdam
On 7 June 2019, Würth Electrical Wholesale Group signed an agreement to acquire Grupo Electro Stocks S.L.U. (GES), one of the leading companies in the Spanish electrical wholesale market, from Funds advised by Apax Partners. GES is headquartered in B...
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08
May
2019
| 13:39 Europe/Amsterdam
The Würth Group, global market leader in the sale of assembly and fastening materials, has posted new sales and operating result records. This success confirms the Group's strategic change from a distributor to a manufacturer. The multi-channel strat...
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