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Interroll expands its presence in Romania

Interroll, a world-leading manufacturer of key internal logistics products and solutions, has begun serving the Romanian market directly in Bucharest. After spending 10 years with distributors as the only representation on the Romanian market, Interoll has appointed, starting March 2017, Ștefan Săpunaru as its Key Account Manager in Romania.This role was previously carried out from the […]

EU projects could make laws for robot workers

Recently, European lawmakers proposed a new legislation, which would regulate the use of robots in factory production processes and define the liability of self-driving vehicles. Lawmakers in the EU are discussing the possibility of certain laws and regulations that would apply to the use of robotic workers inside EU’s factories. Experts believe that an ethical […]

Elmas launches the first forklift upcycling center in Romania

On the 16th of June 2016, ElmasBrașov, a key player on the Romanian material handling market, launched the first upcycling center for forklifts in Romania. For this new line of business, the company invested 700.000 euro and is expanding its service portfolio in the material handling segment. By introducing this innovative concept on the industrial […]

M&A season for KION Group: the company acquires Dematic

One year after announcing the acquisition of the Belgian automation specialist Egemin Group in May 2015 for 72 million euros and Retrotech in February 2016, KION Group makes another important and surprising addition to its portfolio by including the Dematic, a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. […]