Kardex AG: Annual General Meeting approves all proposals by the Board of Directors

24 April 2014, Company News

Kardex AG  / Key word(s): AGM/EGM

24.04.2014 17:35

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Media information 

Zurich, 24 April 2014

Kardex Group

Annual General Meeting approves all proposals by the Board of Directors

Zurich, 24 April 2014 - The 36th ordinary Annual General Meeting of Kardex
AG took place today. The meeting was attended by 57 shareholders. A total
of 47.13% of the company's voting share capital was represented. All
proposals put forward by the Board of Directors to the Annual General
Meeting were approved.

The proposed distribution of a total of CHF 2.65 per share from the capital
contribution reserve was approved by shareholders (ex-date: 28 April 2014,
record date: 30 April 2014, payment date: 2 May 2014).

All members of the Board of Directors proposed for re-election were
confirmed for a further term of office of one year. Philipp Buhofer was
elected Chairman of the Board of Directors. Board members Philipp Buhofer,
Ulrich Jakob Looser and Walter T. Vogel were elected to the Compensation
and Nomination Committee.

The amendments to the Articles of Association, implemented in part owing to
the Ordinance against Excessive Compensation in Listed Companies
(Verordnung gegen übermässige Vergütungen bei börsenkotierten Unternehmen
[VegüV]), were presented at this year's Annual General Meeting and approved
by shareholders.

The 37th ordinary Annual General Meeting of Kardex AG will take place on 23
April 2015 in Zurich.

Edwin van der Geest
Investor Relations
Tel. +41 79 330 55 22

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Kardex Group - Corporate Profile

The Kardex Group is a global industry partner for intra-logistic solutions
and a leading supplier of automated storage solutions and material handling
systems. The Group consists of two entrepreneurially managed divisions,
Kardex Remstar and Kardex Mlog. Kardex Remstar develops, produces and
maintains shuttles and dynamic storage and retrieval systems and Kardex
Mlog offers integrated materials handling systems and automated high-bay
warehouses. The two divisions are partners for their customers over the
entire life cycle of a product or solution. This begins with the assessment
of customer requirements and continues through planning, realization and
maintenance of customer-specific systems. It ensures a high level of
availability combined with low total cost of ownership and operation.
Around 1 500 employees in over 30 countries work for the Kardex Group.


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Language:               English
Company:                Kardex AG
                        Thurgauerstrasse 40
                        8050 Zürich
Phone:                  +41 (0)44 419 44 79
E-mail:                 investor-relations@kardex.com
Internet:               www.kardex.com
ISIN:                   CH0100837282
Valor:                  A0RMWK
Listed:                 Freiverkehr in Berlin, München, Stuttgart;
                        Frankfurt in Open Market ; SIX
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