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Kardex AG: Kardex streamlines holding organisation

Media Information Zurich, 30 April 2013 Kardex streamlines holding organisation Kardex AG, holding

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30.04.2013 06:45


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Zurich, 30 April 2013


Kardex streamlines holding organisation


Kardex AG, holding company of the Kardex Group, further streamlines its

management organisation in light of the planned sale of the Kardex Stow

Division. The Board of Directors has decided to annul the Group CFO

position without filling it again. Therefore, the current CFO and Member of

the Executive Committee, Gerhard Mahrle, will leave the company as of

mid-May 2013. The Board of Directors and the Executive Committee would like

to thank Gerhard Mahrle for his great commitment for the benefit of the

Kardex Group and wishes him all the best for his professional and personal



Thomas Reist, Head of Group Controlling, will be responsible for the

finance department of Kardex Holding in his new function as Head of Finance

and Controlling of Kardex AG as of 1 May 2013. In this function he will

directly report to the Executive Director, Felix Thöni.



Contact for media and


Edwin van der Geest

Investor Relations


Tel. +41 79 330 55 22


Calendar of events:

22 August 2013 2013 Half-year-closing, Publication Interim

Report 2013

13 March 2014 2013 Year-end-closing, Publication Annual

Report 2013

2014 Media and analysts' conference

24 April 2014 2014 Annual General Meeting




Kardex Group - Corporate Profile


The Kardex Group is a leading supplier of static and automated storage

solutions and materials handling systems. It consists of the three

corporate divisions Kardex Remstar, Kardex Stow and Kardex Mlog. Kardex

Remstar develops, produces and maintains shuttles and dynamic storage and

retrieval systems, Kardex Stow static storage systems, pallet shuttles and

automated mobile shelving systems and Kardex Mlog integrated materials

handling systems and automated high-bay warehouses. All divisions are

partners for their customers over the entire lifecycle of a product or

solution. This starts with an assessment of customer requirements and

continues via the planning, realization and implementation of

customer-specific systems through to ensuring a high level of availability

and low lifecycle costs by means of customer-oriented lifecycle management.

More than 2 000 employees in over 30 countries worldwide work for the

companies of the Kardex Group.




This communication contains statements that constitute 'forward-looking

statements'. In this communication, such forward-looking statements

include, without limitation, statements relating to our financial

condition, results of operations and business and certain of our strategic

plans and objectives. Because these forward-looking statements are subject

to risks and uncertainties, actual future results may differ materially

from those expressed in or implied by the statements. Many of these risks

and uncertainties relate to factors which are beyond Kardex's ability to

control or estimate precisely, such as future market conditions, currency

fluctuations, the behavior of other market participants, the actions of

governmental regulators and other risk factors detailed in Kardex's past

and future filings and reports and in past and future filings, press

releases, reports and other information posted on Kardex Group companies'

websites. Readers are cautioned not to put undue reliance on

forward-looking statements, which speak only of the date of this

communication. Kardex disclaims any intention or obligation to update and

revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new

information, future events or otherwise.



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Language: English

Company: Kardex AG

Thurgauerstrasse 40

8050 Zürich


Phone: +41 (0)44 419 44 79




ISIN: CH0100837282

Swiss Security Number: A0RMWK

Listed: Freiverkehr in Berlin, München, Stuttgart;

Frankfurt in Open Market ; SIX


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