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Körber AG acquires majority shares in DMLogic LLC

07.10.17

Hamburg, Germany, July 10, 2017. The international technology Group Körber concluded the acquisition of the US American company DMLogic on June 30, 2017. With its takeover of the software specialists' majority shares, the Group is pushing ahead with the internationalization of its Business Area Logistics Systems.

DMLogic is a specialized supplier of logistics software products, with its headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. The company is also active at other sites in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, and Sydney, Australia. Most of its customers are from the pharmaceutical and automotive industries as well as the trading sector. With its software solutions the company supports customers in designing their warehouse management more efficiently and productively. From the design to the implementation and ongoing support, DMLogic operates as a complete supplier. With STEPLogic, the logistics software specialist has a software development platform that allows customers to develop new processes and apps for the warehouse management systems.

“With DMLogic, we gain another experienced partner to advance our long-term internationalization and growth course,” says Stephan Seifert, chairman of the group executive board of Körber AG. “We are pleased to be able to welcome the team from DMLogic to the Group.”

Hubert Kloβ, chief executive officer of Körber Logistics Systems GmbH, adds, “The DMLogic team ideally expands our Business Area with excellent expertise and an outstanding reputation on the US market. Together we will further expand the software portfolio and our market presence in the US.”

Thomas Lee, president of DMLogic LLC, emphasizes, “With the Körber Group we have a strong partner at our side with whom we will be able to grow further and also further develop our products. We are very much looking forward to the collaboration within the Group and the Business Area Logistics Systems. 

About Körber
Körber AG is the holding company for an international technology Group with approx. 11,500 employees around the world. The Group comprises leading-edge technology companies and more than 130 production, service, and sales entities. At locations around the globe, Körber combines the benefits of a globally-present organization with the strengths of highly-specialized, flexible, medium-sized enterprises that offer their customers solutions, products, and services in the Business Areas of Automation, Logistics Systems, Machine Tools, Pharma Systems, Tissue, Tobacco and Corporate Ventures. For more information, visit http://www.koerber.de/en.html.

About Körber Logistics Systems

The Business Area Logistics Systems, belonging to the international technology group Körber and based in Bad Nauheim, Germany, is the leading provider of fully integrated applications for the optimization of complex internal and external logistics processes. Under the umbrella brand Körber Logistics, the Business Area provides digital solutions for the smart factory (production logistics), the warehouse, e-commerce, and management of the entire supply chain. In three Business Units, the umbrella brand unites the companies Aberle GmbH and Consoveyo S.A. (System Integration), Langhammer GmbH and Riantics A/S (Product Solutions), and Inconso AG and Aberle Software GmbH (Software). They offer an extensive range of products and services, from system integration to technologies for storage, palletizing, de-palletizing and conveyor systems, through to software.

Further information can be found at www.dmlogicllc.com, www.koerber.de and www.koerber-logistics.com.

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