Behind the Körber AG and DMLogic Acquisition

The deal gives Körber AG a foothold in the U.S. market. 

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It’s easy to write off the North American materials handling industry as staid and predictable. And yet, there is a remarkable dynamism in the industry right now. While industry leaders already doing business in the U.S. continue to consolidate and grow their business, we continue to see new entrants to the market, looking for their share of the North American pie.

The most recent case in point: On July 10, Körber AG, a German-based automation company with a large presence in the European auto industry