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US-based on-demand manufacturing marketplace has announced the acquisition of Munich-based Shift, the largest on-demand manufacturing marketplace in Europe. The acquisition will accelerate Xometry's international expansion into 12 new countries... Read more

Germany's Automobile industry association VDA issued a stark warning this week saying that it expects global car sales to fall by 5% - the largest drop since the financial crisis - and that more job cuts may come as a result in 2020... Read more

On Sunday, Ursula von der Leyen began her five-year term as the new European Commission President, taking over from Jean-Claude Juncker... Read more

Volkswagen's luxury car unit Audi has announced that it is set to cut around 9,500 jobs - more than one in ten - in Germany by 2025 as part of a structural overhaul that will help fund the switch over to electric vehicles... Read more

A closely watched survey of business executives conducted by Germany's Ifo Institute has provided a further sign that confidence in the German economy is improving... Read more

US based electric supercar company Tesla is to construct its base of operations in Europe just outside the German capital, Berlin, according to company founder Elon Musk who made the long-awaited announcement on Tuesday... Read more

Global metallised paper manufacturer AR Metallizing has announced that it has secured a deal to acquire Eurofoil Paper Coating GmbH in Berlin. The transaction is still subject to approval of the German Cartel authorities... Read more

The German government and the country's automotive association, VDA, have agreed to double the Umweltprämie ('Environmental Bonus') - cash incentives for electric vehicles - as the country attempts to speed up the move away from the combustion... Read more

German industrial conglomerate thyssenkrupp has announced plans to invest €250-million in its Marine Systems division, which builds warships and submarines... Read more

According to data released by the European Commission, economic sentiment in the Eurozone deteriorated last month. The decline has been driven by the manufacturing sector. Sentiment in services was positive in September and October but remains at... Read more

German chemical giant Bayer has said that the number of US plaintiffs blaming its Monsanto-produced glyphosate weedkillers for their cancer has more than doubled since June. There are now over 42,700 lawsuits facing Bayer, potentially raising any... Read more

Cognex Germany Inc, developer of machine vision sensors and systems, has announced the acquisition of SUALAB, a South Korean provider of deep learning machine vision solutions. Cognex says the acquisition will advance its expertise in the field of... Read more

Austria-based global logistics provider DB Schenker has introduced Gideon Brothers’ autonomous logistics robots into service at its Leipzig facility... Read more

Swedish Space Corporation (SSC) and German Aerospace Center (DLR) have signed an MOU for the development of test facilities for micro launcher engine and stage tests... Read more

German global auto tech and components company ZF has won an Innovation award from the Busworld exhibition in Brussels for its CeTrax electric central drive. The electric drive allows buses used for public transportation to operate with zero... Read more

Chinese battery manufacturer CATL has begun construction of a new €1.8-billion production facility near Erfurt in the central German state of Thuringia - its first outside its native China... Read more

Germany's Secretary of the Ministry for Economy and Energy, Thomas Bareiss, has said that the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC), which is to carry gas from Azerbaijan to Europe, plays a vital part in Germany and Europe's efforts to beef up their energy... Read more

ABP, one of Europe's largest private agribusiness companies, has announced the introduction of new sustainable packaging. The new packaging will see the amount of plastics used to package its meat products reduced by 70%. It will consist of... Read more

Data released today revealed that in August, Germany saw its industrial orders fall slightly further than expected as a result of less demand domestically, adding to the signs that the continued slump in manufacturing is pushing Europe's largest... Read more

The Hungarian Minister for Innovation and Technology László Palkovics was in Stuttgart this week where he announced his country's participation in the pilot of the eHighway project launched by the German state of Baden-Württemberg. eHighway is... Read more

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