A Statement from Wincor Nixdorf
The German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported today, June 10, that Diebold talks with Wincor Nixdorf about acquiring the company. The newspaper cited sources with knowledge of the negotiations. The report, meanwhile, has been picked up by numerous other media.
We have initiated the restructuring program with the clear goal to preserve Wincor Nixdorf’s autonomy. According to the management team, keeping Wincor Nixdorf independent is the best action to create customer, shareholder, and employee value.
We are not in merger or acquisition negotiations.
Wincor Nixdorf is one of the world’s leading IT products and solutions for the banking and retail industries. It is ranked 2nd in Europe and worldwide in the production and maintenance of ATMs. As an international company, Wincor Nixdorf is represented in 110 countries and has 42 subsidiaries. The company’s headquarters and most of the production facilities are located in Paderborn (Germany). The major production facilities are also located in Singapore and Shanghai.