In this section you will find an overview of our press releases.
With ten subsidiaries, there are plenty of operating activities and associated notable events which our industrial holding company is engaged with.
We want to provide our readers with regular updates of the business development in our subsidiaries as well as information about us as an industrial holding company, offering practical examples to illustrate our proximity to the various markets and medium-sized industries.
12. Jul 2019
We are pleased to announce that Planatol GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Blue Cap AG, and romwell GmbH & Co. KG, a wholly owned subsidiary of PartnerFonds AG, signed a strategic business agreement on 9 July 2019. romwell, a packaging specialist based in Breitscheidt (Westerwald), has signed an agreement to purchase the glues needed for producing its cushion packaging (cold and hot glue) from Planatol, a glue manufacturer headquartered in Rohrdorf near Rosenheim. Both companies have plans to substantially increase their business volume in the future.
08. Jul 2019
Accuracy and reliability requirements in the manufacturing process of technical plastic parts have increased considerably in recent years. This trend will continue, not least due to the product safety and reliability requirements resulting from the current changes affecting the automotive industry.
13. May 2019
PartnerFonds AG and Blue Cap AG have agreed to join forces in continuing and advancing the successful business model of Blue Cap AG. In the framework of this strategy targeted at sustainability and stability, the Supervisory Board of Blue Cap AG shall be enhanced. Dr. Hannspeter Schubert, founder and CEO of Blue Cap AG, intends to orderly place the management of his company into new hands.
26. Apr 2019
Evoco P Invest GmbH & Co. KG, an affiliate of Evoco AG, Zürich, has acquired 18.34% of the outstanding equity capital of PartnerFonds AG under a voluntary offer. This voluntary offer limited to 7,333,333 shares was fully subscribed. The offer price was EUR 1.50 per share.
04. Apr 2019
EBG compleo is taking part as an exhibitor at HANNOVER MESSE, a trade show currently staged in the capital of Lower Saxony (1-5 April 2019). The company is showcasing its new AC/DC charging station models for EVs – including its latest innovation, the DC charging station CITO 240 - at the world's largest industrial trade show in Hall 27, Booth E68.
04. Mar 2019
Mr Markus-Oliver Kramm has been appointed as the second Executive Director of romwell GmbH & Co. KG effective 1 March 2019. He will oversee the strategic planning, distribution, business and packaging development divisions. With Oliver Krogh already in place as Executive Director, romwell will now be managed by two chief executives.
16. Dec 2018
PartnerFonds »Kapital für den Mittelstand« Anlage GmbH & Co. KG, a subsidiary of PartnerFonds AG, notified Blue Cap AG on 13 December 2018 of a request to convene an Extraordinary General Meeting pursuant to § 122 (1) AktG (German Stock Corporation Act).
04. Dec 2018
Schaeffler AG, a supplier of automotive and industrial companies based in Herzogenaurach, has announced the acquisition of Elmotec Statomat GmbH, a leading producer of manufacturing machines for electric motors.
25. Sep 2018
Tobias Schmidbauer has been appointed as the new Chair of the Supervisory Board of PartnerFonds AG. The entrepreneur was elected by the Supervisory Board members as the successor to Dr. Robin W. Bartels on 21 September 2018. Dr. Bartels stepped down from the Supervisory Board of the company due to health reasons on 8 August 2018.
11. Sep 2018
PartnerFonds AG will participate in this year's German Equity Forum hosted by Deutsche Börse AG. Oliver Kolbe, CEO of PartnerFonds AG, will present the industrial holding company to analysts and institutional investors attending the three-day conference.
01. Aug 2018
Hehnke GmbH & Co. KG, a subsidiary of PartnerFonds AG, has invested in modern management systems and automation technology as well as stepped up its spatial capacities throughout the past decade, thus developing into a highly efficient serial producer of sophisticated plastic injection moulding components.
14. Jun 2018
PartnerFonds AG is pleased to announce that on 12 June 2018, the company completed an off-market transaction to acquire a 44% interest in Blue Cap AG from Dr. Hannspeter Schubert, founder and previous majority shareholder, who in turn acquired an interest in PartnerFonds AG to become the majority shareholder of the latter. In his role as CEO, Dr. Schubert will continue to oversee and accompany the successful growth of Blue Cap AG and its portfolio companies.