Hockenheim (Germany)

Type: City
Name: Hockenheim (Germany)
Country: Germany
Latitude: 49.330002
Longitude: 8.55
population: 20,814
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Weidenhammer associates sell 100 percent of their shares to Sonoco

The associates of the Weidenhammer Packaging Group (WPG) , headquartered in Hockenheim, Germany, announced that they will sell all their shares to the Sonoco Products Company . Sonoco, one of the largest packaging companies worldwide with headquarters ... [Published Birkner International PaperWorld - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 4 reports

Sonoco to Acquire Weidenhammer to Bolster Packaging Business…

Sonoco Products Co. ( SON - Analyst Report ) has entered into an agreement to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group to strengthen its packaging business in Europe and further expand its expertise in stable, highly decorated convenience packaging. The ... [Published Zacks.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

US packaging market: M&As strengthen the market

The US plastics packaging market is picking up steam with acquisitions in recent weeks. Rigid packaging maker Berlin Packaging is being acquired by private equity firm Oak Hill Capital Partners, from Investcorp, for US$1.43 billion.Founded in 1898, Chicago-based ... [Published Plastics & Rubber Asia - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Sonoco to Acquire Europe's Weidenhammer Packaging for EUR 286 Million

HOME SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES EDITORIAL CALENDAR MEDIA GUIDE EVENTS CALENDAR INDUSTRY LINKS ABOUT US CONTACT Based in Hockenheim, Germany, Weidenhammer Packaging is a leading provider of composite cans along with composite drums and rigid plastic containers. ... [Published PaperAge.com - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

FIA bans ‘Fric’ officially

Aug.21 (GMM/Inautonews.com) ‘Fric’ has now been officially banned by F1′s governing body. A controversy about the ‘front and rear interconnected’ suspension layouts came to a head before Hockenheim, when the FIA flagged the potential illegality of the ... [Published Inautonews - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Permanent magnet-based magnetic drill line introduced

ALFRA USA, a subsidiary of Alfred Raith, Hockenheim, Germany, has introduced a permanent magnet-based magnetic drill line. A nonelectric magnetic base allows the drill to adhere to materials as thin as 20 ga. and drill with conventional annular cutte ... [Published Fabricator - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 1 reports

Learn to Race at the Lamborghini Driving School

Lamborghini wants to teach you how to harness the full prowess of its raging bulls. Through its own motorsports team, Squadra Corse, the Bolognese elite automaker inducts drivers into the adrenaline charged world of motorsports through its intensive courses ... [Published Style Arabia - Aug 10 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Sport picture of the day: Felipe Massa flips up

Williams driver Felipe Massa hits Kevin Magnussen's McLaren at the first corner of the German Grand Prix in Hockenheim, Germany. Even though his car flipped dangerously he walked away from this and was taken to hospital for precautionary checks. Magnusson ... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 2 reports

Rosberg on pole as Hamilton crashes out

Formula One leader Nico Rosberg put Mercedes on pole position for his home German Grand Prix today after a brake failure dumped title rival and team mate Lewis Hamilton out of qualifying. Hamilton, who is four points behind Rosberg in the standings ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Wolff shows she can be a fast lady of F1

HOCKENHEIM (Germany) – Susie Wolff showed she could mix it with the men and be a fast lady of Formula One yesterday but whether she can break down more barriers remains a question with no easy answer. “That’s the million dollar question, what comes ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Schumacher’s wife offers hope for the future

HOCKENHEIM (Germany) – Michael Schumacher’s wife Corinna has thanked fans of the Formula One great for their support through the dark days of his fight for life after a skiing accident and offered hope for his future recovery. “The German Grand ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

The fastest lap: Hockenheim

F1 driver, Nico Hulkenberg talks you through a lap of Germany's Hockeheim circuit. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - Jul 11 2014]

Quotes

According to Ralf Weidenhammer, "Sonoco and Weidenhammer bring 175 years of combined consumer packaging innovation and expertise to our combined customers. After almost 60 years of successful business operations, we are convinced that the merger with Sonoco will open up new opportunities for our business, our customers and partners, as well as to our employees."
...The decision to sell our shares was not an easy one", Ralf Weidenhammer, CEO and one of the managing partners at WPG, explains. "However, we are convinced that the merger is the right step at the right time, and that it will open up new and important future perspectives to WPG and its employees."
Commenting after the qualifying, Sirish Vissa, head of Volkswagen Motorsport said, "Rahil has arrived at the Scirocco R-Cup with the right attitude. He will have to adapt to the faster and more reactive car apart from learning on a new track all together. If Rahil continues his learning, I am sure he will put up an even better performance in the races."
...onsiderably increases the high barrier properties of our composite cans," explains Rolf Regelmann, Executive Director of Marketing and Sales at WPG. "Composite cans with Peel-off Tops are equal to other gastight standard packaging solutions. They offer a viable alternative to standard tin cans – especially for baby food and other perishable food products with special protection and hygiene requirements."

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Sonoco To Acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group [Published Package Printing - Sep 06 2014]
Weidenhammer associates sell 100 percent of the... [Published Birkner International PaperWorld - Sep 02 2014]
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Sonoco to Acquire Weidenhammer to Bolster Packa... [Published Zacks.com - Aug 26 2014]
Sonoco acquires European packaging company [Published Pulp & Paper Canada - Aug 26 2014]
Sonoco acquires Weidenhammer Packaging Group [Published Foodbev - Aug 26 2014]
Sonoco - Nicely Accretive Weidenhammer Deal Cou... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 26 2014]
US packaging market: M&As strengthen the market [Published Plastics & Rubber Asia - Aug 26 2014]
Weidenhammer Associates Sell 100& of Sha... [Published Packaging Europe - Aug 26 2014]
S.C.-based Sonoco acquires German packaging gro... [Published Charlotte Observer - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco buys Germany's Weidenhammer, plans for t... [Published Plastics News - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group [Published Canadian Manufacturing - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco to acquire Germany-based Weidenhammer Pa... [Published Columbia Regional Business Report - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco to Acquire Europe's Weidenhammer Packagi... [Published PaperAge.com - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco signs agreement to acquire Weidenhammer ... [Published SC Now - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco to acquire Weidenhammer Packaging Group ... [Published Food Production Daily - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco to acquire Weidenhammer packaging company [Published Fordaq - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco To Buy Germany's Weidenhammer Packaging ... [Published RTTNews.com - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco To Buy Weidenhammer Packaging Group - Qu... [Published RTTNews.com - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco Signs Agreement to Acquire Weidenhammer ... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Sonoco Signs Agreement to Acquire Weidenhammer ... [Published Benzinga.com - Aug 25 2014]
Christina Nielsen on her racing success and the... [Published Friday Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
HWA : first half 2014 results below expectations [Published 4 Traders - Aug 21 2014]
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FIA bans ‘Fric’ officially [Published Inautonews - Aug 21 2014]
Rahil Noorani makes Sirocco Cup debut [Published Zigwheels - Aug 20 2014]
Permanent magnet-based magnetic drill line intr... [Published Fabricator - Aug 11 2014]
Learn to Race at the Lamborghini Driving School [Published Style Arabia - Aug 10 2014]
Composite cans with peel-off top offer gastight... [Published Food & Beverage Packaging - Aug 07 2014]
FIFA Pisses Away Free Advertising By Banning F1... [Published Techdirt - Aug 05 2014]
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