Diebold Nixdorf Era Begins
16 August 2016Leading global innovators come together to drive connected commerce -- bridging physical and digital touchpoints in banking and retail environments
NORTH CANTON, Ohio, USA and PADERBORN, Germany – Diebold Nixdorf begins a new era today – leading the financial and retail industries with the innovation necessary to advance in a highly interconnected, changing world.
“I am excited to announce the birth of Diebold Nixdorf, a global leader driving connected commerce with the expertise to handle the ’always on’ needs of banking and retail consumers,” said Andy W. Mattes, chief executive officer, Diebold Nixdorf. “Over the past months, the integration planning teams have made great progress and are ready to hit the ground running. We are eager to work together with our customers to bridge the physical and digital worlds of currency and consumer transactions through the best services, software and technology portfolio in the industry.”
Diebold Nixdorf is providing a glimpse into its future with a new brand identity and website -- www.DieboldNixdorf.com. The names of the two companies’ founders comprise the primary logo, a word mark with a progressive color scheme nodding proudly to a history of innovation. Another element to the new Diebold Nixdorf brand is a secondary mark, designed with a sense of convergence and collaboration with a clear sight to the digital landscape. This mark boldly represents Diebold Nixdorf in various digital properties and mobile applications, which are becoming increasingly vital in connected commerce.
“Diebold Nixdorf is committed to realizing transformative opportunities for our customers that are personalized and secure, data-enriched, seamless and collaborative,” Mattes concluded. “By leveraging talent and innovation from our combined organization, we are strongly positioned to help our financial and retail customers address global consumer transaction trends across all touchpoints. It’s a new era for our organization, and we’re better prepared than ever to partner and collaborate with our customers on solutions that fit their needs, now and in the future.”
NOTE TO EDITORS: Please refer to the Diebold, Incorporated press release dated Aug. 15, 2016: “Diebold completes Wincor Nixdorf acquisition” http://bit.ly/2biaDgp for related information.
About Diebold Nixdorf
Diebold Nixdorf is a world leader in enabling connected commerce for millions of consumers each day across the financial and retail industries. Its software-defined solutions bridge the physical and digital worlds of cash and consumer transactions conveniently, securely and efficiently. As an innovation partner for nearly all of the world’s top 100 financial institutions and a majority of the top 25 global retailers, Diebold Nixdorf delivers unparalleled services and technology that are essential to evolve in an ‘always on’ and changing consumer landscape.
Diebold Nixdorf has a presence in more than 130 countries with approximately 25,000 employees worldwide. The organization maintains corporate offices in North Canton, Ohio, USA and Paderborn, Germany. Visit www.DieboldNixdorf.com for more information.
Cautionary Statement About Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements contained in this communication regarding matters that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements (as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995). These include statements regarding management’s intentions, plans, beliefs, expectations or forecasts for the future including, without limitation, the business combination with Wincor Nixdorf. Such forward-looking statements are based on the current expectations of Diebold and involve risks and uncertainties; consequently, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in the statements. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties because they relate to events and depend on circumstances that may or may not occur in the future. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results of operations, financial condition and liquidity, and the development of the industries in which the combined company operates may differ materially from those made in or suggested by the forward-looking statements contained in this document. In addition, risks and uncertainties related to the acquisition include, but are not limited to, the ability to successfully integrate the businesses of Diebold and Wincor Nixdorf, the timing, receipt and terms and conditions of any governmental and regulatory approvals that could reduce anticipated benefits or cause the parties to abandon the business combination, risks associated with the impact of the business combination agreement, the contemplated domination and profit and loss transfer agreement and any related litigation may have on the business and operations of the combined company, risks related to disruption of management time from ongoing business operations due to the acquisition, and the risk that the acquisition could have an adverse effect on the ability of the combined company to retain and hire key personnel and maintain relationships with its suppliers, and on its operating results and businesses generally. These risks, as well as other risks are more fully discussed in Diebold’s reports filed with the SEC and available at the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Any forward?looking statements speak only as at the date of this document. Except as required by applicable law, neither Diebold nor Wincor Nixdorf undertakes any obligation to update or revise publicly any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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