Takeover gives Phoenix a drastic jump in sales

Mannheim. Mannheim. The Mannheim-based pharmaceutical wholesaler Phoenix wants to buy parts of the European business of its US competitor McKesson – and would thus drastically increase its sales. As Phoenix announced on Wednesday, the two companies have signed an agreement to acquire McKesson businesses in Belgium, France, Ireland, Italy, Portugal and Slovenia. The European headquarters […]

Entry ban makes Germans prisoners

New York, Washington Alexandra’s father has been in a German hospital for a long time after a serious operation. His daughter, who lives in the USA, cannot visit him. Because the German does not get an exception permit to then return to the United States. Alexandra * and her husband are stuck with their children. […]

More than 20 companies have permission to use PFOS in Scheldt…

The standard for PFOS is also exceeded in the Scheldt. This is apparent from the answer of the Flemish Minister for the Environment Zuhal Demir (N-VA) to a question from Mieke Schauvliege (Groen). “Six times more PFOS is found in fish than the norm allows,” Schauvliege said on Radio 1. The PFOS pollution is not […]

Australia plans to supply green hydrogen from 2023

Berlin The Australian entrepreneur Andrew Forrest wants to enter the production of green hydrogen on a large industrial scale in the short term. German companies could be among the first buyers as early as 2023. “Our goal is to be able to deliver at least 15 million tons of green hydrogen annually by 2030. We […]

25 companies on the “black list”

Frau am Laptop The Dax 30 companies currently have an average of 17.4 percent women on the board. (Photo: dpa) Berlin For the first time, the Fidar initiative, which advocates women in management positions, is presenting a list of those companies that would be forced to act as a result of the planned quota for […]

Europe punishes kidnappers from Minsk – Morning Briefing

Good morning dear readers, after admiring the creativity of the united “Dylanologists” of this world – all these homages on the 80th birthday of the word master on Whit Monday, often with one of the 600 Bob Dylan songs as an anchor line (kathisch.de with “Knockin ‘on Heaven’s Door”) – so we direct our gaze […]

BASF has already vaccinated 5,500 employees against Corona

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When are companies in Baden-Württemberg allowed to vaccinate? – SWR news

On Wednesday, BASF started vaccinating its first employees at its Ludwigshafen site in Rhineland-Palatinate. Companies in Baden-Württemberg, on the other hand, still have to wait. Companies across the country are preparing to vaccinate employees. This is how the chemical company BASF started – as the first company in Germany. This is made possible by a […]

The opportunities offered by bio-technology should be better used

The author Christian Lindner is party leader of the FDP and parliamentary group leader of his party in the German Bundestag. (Photo: ddp images / Alexander Flocke, Montage Handelsblatt) In Europe, the corona vaccine of the Mainz biotechnology company has begun Biontech to impose. It’s a so-called mRNA vaccine that contains genetic information from the […]

BASF is experiencing a drop in profits and remains optimistic

BASF’s BASF site in Ludwigshafen Image: obs A quarter less than a year ago – BASF is earning significantly less, and sales are also falling. And yet the boss speaks of “improvement”. Dhe weak economy continues to cause problems for the chemical company BASF. However, things went a little better in individual lines. In the […]