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Hella successfully concludes sale of wholesale businesses, FTZ and Inter-Team

5th September 2018 | 0 Comments

Lighting and electronics specialist Hella has concluded the sale of the Danish and Polish wholesale businesses FTZ and Inter-Team. After approval by the antitrust authorities responsible, both companies were transferred to the Swedish wholesaler Mekonomen. Subject to the terms of the transaction, the purchase price amounts to 395 million euro.

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IAA Commercial Vehicles: Hella introduces intelligent lighting and electronics solutions

IAA Commercial Vehicles: Hella introduces intelligent lighting and electronics solutions

30th August 2018 | 0 Comments

From 20-27 September, Hella, the lighting and electronics specialist will present its intelligent lighting and electronics solutions for trucks, trailers and buses at IAA Commercial Vehicles, the leading international trade fair for mobility, transport and logistics in Hannover (Hall 16, Stand B01). At the centre of the presentation will be products for improving safety on the road and solutions for an individual vehicle design and by exhibiting prototypes, Hella will also provide an insight into the future of mobility.

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Mahle to acquire Behr Hella JV shares

Mahle to acquire Behr Hella JV shares

21st August 2018 | 0 Comments

The Mahle Group plans to acquire all the shares in Behr Hella Service GmbH, its current joint venture with Hella, and to distribute Behr Hella Service products via its own aftermarket organization. This step will further strengthen Mahle’s position in thermal management. Following a transitional period, Mahle intends to manage the spare parts business for thermal management products on its own, starting on 1 January  2020.

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2018 Caravan Salon: Hella displays individual lighting designs and electronics trends

2018 Caravan Salon: Hella displays individual lighting designs and electronics trends

9th August 2018 | 0 Comments

From 25 August to 2 September, Hella, the lighting and electronics expert, will present its broad product portfolio at the 2018 Caravan Salon in Dusseldorf, the world's largest trade fair for motorhomes and caravans (Hall 13 / A03).

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Significant rise in Hella sales and earnings

9th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Lighting and electronics specialist Hella has continued its profitable growth path in the fiscal year 2017/2018 (June 1, 2017 to May 31, 2018).

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Hella advances OLED technology for automotive applications

Hella advances OLED technology for automotive applications

6th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Whether in smartphones or televisions, OLEDs (Organic Light-Emitting Diodes) have already entered the mass market. In cooperation with the lighting and electronics expert Hella, vehicle manufacturer (VM) Audi, has recently integrated OLED technology into the rear combination lamps of its new A8.

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Hella at 2018 Automechanika: OE competence meets diagnostics

Hella at 2018 Automechanika: OE competence meets diagnostics

31st July 2018 | 0 Comments

At this year's Automechanika trade show in Frankfurt, lighting and electronics specialist Hella will, for the first time, present its combined expertise for the workshop business at Hall 9, Stand A88. Under the motto "OE competence meets diagnostics" the brands Hella, Hella Gutmann Solutions and Behr Hella Service will present product highlights, workshop equipment solutions and technologies of the future at their joint 1,500 square metre stand from September 11 to 15, 2018.

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Hella sells wholesale companies in Denmark and Poland

6th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Automotive lighting and electronics supplier Hella GmbH & Co. KGaA is selling its Danish and Polish wholesale companies to the Swedish wholesaler and car service retail chain operator, Mekonomen AB. A corresponding agreement for the sale of FTZ Autodele & Verktoj A/S (FTZ) and Inter-Team sp. z o.o. (Inter-Team) has been signed by both companies.

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Hella equips A7 Sportback with intelligent lighting functions

Hella equips A7 Sportback with intelligent lighting functions

27th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Together with the vehicle manufacturer Audi, Hella has developed a striking lighting technology for the new Audi A7 Sportback, the headlamps for which are available as LED, Matrix LED and HD Matrix LED with laser high beam variants. The system uses a new control unit, which takes care of all of the lighting functions and in addition, Audi and Hella have also developed a new interior lighting concept.

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Emission regulation stimulates aftermarket growth for Hella

Emission regulation stimulates aftermarket growth for Hella

11th June 2018 | 0 Comments

With the advent of ever more stringent regulation concerning engine emissions, the exhaust gas recirculation cooler (EGR cooler) has become a critical component in the design of diesel engine systems, specifically to reduce the amount of nitrous oxide (NOx) they emit.

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Hella LED Matrix Headlamps for the new VW Touareg

Hella LED Matrix Headlamps for the new VW Touareg

25th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The latest generation Volkswagen Touareg, which has just had its world premiere in China, features one of the most powerful lighting systems on the market – the LED Matrix Headlamp, jointly developed by Hella and Volkswagen. Volkswagen will offer the innovative lighting system for the new luxury class SUV, under the ‘IQ.LIGHT – LED Matrix Headlamps’ designation.

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Hella expands aftermarket team

Hella expands aftermarket team

18th May 2018 | 0 Comments

Automotive equipment manufacturer and system supplier Hella has strengthened its UK aftermarket team with the recruitment of Martin McGreevy as the company’s new national sales manager.

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Hella targets zero landfill waste

Hella targets zero landfill waste

13th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Gabor Kakuk, a Hella employee, sparked a recycling policy change after taking matters into his own hands to further improve the company’s green credentials. Every month in the UK, more than a million tonnes of plastic – particularly plastic bottles and cups – from homes, industry and businesses are used and disposed of in landfill, remaining in the environment for many years, often taking up to 500 years to decompose.

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Hella recognised by leading innovation platform, Plug and Play

8th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Innovation platform Plug and Play, the world's largest start-up accelerator, has presented Hella with its Corporate Innovation Award 2017 in the Mobility category. The award recognises the automotive supplier's commitment. Plug and Play aims to promote exchange among established industrial companies, investors and mentors, as well as agile start-up companies. Hella’s focus areas include questions regarding digitalisation, autonomous driving and electric mobility.

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Hella hosts trade for Innovision 2018

Hella hosts trade for Innovision 2018

14th February 2018 | 0 Comments

Hella and the diagnostics specialist Hella Gutmann Solutions (HGS) helped to prepare their trading partners for the changing face of motoring with Innovision 2018. Taking place on 15 January, the event saw company experts addressed the 800 partners from 24 countries regarding the technologies of tomorrow, through presentations and an exhibition, on the digitalisation of lighting, automated driving and diagnostic solutions.

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