SLV Lighting Group holt neuen COO: Christian Bannert für nachhaltige Supply Chain und Innovationen

Die SLV Lighting Group ist mitten in der Transformation. In großen Schritten werden Internationalisierung, Digitalisierung und die nachhaltige Ausrichtung der gesamten Wertschöpfungskette vorangetrieben. Verantwortlich für die Transformation des Unternehmens ist das Executive Board, dass seit kurzem ein neues Mitglied hat: Christian Bannert verantwortet als Chief Operations Officer (COO) das gesamte operative Geschäft der Gruppe. Er Read more about SLV Lighting Group holt neuen COO: Christian Bannert für nachhaltige Supply Chain und Innovationen[…]

Mount Optics Effectively with Minimal Cost

Edmund Optics® (EO), leading global manufacturer and supplier of optics, imaging, and photonics technology, has introduced the new, economically-priced E-Series Kinematic Optical Mirror Mounts. Designed with essential features in mind, the E-Series Mounts provide a high value for a wide variety of applications such as educational use, optical table prototyping, and system integration. Their price Read more about Mount Optics Effectively with Minimal Cost[…]

New Release 4.0 of EMVA 1288 Standard for Camera Characterization

The EMVA Standard 1288 for objective characterization of industrial cameras, which is successfully used worldwide, has a successor in the new Release 4.0, which now takes into account the rapid development of camera and image sensor technology. The release candidate was published on March 16 and the detailed standard texts can be viewed here. Until Read more about New Release 4.0 of EMVA 1288 Standard for Camera Characterization[…]

Pioniere in grünen Hosen

Ausgetretene Pfade verlassen? Outdoor-Hersteller VAUDE nahm diese Idee gleich doppelt wörtlich: Für eine neue Trekking-Hose benutzt das Unternehmen eine biobasierte Kunststofffaser aus dem Öl der Rizinuspflanze – das VESTAMID® Terra von Evonik. „Textilherstellung fängt am Bohrloch an“, sagt Benedikt Tröster von VAUDE. Der pointierte Satz spiegelt die Realität der modernen Textilbranche recht treffend wider: Synthetische Read more about Pioniere in grünen Hosen[…]

New IR and UV Optics to Minimize Loss and Dispersion

Edmund Optics® (EO), a renowned provider of optical components, continuously expands its product offering to reflect market developments and customer needs. New products are added each month to better serve the industry. EO has released Zinc Selenide (ZnSe) Wedged Windows, which are ideal for infrared (IR) applications, and TECHSPEC® Calcium Fluoride (CaF2) Aspheric Lenses, which Read more about New IR and UV Optics to Minimize Loss and Dispersion[…]

Wachstumstrend der Augenoptikhersteller durch Corona rüde gestoppt

Nach aktuellen Berechnungen des Industrieverbandes SPECTARIS hat die Corona-Pandemie im vergangenen Jahr bei den deutschen Herstellern von Augenoptik und Consumer Optics deutliche Spuren hinterlassen. Insgesamt ging der Umsatz 2020 gegenüber 2019 um 9,5 Prozent auf 4,26 Milliarden Euro zurück. Der seit 2011 anhaltende Wachstumstrend der Branche wurde somit durch die Pandemie rüde gestoppt. Das Inlandsgeschäft Read more about Wachstumstrend der Augenoptikhersteller durch Corona rüde gestoppt[…]

Jenoptik 2020 mit herausragender Profitabilität

Konzernumsatz 2020 lag nach vorläufigen Berechnungen bei rund 767 Mio Euro Adjustierte EBITDA-Marge mit rund 17,6 Prozent (vor PPA-Effekten) übertrifft Prognose deutlich Gute Entwicklung des Auftragseingangs im 4. Quartal 2020 Starker Free Cashflow Ausblick: Jenoptik rechnet für 2021 mit weiterem Wachstum Jenoptik hat den prognostizierten Konzernumsatz erreicht und mit Blick auf die Profitabilität das Ziel Read more about Jenoptik 2020 mit herausragender Profitabilität[…]

In-house Development: Trichroid Polarization Optics

With the layer design developed by LASER COMPONENTS, it is now possible to separate the polarizations of three wavelengths simultaneously. The optics, which are manufactured according to customer specifications, can be used, among other things, to combine linearly polarized laser beams from several sources. It does not matter whether they have the same or different Read more about In-house Development: Trichroid Polarization Optics[…]

Edmund Optics® Announces 2020 Educational Award and Norman Edmund Award Recipients

Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical and imaging components, announces the recipients of its 2020 Educational Award program. This award is given in recognition of outstanding undergraduate and graduate optics research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics programs at non-profit colleges and universities worldwide. $45.000 USD in EO products will be awarded to Read more about Edmund Optics® Announces 2020 Educational Award and Norman Edmund Award Recipients[…]

MKS Instruments and Edmund Optics® Partner to Provide Richardson Gratings™ High-Precision Optical Gratings

MKS Instruments has partnered with Edmund Optics® (EO) to provide global access to their Richardson Gratings™ high-precision ruled and holographic gratings. EO is now a global distributor of Richardson Gratings products and offers a large selection of gratings in-stock and ready to ship. Richardson Gratings is an industry leader in designing, manufacturing, and characterizing diffraction Read more about MKS Instruments and Edmund Optics® Partner to Provide Richardson Gratings™ High-Precision Optical Gratings[…]