Press release 27.04.2017

First quarter sees improved order intake and stable sales

In the first quarter of 2017 order intake at Bucher Industries increased year on year by 14% and Group sales grew by 2%. Kuhn Group reported a pleasing rise in order intake, while the division’s sales remained stable. Bucher Municipal, Bucher Hydraulics and Bucher Emhart Glass also performed well.

Press release 19.04.2017

Annual general meeting
approves all proposals from the board of directors

At today’s annual general meeting, the shareholders of Bucher Industries AG approved all the board’s proposals. A dividend of CHF 5.00 per registered share will be paid out. 211 shareholders with voting rights attended. Altogether, 70.91% of all votes were represented.

Press release 15.03.2017

COMCO investigating Bucher Landtechnik in Niederweningen

On 14 March 2017 the Swiss Competition Commission (COMCO), based on a complaint, conducted an inspection on the premises of Bucher Landtechnik in Niederweningen, Switzerland. The investigation concerns alleged restrictions of competition relating to the distribution of spare parts for tractors and alleged territorial restrictions for dealers. Bucher Industries AG is co-operating with COMCO and is seeking to fully clarify the facts of this matter.