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2020
03
April
2020
| 17:04 Europe/Copenhagen
Facilities in Germany, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Denmark closed on March 29 for two weeks, due to declining European demand and mounting stock across Europe, as well as component supply shortages caused by the Corona (COVID-19) virus situation. Four...
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18
March
2020
| 15:22 Europe/Copenhagen
The Corona crisis is still evolving and more measures are being initiated by local authorities in France to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus and protect citizens, business life and industries there. It goes without saying that it is imperative t...
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16
March
2020
| 15:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group constantly monitors the risk situation in adherence with authorities' guidelines and takes measures accordingly. Our focus is on keeping our employees safe, on keeping our business partners’ employees safe, on our societal duty to ass...
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05
March
2020
| 17:39 Europe/Copenhagen
Four winners will then be selected during Entrepreneurship Week on May 4-8, 2020 in Lisbon. Financial and technical support will be provided so the winners’ solutions to climate change can be brought to life in Lisbon, Los Angeles, Stockholm or Tel A...
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2019
06
December
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Copenhagen
For some time, Søren Bjerre-Nielsen has wanted to step down from the Board of Directors of VELUX A /S. He has been a member of the board since 1997 and has been chairman for the last six years. During Søren Bjerre-Nielsen's term of office, the VEL...
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20
November
2019
| 08:30 Europe/Copenhagen
Nicolas Limbach will join the VELUX Group as Senior Vice President for VELUX Commercial as of December 1. As SVP, he will have the overall responsibility for the full scope of activities of the Commercial Division and also be part of VELUX Management...
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10
October
2019
| 09:56 Europe/Copenhagen
VELUX Healthy Buildings Day is now live in Paris. Follow the event on Twitter: @VELUX and #HealthyBuildingsDay! Get live photos of speakers and participants here (Copyright the VELUX Group): ...
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09
October
2019
| 10:04 Europe/Copenhagen
VELUX Daylight Symposium, the only forum in the world dedicated to explore the role of daylight in architecture and the importance of daylight in creating healthy and resilient buildings, is now live in Paris.  Follow the event on Twitter: @VELUX ...
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02
June
2019
| 20:37 Europe/Copenhagen
This weekend, the VELUX EHF FINAL4 at LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany became a melting pot for handball fans from all over Europe. The venue holds 19,500 spectators and this year VELUX Group had 720 guests present. Millions of fans from more than 1...
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28
February
2019
| 15:44 Europe/Copenhagen
Both Danish and international tech startups are invited to apply to be part of the new programme. Applications can already now be submitted through the programme’s website. The ambition of the partnership between COWI, EWII, VKR Holding, The Danis...
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2018
16
November
2018
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group has won gold at the prestigious and international EPICA Awards, the only creative prize judged by journalists, for its campaign entitled ‘The Indoor Generation’. The Danish company picked up two gold medals at The Editors & Publish...
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23
July
2018
| 14:08 Europe/Copenhagen
The case was raised in 2012 by Fakro. The formal decision has now been published, stating that the European Commission has come to the conclusion “that there are insufficient grounds for conducting a further investigation into the alleged infringemen...
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22
May
2018
| 10:24 Europe/Copenhagen
More than 1,000 teams of youths aged 8 to 14 years have received new select handballs in connection with the VELUX Group’s title sponsorship of the EHF Champions League. The giveaways are part of the VELUX Group’s ‘Let’s Play’ campaign, initially lau...
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02
January
2018
| 10:27 Europe/Copenhagen
The change in leadership was first announced at the VELUX World Conference in September 2017. The VELUX World Conference takes place every four years and sets out the strategy for the coming period. At the Conference, Briggs laid out an ambitious gro...
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2017
18
September
2017
| 12:31 Europe/Copenhagen
On the last day of the VELUX Group’s strategy conference, held every four years, Chairman Søren Bjerre-Nielsen announced to the 120 members of the company’s global management that, after 17 years as CEO for VELUX A/S, Jørgen Tang-Jensen is to retire ...
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31
August
2017
| 18:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group will be exhibiting its latest innovation, VELUX ACTIVE with Netatmo, at IFA 2017 in Berlin. IFA is one of Europe’s most prestigious consumer electronics shows, and runs 1st-6th September 2017. ...
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16
June
2017
| 15:00 Europe/Copenhagen
At the VELUX A/S annual general meeting on 6 March 2017, Kim Fausing was elected new chairman of the board. He replaced Søren Bjerre-Nielsen, member of the VELUX A/S board for a number of years, in recent years in the capacity of chairman. ...
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15
March
2017
| 14:33 Europe/Copenhagen
Vienna, 10 March 2017. Title sponsor of the VELUX EHF Champions League, the VELUX Group, has officially launched its ‘Let’s Play’ campaign, offering youth teams between the ages of 8 and 14 the chance to win a set of handballs completely free of char...
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2016
20
September
2016
| 13:21 Europe/Copenhagen
LONDON, 19TH SETEMBER 2016. The VELUX Group today announces its collaboration with engineering firm Arup, along with Frener & Reifer, BAM and further partners to create the “Circular Building”. The aim is to demonstrate how the circular economy ca...
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01
April
2016
| 15:21 Europe/Copenhagen
2015 saw strong performance in terms of both turnover and earnings. The focus for 2016 will be on growth of the core business. ...
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01
April
2016
| 13:29 Europe/Copenhagen
75 years bringing light to life with continued growth ...
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06
January
2016
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group benefits greatly from its sponsorship of the Champions League in handball. The leading producer of roof windows is therefore also sponsoring the coming European Championship in Poland between 15th and 31st January. ...
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2015
04
November
2015
| 10:00 Europe/Copenhagen
Production in Russia will be ceased and the plan is to consolidate plastics production at fewer factories. ...
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21
September
2015
| 14:10 Europe/Copenhagen
A new European association, EuroWindoor AISBL, representing the interests of the European window, door and facade industry has been founded. ...
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10
September
2015
| 10:48 Europe/Copenhagen
The Prime Minister of Slovakia, Robert Fico, opened on the 9th September two new production halls at the VELUX Group’s factory in Partizánske in Slovakia. ...
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20
August
2015
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
Former Chairman of the Board for THE VELUX FOUNDATIONS, Lars E. Kann-Rasmussen, has been awareded the Hungarian order, the Commander’s Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary. ...
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18
August
2015
| 11:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The roof window and blind manufacturer joins as sponsor of the Men’s EHF EURO 2016 to benefit from extensive brand exposure and event hospitality. ...
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15
July
2015
| 16:29 Europe/Copenhagen
The International VELUX Award 2016 will open for registration in October 2015, launching the seventh International VELUX Award for Students of Architecture. ...
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23
June
2015
| 13:42 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group is restructuring its product development in a move to sharpen the focus on innovation and new technology, which must ensure the efficient development of new quality products.  ...
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31
May
2015
| 14:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group has extended its contract as title sponsor of Europe’s premier club handball competition for a further five years. The long-term commitment is based on the positive results of the partnership with EHF Marketing GmbH, the marketing arm...
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