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ZEISS Göschwitz

06 December 2019 | Press Release

Carl Zeiss Meditec achieves significant increase in sales and earnings in fiscal year 2018/19

In fiscal year 2018/19, Carl Zeiss Meditec generated revenue of €1,459.3m, resulting in an increase of 13.9% (adjusted for currency effects: +11.7%) compared with the same period of the prior year (prior year: €1,280.9m). Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) rose significantly, to €264.7m (prior year: €197.1m). The EBIT margin was 18.1% (prior year: 15.4%).

Photography Award 2018

05 December 2019 | Press Release

The Jury for the 2020 ZEISS Photography Award Has Been Selected

Louise Fedotov-Clements, director of the FORMAT International Photography Festival and artistic director of QUAD, a centre for contemporary art, Max Ferguson, freelance photo editor, and Simon Lovermann, founder and artistic director of the photo magazine Der Greif, will judge the submissions.

ZEISS VELVET LED

04 December 2019 | Press Release

International Planetarium Representatives Meet in Jena

On occasion of the ZEISS Experience Days on 3 and 4 December 2019, the company presented its new ZEISS VELVET LED digital projector. Almost 100 planetarium representatives from the USA, South America, Malaysia, India and Europe traveled to the event at ZEISS’s own dome to obtain comprehensive information about the video projector with LED lighting.

 

ZEISS Crossbeam

02 December 2019 | Press Release

ZEISS enhances efficiency in multi-scale and multi-modal workflows

With the new extensions on ZEISS Crossbeam 350/550 and ZEISS Atlas 5, users benefit from improvements in speed and data quality when performing multi-scale, multi-modal studies in additive manufacturing, electronics, battery research, biomaterials and biological tissue investigations on resin-embedded biological specimens.

27 November 2019 | Press Release

ZEISS acquires an additional digital company with Saxonia Systems

As early as September 2018, the technology company ZEISS had acquired a 25 percent stake in Saxonia Systems. Both companies are now announcing that ZEISS will completely take over the specialty enterprise for individual software solutions.

26 November 2019 | Press Release

ZEISS AMcontrol monitors the powder bed in a 3D printing process

ZEISS AMcontrol now enables the quality of the powder bed to be observed and analyzed during the 3D printing process. A uniformly distributed and trouble-free powder bed is essential for a stable and reliable additive manufacturing (AM) process.


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ZEISS VELVET LED
Martin Kraus, head of ZEISS Planetariums, presented the new ZEISS VELVET LED digital projector at the ZEISS Experience Days.
ZEISS Crossbeam
ZEISS Crossbeam 350 laser. The femtosecond laser is mounted onto the airlock, thus avoiding chamber contamination during laser machining.
Enhanced Browser Based Viewer
Enhanced Browser Based Viewer Export Module showcasing a geological application. The sample, a polished thin section of granite, was investigated with multiple microsopic modalities. Sample: A. Gysi, Colorado School of Mines, US
ZEISS Supreme Prime Radiance
ZEISS Unveils New High-End Cinematography Optics: ZEISS Supreme Prime Radiance Lenses
Planetarium Moskau
With a dome diameter of 25 metres, the planetarium in Moscow is the largest in Europe.
Signing of the new strategic research agreement
Signing of the new strategic research agreement
ZEISS Axiocam
ZEISS Axiocam 712 color on ZEISS Axio Imager 2 with 0.5 x camera adapter
ZEISS Axiocam
Mouth region of a mouse embryo section. Azan trichrome staining. Acquired with ZEISS Plan-Apochromat 63x/1.4 oil immersion objective.
The new Varahamihira Planetarium in Ranchi (India).
The new Varahamihira Planetarium in Ranchi (India).
ZEISS and Senorics Establish Partnership
The partnership aims to further the joint development of small and cost-effective sensors for industrial use in quality assurance and in process monitoring.

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Optics in the quantum world

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ZEISS Press Contacts

Corporate Communications

Jörg Nitschke – Head of Corporate Brand & Communications

Jörg Nitschke
Head of Corporate Brand & Communications and Group Press Spokesman
joerg .nitschke @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)7364 20-3242

Ralf Langen – Head of External Corporate Communications

Ralf Langen
Head of External Corporate Communications
ralf .langen @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)7364 20 87999

Gudrun Vogel – Jena Site Communications

Gudrun Vogel
Jena Site Communications
gudrun .vogel @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)3641 64-2770

Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology

Ilka Hauswald – Press Contact for Carl Zeiss SMT GmbH

Ilka Hauswald
Carl Zeiss SMT GmbH
ilka .hauswald @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)7364 20-9231

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Industrial Quality Solutions

Bernd Balle – Press contact for Carl Zeiss Industrielle Messtechnik GmbH

Bernd Balle
Carl Zeiss Industrielle Messtechnik GmbH
bernd .balle @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)7364 20-8148

Research Microscopy Solutions

Vybhav Sinha – Press contact for Carl Zeiss Microscopy GmbH

Vybhav Sinha
Carl Zeiss Microscopy GmbH
vybhav .sinha @zeiss .com 
Phone: +49 (0)3641 64-3949

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Medical Technology

Sebastian Frericks – Director of Investor Relations and press contact for Carl Zeiss Meditec AG

Sebastian Frericks
Director of Investor Relations
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG

General Inquiries:
press .meditec @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)3641 220-331

Investor Relations:
investors .meditec @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)3641 220-116

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Vision Care

Joachim Kuss – Press contact for Carl Zeiss Vision International GmbH

Joachim Kuss
Carl Zeiss Vision International GmbH
joachim .kuss @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)151 42112288

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Camera Lenses & Sports Optics

Christina Mayer – Press contact for Camera Lenses & Sports Optics

Christina Mayer
Carl Zeiss AG
christina .mayer @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)7364 20-62074

Planetariums

Gudrun Vogel – Press contact for Planetariums

Gudrun Vogel
Carl Zeiss AG
gudrun .vogel @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 (0)3641 64-2770

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Half-Year Figures 2018/19

ZEISS Innovations Help Achieve Strong Growth
Half-year revenue increases by 9 percent to EUR 3 billion – EBIT margin rises to 14.7 percent

Annual Report

Annual Report 2017/18 for the ZEISS Group

The ZEISS Group is continuing its growth trajectory. In fiscal year 2017/18 (ended on 30 September 2018), the company achieved record-breaking revenue and earnings: revenue increased by nine percent to EUR 5.817 billion (previous year: EUR 5.348 billion). After currency adjustments, revenue rose by 12 percent.