Stuttgart, Sep 27, 2021 -
Daimler Truck announces the appointment of two important key positions in the finance division. Claus Bässler will take charge of overall management of the “Treasury & Tax” unit at Daimler Truck AG on December 1, 2021.
Stuttgart, Sep 24, 2021 -
On its path toward an all-electric future, Mercedes-Benz is taking an equity stake in European battery cell manufacturer Automotive Cells Company (ACC) to scale up development and production of next-generation high-performance battery cells and modules.
Stuttgart/Boston, Sep 23, 2021 -
The Laver Cup is back. From 24 to 26 September 2021, the global tennis elite will serve at the tournament for the fourth time after 2017, 2018 and 2019. Since the first edition, Mercedes-Benz has provided the vehicle fleet to ensure the mobility of the players, officials and selected guests.
Stuttgart, Sep 16, 2021 -
After 35 years in various management positions in the Daimler Group, Hartmut Schick (59), Member of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG, responsible for Daimler Trucks Asia, will retire on December 31, 2021.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Sep 14, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has presented the fully electric eO500U bus chassis. The bus chassis was specially designed for Latin American cities and will be produced in São Bernardo do Campo, in the Brazilian state of São Paulo, from 2022 on.
Buenos Aires, Sep 10, 2021 -
During seven decades, Mercedes-Benz produced various models of cars, vans, buses, trucks in Argentina. Today the Mercedes-Benz factory in Buenos Aires is the only one in the world that produces vans, trucks and buses at the same site.
Stuttgart/Munich, Sep 6, 2021 -
Creating an encounter rather than purely presenting vehicles: Mercedes-Benz is pressing forward with its dialogue-based and experiential brand presence at trade fairs. At the IAA MOBILITY from 7 to 12 September 2021 in Munich, the luxury automotive brand is taking advantage of all the opportunities offered by the new format of the International Motor Show (IAA).
Stuttgart, Sep 1, 2021 -
The Board of Management, General Works Council and World Employee Committee of Daimler AG and the international trade union federation IndustriALL Global Union have adopted the Principles of Social Responsibility and Human Rights.
Stuttgart, Sep 1, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz is taking another important step on the way to a green steel supply chain. To this end, the company has launched a partnership with the Swedish steel manufacturer SSAB for CO2 free steel.
Stuttgart, Aug 24, 2021 -
The brand with the three-pointed star is adapting its development organisation to focus on two key topics of the Mercedes-Benz strategy – vehicle software and electrification – with the objective of further enhancing its position as a leading technology company in the automotive luxury segment.
Stuttgart/Oslo, Aug 24, 2021 -
"Vy Buss AS", Norway's largest bus corporation, is operating 13 new Setra S 531 DT double-decker buses on its express routes. The photo shows part of the new luxury bus fleet.
Stuttgart/Munich, Aug 18, 2021 -
Munich-based Geldhauser Linien- und Reiseverkehr GmbH & Co. KG is currently supporting a pilot project initiated by the German Alpine Club (DAV), with eight Setra double-decker coaches.
Stuttgart/Wörth am Rhein, Aug 12, 2021 -
Tobias Wöllmer from the Gressel haulage company in Neustadt an der Aisch recently collected his Actros Edition 2 from the Customer Centre at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Wörth. The driver now drives a special model limited to 400 units.
Charleston, SC, USA , Aug 5, 2021 -
More than 200,000 Sprinter and Metris vans have been assembled in North Charleston and delivered to destinations in the U.S. since June 2006. At that time, the small Charleston plant was performing semi-knockdown (SKD) assembly and was better known as DaimlerChrysler Manufacturing International (DCMI) with a team of 100 employees.
Stuttgart,Germany/Columbus (Indiana),USA , Aug 5, 2021 -
Daimler Truck AG and U.S.-based global power leader and engine manufacturer Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced in February that they would enter into a global strategic partnership for medium-duty engines.
Stuttgart, Aug 4, 2021 -
What does "diversity" mean and how important is this topic for companies? Where are the greatest potential and opportunities? Today diversity is being discussed particularly in the business environment. Martin Daum, CEO of Daimler Truck AG, and Ana-Cristina Grohnert, Chairperson of Charta der Vielfalt e.V. (German diversity charter) are agreed:
Stuttgart/Mindelheim , Aug 3, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz is intensifying its cooperation with GROB-WERKE in the field of manufacturing technology, expanding its production capacity and know-how for next-generation batteries.
Stuttgart (Germany), Jul 30, 2021 -
The Board of Management and Supervisory Board of Daimler AG (ticker symbol DAI) have given the go-ahead for the company’s historic realignment and the ongoing roadmap.
Gaggenau / Kassel / Mannheim , Jul 30, 2021 -
Following intensive talks, Daimler Truck AG and the Works Council have agreed on key points regarding the future orientation and safeguarding of the Mercedes-Benz powertrain plants.
Stuttgart / Tokyo , Jul 28, 2021 -
Daimler Truck continues to push the transformation to CO2-neutral transportation with further deliveries of the FUSO eCanter, its fully electric light-duty truck, in the second quarter of 2021.
Stuttgart (Germany), Jul 22, 2021 -
Mercedes-Benz is getting ready to go all electric by the end of the decade, where market conditions allow. Shifting from electric-first to electric-only, the world’s pre-eminent luxury car company is accelerating toward an emissions-free and software-driven future.
Stuttgart, Jul 21, 2021 -
New members are to be elected to the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG. In the context of the planned Group’s realignment with the spin-off of Daimler Truck, two of the current members of Daimler’s Supervisory Board – Marie Wieck and Joe Kaeser – will give up their mandates focussing henceforth on the Supervisory Board of the stock-listed Daimler Truck.
Stuttgart, Jul 21, 2021 -
A successful era is coming to an end at Daimler AG. After 13 years on the Board of Management and 37 years at the company, Wilfried Porth is stepping down from his position in December 2021. This is at his own request at a time of realignment for Daimler AG with the planned spin-off of Daimler Truck.
Stuttgart (Germany), Jul 21, 2021 -
Daimler AG (ticker symbol: DAI) today reported its results for the second quarter, which ended June 30, 2021. The Group’s total unit sales increased by 36% to 736,400 passenger cars and commercial vehicles (Q2 2020: 541,800).
Kawasaki, Japan, Jul 19, 2021 -
As an integral part of Daimler Truck AG, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; Head office: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO: Hartmut Schick) is proud to announce that MFTBC will be following the Daimler Trucks & Buses ambition towards CO2-neutrality in production sites by aiming to shift all plants to CO2-neutrality by 2039.
Stuttgart, Jul 16, 2021 -
Ola Källenius, Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz AG, and Martin Daum, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG and Chairman of the Board of Management of Daimler Truck AG, have honoured the American steel supplier Big River Steel (BRS) for the exceptionally sustainable production of steel.
Stuttgart / Wörth am Rhein, Jul 15, 2021 -
Sustainable, highly flexible and ideally positioned for the future of transport: The Mercedes-Benz plant in Wörth is becoming the center for emission-free transport within the Mercedes-Benz truck production network.
Stuttgart, Jul 14, 2021 -
More and more transport and logistics companies are considering the purchase of an eTruck. However, it is often difficult for customers to see whether an eTruck can actually cover the usual application profile of conventional trucks in the fleet.
Stuttgart/Sandwich, Jul 13, 2021 -
After a break of almost two years, it is finally time to tee off again at The Open. The 149th edition of the oldest major golf championship in the world will take place from 15 to 18 July at Royal St George’s Golf Club in England.
Fuel consumption combined: 8.6-8 l/km; CO2 emissions combined: 197-183 g/km*
Stuttgart, Jul 12, 2021 -
In the latest episode of his podcast Transportation Matters, Martin Daum, Chairman of the Board of Management at Daimler Truck AG, speaks with EU Commissioner for Transport, Adina Vălean.
Stuttgart, Jul 5, 2021 -
The three leading commercial vehicle manufacturers Daimler Truck, the TRATON GROUP and Volvo Group have signed a non-binding agreement to install and operate a high-performance public charging network for battery electric heavy-duty long-haul trucks and coaches across Europe.
Stuttgart / Moscow , Jul 2, 2021 -
DAIMLER KAMAZ RUS (DK RUS), the Joint Venture between Daimler Trucks and its Russian partner KAMAZ, has received a large order from the Russian construction company Partner Group.