(Berlin, 10.4.2016) On the occasion of today’s BGA foreign trade press conference, the ARD news program “Tagesschau” reported on the economic situation and perspective of German foreign trade. WOM supported this report with a short company profile and interview. The ARD-aktuell team asked managing director Oliver Kupka about currently relevant export topics and approval requirements in the medical technology industry.
The CSU politician Ilse Aigner took the opportunity for a quick visit to WOM during the fall retreat stay of her party at the nearby monastery Banz in Bad Staffelstein.
Since 2014 WOM supports the charity project BigShoe e.V. from the Allgäu region and is a sponsor of the registered association. BigShoe charity activities have become an important part of the CSR concept of the company. Hertha BSC Berlin, a long time supporter of the charity as well, presented three signed Hertha jerseys to raffle off to the employees in Germany, Hong Kong, and the U.S.
Currently, 20 young people receive training at the production site in Ludwigsstadt in 10 different occupations or with a dual studies program. Tamara Wachter from Steinwiesen tells of her freshly gained impressions concerning the start of training in September as an industrial clerk.