Press releases

The order of the day is to stay at home, which offers a good opportunity to carry out DIY jobs. The first rays of sunshine encourage people to take on outdoor DIY projects. A good enough reason to upgrade your outdoor area, for instance with a stable and high-quality terrace roof.
The longest and second-widest land tunnel is currently being constructed in the Netherlands in order to direct traffic in Amsterdam-Southeast below ground – reducing the level of noise and air pollution to the benefit of local residents. More than 1.7 million stainless steel (A4) fischer nail anchors FNA II were used to install fire protection plates to walls and ceilings in addition to other applications.
The fischer Group of Companies successfully concluded the 2019 financial year. With a gross turnover of 887 million euro, the family business from Waldachtal in the northern Black Forest exceeded the previous year’s excellent figures (864 million euro) by 23 million euro. The fischer fixing systems division contributed above average with a six per cent year-on-year increase in turnover. In contrast, the automotive industry’s recession has been noticeable in the fischer automotive company division, which was down by eight per cent year on year. fischer is expecting a turnover increase for the current financial year 2020 at a distinctly higher rate of over 900 million euro, provided this objective is not impaired by the effects of the coronavirus or by a recession. In total, fischer employs more than 5,200 members of staff.
Wood constructions are particularly easy to anchor in concrete with fischer’s FAZ II bolt anchor, providing a secure load-bearing fixing. fischer provides the right product that meets the requirements of the user’s applications with the continuous development of its anchor family. Higher shear and load-bearing capacities and variable anchoring depths in large product segments have increased the range of applications.
The fischer Group of Companies is among Germany’s top employers for the fifth time in succession. fischer was declared a “TOP National Employer” in a nationwide employee survey recently published by FOCUS news magazine. The Group of Companies also scored highly with customers: According to a recent survey by a FOCUS Money consumer survey, fischer is among the “Most Popular Family Businesses” for the fourth time.