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KONE is one of the global leaders in the elevator and escalator industry. KONE's objective is to offer the best People Flow® experience by developing and delivering solutions that enable people to move smoothly, safely, comfortably and without waiting in buildings in an increasingly urbanizing environment. KONE provides industry-leading elevators, escalators, automatic building doors and integrated solutions to enhance the People Flow in and between buildings. KONE's services cover the entire lifetime of a building, from the design phase to maintenance, repairs and modernization solutions. In 2014, KONE had annual net sales of EUR 7.3 billion and at the end of the year over 47,000 employees. KONE class B shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd in Finland.
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KONE Opens New Technology and Innovation Center in Pune; Hires New Talent

To further strengthen its capabilities and competences in new digital services area and Enterprise IT, KONE has inaugurated a new technology and innovation function in Pune, India. This will be an extension of India Technology and Engineering Center (ITEC) organi... (more)
KONE India Launches Intelligent and IoT Connected Elevators and Escalators

So Safe, keeping a watch 24/7
So Transparent, keeping you aware 24/7
So Intelligent, keeping you ahead 24/7
Further strengthening its position as innovation leader in the industry, KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has la... (more)
IBM Watson Internet of Things Gives Lift to KONE’s Innovation in Smart Buildings

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and KONE, one of the global leaders in the elevator and escalator industry, announced the multiyear agreement in which IBM will provide cloud-based Internet of Things (IoT) technologies and services to drive innovation in smart buildings.
Through the agreement, KONE will tap ... (more)