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Marthe Westphal

Marthe Westphal

PR Manager

News on Newtron and the procurement industry - Marthe Westphal, consultant at schönknecht : kommunikation (, tracks down and shares it. The agency has been supporting Newtron since 2014 with press and public relations work and with the company's social media activities.

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February 18, 2018

Employee Story: Robert Barthold – “As a developer, this is the place you can let loose.”


Newtron employee Robert Barthold

Developing procurement systems for leading global automotive suppliers and technology and media corporations is certainly great fun. Robert Barthold finds it particularly appealing to be creative as a software developer.

We don’t develop everything along mainstream lines,” adds the 31-year-old. “For example, when a request comes in, we are free to solve it as we see fit, to a certain extent. For instance, for the catalog assessment included in the new procurement system, I had a free hand and could ‘go wild’ with the technicians.” This included our own Newtron framework and current web technologies such as JavaScript, HTML 5 or CSS 3. Read more

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