Strategic Procurement & Suppliers
Our demands towards ourselves
Our procedures undergo a continuous and permanent optimization process. Using modern methods, we develop measures that improve company-wide processes constantly. As a result we ensure our qualitative and economic competitiveness.
Also our procurement network undergoes steady observations. Concerning new requirements and tendering, transparency and a fair competition are important to us. We count as well on local as on international providers and suppliers to achieve the greatest possible competition. Already during the bidding phase we examine the offers according to commercial and technical characteristics, to choose at the end the strongest supplier.
A careful handling of our resources is very important to us. Therefore, we are taking our decisions with the greatest possible harmony between economy and ecology.
What are we buying?
- Metals (Au, Ag, Pd, Pt, Cu, Zn …)
- Semi-finished products (band, wire, rods …)
- Machines and plants (stamping and winding machines, testing and measuring machines …)
- Tools (stamping, plastic injections ...)
- Chemicals (laboratory chemistry, cleaning detergents …)
- Plastics and granulates
- Raw materials and supplies (packaging, brushes, labels …)
- Packaging (cardboard, interleaving paper, coils …)
- IT hardware and software
- IT and telecommunications services (support, trainings, fixed network, mobile network …)
- Energy supply (gas, electricity)
- Facility management (maintenance cleaning, security …)
- Maintenance and craftsmen services
Our demands towards yourselves
We address the demands towards ourselves in the same extent towards our suppliers. Right from the beginning we demand high standards concerning quality, availability and pricing. Together with you we develop a noticeable and permanent improvement for both sides. We understand you as a partner we want to achieve a strategy with, for a long-term and successful collaboration. We understand ourselves as demanding, supporting and fair partner. Of course we rely on our partners to build up a personal and trusting communication. Particular emphasis in the selection of our suppliers will be placed on the fulfillment of all guidelines from the automotive world, such as the certifications DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 und ISO/TS 16949:2009 / IATF 16949:2016.