Salzgitter AG acknowledged with the "Bosch Global Supplier Award"
25.07.2023 | Press release of Salzgitter AG
- Bosch honors top supplier performance
- Award bestowed in the "Raw materials and components” category
- Longstanding and successful cooperation with Bosch
Ranking as one of Bosch’s best suppliers worldwide, Salzgitter AG was presented with the "Bosch Global Supplier Award" by the technology and services company at a ceremony held on July 14. Salzgitter AG won the award in the "Raw Materials and Components" category in acknowledgement of "Superior quality and excellent performance as supplier" in cooperation with the Bosch subsidiary BSH Hausgeräte GmbH.
Out of some 35,000 suppliers, Bosch awarded prizes to a total of 46 suppliers from 11 countries. This is already the 18th time that the Bosch Group has honored the above-average performance of its suppliers in the manufacture or supply of raw materials, products or services – especially with regard to their quality, costs, sustainability and innovations.
As Phillip Meiser, Director Sales Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, stated: "We are very proud as a company to have won this special award. This shows us that we are definitely on the right course with our claim to provide our customers with innovative, sustainable and above all "green" products. True to our motto of #hierpassierts (This is where it is happening). I would like to thank all employees at Salzgitter AG, whose commitment has contributed to this success."
Michael van der Vlist, Managing Director Salzgitter Mannesmann Stahlservice GmbH commented: "As a long-standing partner of Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH, we are also delighted to be honored with this Global Supplier Award. Thanks to the close cooperation with our customers, our extensive range of products can be found in many areas of daily life, in equipment, machines and store fittings, the automotive industry, the furniture sector – and also in household appliances. True to our motto, "Our world is made of steel."
Dr. Arne Flemming, Head of Supply Chain Management at Bosch: "With the Bosch Global Supplier Award, we acknowledge our best suppliers. Consequently, the award winners rank among the top of our supplier base of around 35,000 companies worldwide. Supplier networks that promote competition and innovation are an important key to the resilience of businesses and companies and for Bosch, our award winners make a special contribution to this."
Every two years, Bosch honors the best of its global supplier companies with the "Bosch Global Supplier Award". The technology and service company bestows the award in acknowledgement of their above-average performance in the manufacture and supply of raw materials, products or services. The award is based on various criteria in the categories of indirect purchasing and services. as well as raw materials and components. Since the year 1987 Bosch has been honoring the top performance of its supplier companies with this coveted award, which is acknowledged throughout the industrial arena. In the special “Sustainability” category, an interdisciplinary jury evaluates the sustainability performance of suppliers. The finalists in this category have at least an “A-“ rating in the renowned Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) and are making an exemplary contribution to climate neutrality.