Lesjöfors receives Continental award 18 April 2013

The German Lesjöfors company - Stumpp + Schüle - has been awarded the ‘2013 Premium Supplier’ award from Continental. Only subcontractors who can live up to Continental´s high standards of quality and service receive this prestigious award.

Continental is among the world’s leading component suppliers to the automotive industry. It provides products such as brake systems, systems and components for powertrain and suspension, instrumentation, automotive electronics, security systems and tyres.

Stumpp + Schüle GmbH, based in Beuren, Germany, was included in the 2013 list of premium suppliers thanks to its strengths in quality, supply service, competitiveness and willingness to improve and innovate.

“We are delighted by the fact that one of our major customers has awarded us with a top class seal. This distinction is recognised throughout the Schaeffler Group (which includes LuK, INA, FAG, Schaeffler and Continental) and offers an excellent opportunity to expand the shared business relationship,” says Wolfgang Hellman, sales manager of Stumpp + Schüle.

Since 2012 Stumpp + Schüle has been part of the Lesjöfors Group that supplies the automobile industry worldwide with springs and pressings.

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