Modern Family Business with a long Tradition
The company was founded by Friedrich Braun initially as a trading business in the field of agricultural engines and became a maker of such machines later.
At the beginning of the seventies, the trade business with rolling bearings and accessories was developed and extended while the production of agricultural engines was abandoned.
Robert Braun took over the management.
1985 - 1987
Restructuring of sales and modernisation of the entire organisation.
1987 - 1988
Set-up of the enterprise resource planning and financial accounting systems using the IBM 36 and subsequently the AS 400 system.
Introduction of electronic filing including workflow management.
Review of corporate strategies and introduction of the corporate cockpit.
Sabine Braun joins the management team.
Extension of the office building at the Geister Landweg site.
Modernisation and further development of electronic archiving.
Introduction of electronic invoice audit on the screen
Renewal and certification of quality management according to the latest standard DIN EN ISO 9001:2008
Adaptation of the internal organizational structure to changing market conditions (system “overtime working hours instead of short-time working”)
Extensive renewal of communication software (Directword, Directmail)
Introduction of a delivery service “on the same day” for certain postcode areas
Beginning of building new logistics center with a significant expansion of slot capacity
Completion of the new logistics center and switching to paperless picking, for faster and more accurate even error freer goods delivery
Our people and our organisation are continuously developing in order to deliver first class quality, performance and service to the satisfaction of our customers.
Extension of the electronic archive for storing now about 3.2 million documents.
Completion and launch of the B2B online shop for registred customers.
Introduction of the NBR ED Premium- and EBS ED Quality- Ball Bearing Unit series - to now also cover the areas of application for Ball Bearing Units of European designs - identical to the main European competitors.
Every day, employees and organization evolve themselves, to the purposes of customer satisfaction, in order to be the first choice for quality, value and service at our costumers.