Jacob Bek receives Supplier Award from John Deere
by Hans Diederichs
Essen – Excellent scores in all key performance indicators: Jacob Bek has received the Achieving Excellence (AE) Award from its customer John Deere. The company, which is part ofthyssenkrupp Schulte, was thus awarded partner status in the AE program of the agricultural machinery manufacturer. The materials specialists from Ulm have been supplying John Deere since 2017 and have been able to continuously expand their delivery volume during this time. The supplied material has been used among others in combine harvesters, balers and front loaders.
As part of the "John Deere Achieving Excellence Program", all suppliers are evaluated annually in various key performance indicators (KPI). The most important KPI include delivery performance and product quality, cost management and technical support."The award is important to us and underlines the excellent business relations with our customer, which we have been able to continuously expand," says Robert Seeberger, Managing Director of the company, looking forward to further cooperation. Jacob Bek GmbH is part of thyssenkrupp Schulte – the materials partner for steel, stainless steel and nonferrous metals of thyssenkrupp Materials Services in Germany. thyssenkrupp Schulte provides tailor-made services for more than 70,000 customers from industry, trade and construction. The basis for this is a wide range of flat products, sections and tubes for all requirements and tailored to the individual wishes of customers. Another decisive competitive advantage is customer proximity. With over 40 locations, thyssenkrupp Schulte is always close to its customers and can deliver quickly and reliably anywhere in Germany. The diverse product range, competent technical advice and comprehensive services round off the portfolio of Germany's largest materials dealer.
Source and photo: tk Materials Services