This includes consultation, development and supplying customers throughout the world with a wide range of application and process-oriented connecting elements including the related assembly solutions. The skills developed as a result of over 139 years of experience form the basis of a successful family company in its fourth generation. The range of products covers more than 100,000 stocked items – from the standard screw according to DIN/ISO, through to customer-specific application. The customer value chain is at the forefront of the company’s activities. Through innovative products, advice on application technology, assembly-related installation solutions and logistical service concepts, over 2700 enthusiastic employees contribute to their customers’ productivity and process optimisations, with a turnover of 517 million Euros per year. A network consisting of 45 companies situated in 40 locations in 24 countries, as well as more than 50 agencies on 5 continents, secures proximity to all major markets.