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NORMA Group awarded Platinum Supplier Status by General Motors

(PresseBox) (Pilica, Poland, ) NORMA Group, a global market leader in engineered joining technology, has received Platinum Supplier Status 2015 from General Motors Company (“GM”) for its site in Pilica, Poland. The US automaker presents this award to its suppliers for their outstanding performance and thus recognises NORMA Group for its reliability as a supplier, for its high quality products and for its excellent service.

“Platinum Supplier Status from General Motors shows the high quality of the products we offer, how efficient our manufacturing systems are and how high our standards are for service to the customer,” said Werner Deggim, CEO of NORMA Group. “In addition, the award also demonstrates how highly motivated and committed our team in Poland lives our company-wide approach to continuous improvement.”

Only the best suppliers who meet GM’s strict quality criteria receive Platinum Supplier status. For instance, the PPM rate at NORMA Group in Poland was an average of only four defective parts per million in 2015 and delivery reliability of over 98 percent was achieved. “NORMA Group’s dedication and commitment to constantly exceeding our expectations makes the company one of our best suppliers and business partners,” said David Poole, General Director of Supply Chain at GM.

In Poland, NORMA Group produces numerous joining products such as NORMAQUICK plastic connectors and NORMAFLEX fluid systems and fuel lines for customers in the automotive industry. Around 540 employees work on approximately 9,000 square meters of floor space at the plant.

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NORMA Group SE

NORMA Group is a global market leader in engineered joining technology. The company manufactures a wide range of innovative connecting solutions and water management technology offering more than 35,000 products to customers in 100 countries with around 6,500 employees. NORMA Group helps its customers and business partners to react to global challenges such as climate change and increasing scarcity of resources. NORMA Group joining products can be found in vehicles and trains, ships and aircraft, buildings and water management as well as in applications for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. The company generated sales of around EUR 890 million in 2015. NORMA Group operates a global network of 22 production facilities as well as numerous sales and distribution sites across Europe, the Americas, and Asia-Pacific. NORMA Group has its headquarters in Maintal, Germany. NORMA Group SE is listed on the German stock exchange (Prime Standard) and included in the MDAX index.