Press release BoxID: 470420 (Schaeffler AG)
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Change of name from Schaeffler Technologies GmbH & Co. KG to Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG
(PresseBox) (Herzogenaurach, 2011-12-13) As of January 1, 2012, Schaeffler Technologies GmbH & Co. KG will be known as Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG. This change will only affect the company name and the legal identity of the company will remain unaltered. The change of name has to take place due to the transformation of Schaeffler GmbH into a stock corporation.
The Schaeffler Group with its brands INA, LuK, and FAG is a leading provider of rolling bearings and linear products as well as a renowned supplier to the automotive industry of high-precision products and systems for engines, transmissions and chassis applications. The group of companies stands for global customer proximity, innovative ability and the highest possible level of quality. Sales of €9.5 billion were generated at over 180 locations in more than 50 countries in 2010. With over 70,000 employees worldwide, the Schaeffler Group is one of the largest German and European industrial companies in family ownership.