Stuttgart, 16 September 2015 – The increasing electrification of the automobile is a global trend and dominant topic for OEMs and suppliers alike. MAHLE Aftermarket is well positioned for future mobility and is meeting the requirements of tomorrow with its growing portfolio of products, complete solutions, and services—a strategy that is reflected internationally on sales. Despite the current market development in China, MAHLE Aftermarket is anticipating great things from the Asia-Pacific market.
Stuttgart, 16 September 2015 – For a number of years, MAHLE has been advancing technologies to further reduce fuel consumption and emissions. The focus has also been on the electrification of auxiliary aggregates—which in turn places heavy demands on mechatronic components such as starter motors, alternators, and electric motors. Thanks to the integration of Letrika in the family of companies, MAHLE has expanded its competence in this segment. As of January 2016, MAHLE Aftermarket will be distributing start
Stuttgart, 16 September 2015 – At MAHLE Aftermarket’s European central warehouse in Schorndorf, unmanned transport systems have recently been helping employees to store and retrieve numerous spare parts. The driverless high-bay forklifts are an essential part of the new automated narrow-aisle warehouse —one of the first installations of its type in Germany.
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Stuttgart/Germany, September 7, 2015 — In the first half of 2015, the MAHLE Group achieved sales of EUR 5.53 billion and has thereby grown by 12.5 percent compared with the same period in the previous year. At EUR 324.5 million, earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) are also 17.2 percent above the previous year’s value. The EBIT margin rose to 5.9 percent.
Stuttgart/Germany, July 1, 2015 – The antitrust authorities have given their approval: MAHLE has acquired the thermal business of U.K. automotive supplier Delphi Automotive PLC as of July 1, 2015. As a result, the Stuttgart-based group is expanding its strategically important Thermal Management business unit.
MAHLE receives the Partslife 2015 Environmental award for its central filter system for cooling lubricants at the Leibertingen/Germany location. The jury selected the project on account of the high degree of energy savings and the significantly improved waste balance sheet. Olaf Henning, Member of the Management Committee and Managing Director of MAHLE Aftermarket GmbH, accepted the environmental award on behalf of the MAHLE Group on 17 June 2015 at the Partslife anniversary celebration.
Stuttgart, June 17, 2015—MAHLE now holds around 90 percent of the shares in Kokusan Denki, a company listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, after a successful public tender offer. It is thereby further strengthening its presence in the mechatronics sector.
MAHLE Aftermarket has recorded positive results for the first business year of its new sales branch in South Africa. Since the opening of the location in March 2014, the company has been able to make a name for itself in the local aftermarket, particularly with the brand names MAHLE Original and Knecht. Visitors of this year’s Automechanika in Johannesburg will find MAHLE Aftermarket in the German Pavilion in Hall 6, Stand 6F012.
Stuttgart/Germany, April 30, 2015 — In 2014, MAHLE generated sales of nearly EUR 10 billion. The growth of around 43 percent is largely due to the first-time full-year inclusion of the MAHLE Behr Group.
Istanbul, 9 April 2015 – MAHLE Aftermarket, the MAHLE business unit specialising in spare parts and service, presents its complete range of services—including products and services for repair shop equipment—at the Automechanika international trade fair for the automotive industry in Istanbul from 9 to 12 April 2015. For the first time, the new MAHLE subsidiary Letrika will also exhibit products for the aftermarket. Visitors will find MAHLE in the German Pavilion in Hall 7, Stand B130.
MAHLE has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the wholly-owned thermal business of U.S. automotive supplier Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH). In 2014, the division and its approximately 7,600 employees achieved annual sales of around USD 1.2 billion (roughly EUR 1.0 billion). After approval by the relevant antitrust authorities, a closing of the deal is anticipated for the fall of 2015. Further, it is intended to acquire the joint venture of Delphi Thermal in China.
Stuttgart, December 16, 2014 – The Supervisory Board of MAHLE GmbH has appointed Wolf-Henning Scheider as new Chairman of the MAHLE Management Board with effect from July 1, 2015. He will join the MAHLE Group on April 1, 2015, and will initially assume the role of Vice Chairman of the Management Board.
Jaén/Andalusia, 3 December 2014 – MAHLE Aftermarket S.L. was presented with two awards at the 25th Serca Congress in Jaén/Andalusia on 24 and 25 October 2014. Miguel Fiter, Managing Director of MAHLE Aftermarket S.L., received the awards for “Supplier of the Year” and “Best Catalogue (Range)” in front of around 280 congress participants.
Bilston/England, 3 December 2014 – MAHLE Aftermarket Ltd. in Bilston has been named runner-up in the GROUPAUTO Supplier of the Year 2014. The award was presented at the international GROUPAUTO Conference in Harrogate on 3 October.
Shanghai, November 25, 2014 – MAHLE is celebrating the third major expansion phase of its research and development center in China. In addition, a Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems (BMTS) production plant, a plant for industrial filtration, and a production line for the manufacturing of tools for the Filtration and Engine Peripherals business unit will be opened on the campus.
MAHLE Aftermarket press information Automechanika 2014
Pressrelease 12 September 2014: Nicolas de Gaudemont will take over the management of MAHLE Aftermarket GmbH in Europe on 1 November.
Stuttgart, September 2, 2014 – The transaction approvals have been issued from all relevant antitrust authorities. The acquisition of the majority stake in Letrika d.d., which is listed on the Ljubljana Stock Exchange, is expected to be completed in calendar week 37. In the future, Letrika is to be integrated and consolidated into the MAHLE Group as the “Electric actuators and engine accessories” profit center.
Pressrelease 11 August 2014: This year's Automechanika in Frankfurt will be the scene of several debuts for MAHLE Aftermarket: the MAHLE business unit specialising in spare parts will introduce the new MAHLE Service Solutions division for the first time from 16 to 20 September.
Pressrelease 21 May 2014: From now on, MAHLE Original and Behr packaging will feature a QR code. Customers can use their smartphone or tablet to quickly and conveniently check if they have picked the correct product and also gain fast access to a wide range of supplementary information.
Press release 18 March 2014: MAHLE Aftermarket, the MAHLE business unit specialising in spare parts, opened a sales office in the South African city of Port Elizabeth on 3 March 2014...
Press release 5 March 2014: In the first quarter of 2014, Behr Thermot-tronik thermostats will be sold in new packaging bearing the MAHLE Aftermarket design, thereby ensuring that trade and repair shop customers immediately recognize the incorporation of MAHLE Aftermarket product and service quality.
Press release 5 December 2013: MAHLE Aftermarket, the MAHLE business unit specialising in spare parts, is introducing the MAHLE Aftermarket app on 5 December 2013. Users can now access all of the catalogues, technical brochures, and customer information in concise format when they are on the go.
Press release of 8 August 2013: At the end of July, Ferrari awarded MAHLE with the “BEST GT Supplier Award”. The sports car manufacturer thus recognised MAHLE for its long-standing support in the field of engines at the traditional Podio Ferrari event.
Press release 11 April 2013: MAHLE's spare parts business recorded a moderate increase in sales in Turkey in the 2012 business year. The company is anticipating an increase in demand for thermostats and turbochargers related to new technologies to reduce emissions.
MAHLE Clevite recently announced the completion of the acquisition of RTI Technologies. The transaction, closing on January 1, 2013, renames the company MAHLE Clevite Inc., RTI Division.
MAHLE Aftermarket press information Automechanika 2012
With the purchase of a 50,000 square meter plot of land in Obninsk/Russia, MAHLE heralds a new phase of its aftermarket strategy in Eastern Europe.
Driven by performance: That is the motto of MAHLE Aftermarket. Now, the motto applies not only to the fast, reliable supply of the brands MAHLE Original, Knecht, Metal Leve, Clevite und Perfect Circle, but also to ACxpert, the air conditioning service equipment family from Behr Service.
Stuttgart, March 7, 2011—Dated back to January 1, 2011, the German MAHLE GmbH acquired all remaining shares in the Turkish engine components manufacturer MAHLE Mopisan. In Turkey, MAHLE Mopisan operates two production plants in Izmir and Konya as well as a regional warehouse for the Aftermarket in Izmir.
Stuttgart, September 14th, 2010—The new MAHLE logistics center in St. Michael, Austria, ensures on-time supplies of MAHLE Original and Knecht filters to the European aftermarket.