Kendrion Worldwide

Division Automotive

Kendrion N.V.

Kendrion N.V. is a public limited liability company incorporated under the laws of the Netherlands, with its registered office in Zeist.

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Kendrion Commercial Vehicles

Procurement and Supplier Management

Procurement and Supplier Management

Together with its suppliers Kendrion Commercial Vehicles focuses on developping primarily long-term business relationships. Among other aspects, this is realized by means of long-term cooperations, multi-annual contracts and joint developments. To generate competitive solutions for our customers we involve our partners at an early stage in projects and thus ensure long-term success for our customers, for Kendrion and our suppliers.

Our procurement has a strong international orientation but is locally focused to serve all our locations at the best. In the selection of our suppliers we follow a hollistic cost consideration according to Total Cost of Ownership to source high-quality components at competitive conditions.

Procurement focus

The purchase of Commercial Vehicles mainly focuses on the following group of materials:

  • Turned parts
  • Forgings
  • Bearings
  • Permanent magnets
  • Stampings and precision stampings, deep-drawn parts
  • Aluminium castings (pressure die-casting and gravity die casting)
  • Injection moulded plastic parts
  • Enamelled copper wire

Requirements for suppliers

You fit us best if you meet the following requirements:

  • Certification according to ISO 9001 or ISO/TS 16949
  • Production of small and medium quantities
  • Highest quality standards in all processes
  • 100% security of supply
  • Competitive prices
  • Speed and flexibilty
  • Continuous improvements
  • Focus on corporate social responsibility (CSR) within your business activities
  • Acceptance of our QSV