Our philosophy in dealing with suppliers: "The same principles apply to dealing with suppliers as to dealing with customers. In particular, we maintain an open and cooperative relationship that is designed for long-term cooperation. We conduct price negotiations in a targeted and consistent manner, but always openly, objectively and fairly. All areas of the Kurtz Ersa Group work together cross-functionally to leverage savings potential. We also expect all this accordingly from our suppliers."
From our vision, we have derived the following goals for the purchasing area:
Ensuring the delivery service of the Kurtz Ersa Group
Continuous improvement of common processes and products
Ensuring competitive purchasing prices by implementing improvements to reduce costs for suppliers
Integration of suppliers into the value chain
Prerequisites for cooperation
For a long-term partnership, we need common basic values and goals. The formal basis for this is initially the following documents: