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Nov 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

Freudenberg's Focus on Quality Results in Recognitions

 In today's highly competitive business landscape, leadership in innovation and quality are the two primary attributes shared by the top...

Sep 16, 2014, 13:00 ET

Made in America by Freudenberg

 Call it a growing "made in America" trend, a resurgence of manufacturing, or an economic recovery, the fact is that manufacturing activity in...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:30 ET

Freudenberg Group expands global accumulator business

 Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, the Freudenberg Group's global sealing specialist, acquired Tobul Accumulator, Inc., with effect from July...

Aug 01, 2014, 11:00 ET

Freudenberg Group Continues to Invest

 The globally-active Freudenberg Group is to expand its know-how in the field of interlinings. The Freudenberg Nonwovens Business Group is...

Jul 21, 2014, 12:00 ET

Talent Management Goes Global at Freudenberg

 In the increasingly competitive landscape of recruiting and retaining skilled employees, Freudenberg is focusing on grooming its own talent...

Jul 01, 2014, 14:00 ET
Martin Wentzler, Freudenberg & Co. KG Board of Partners Chairman and Freudenberg SE Chairman (PRNewsFoto/Freudenberg Group)

Freudenberg Announces Change in Board of Partners' Chair

 At the end of Freudenberg & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft's General Meeting, Dr. Wolfram Freudenberg retired from the Chair of the Board of...

May 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg Holds Global Innovation Forum

 Freudenberg Innovation Forum, a bi-annual event, connects Freudenberg's research and development community in Brazil, China, Germany, India,...

Mar 05, 2014, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg's vileda® Establishes Joint Venture in South Korea

 Freudenberg Home and Cleaning Solutions Business Group has established the Joint Venture FHCS Korea Limited with its former distributor VLD in...

Feb 17, 2014, 11:00 ET

Freudenberg Announces 23 ideaTrophy Prize Winners

 Freudenberg announced the winners of ideaTrophy, an open competition for new business ideas in targeted search-fields.  The...

Sep 11, 2013, 12:00 ET

At the International Auto Show in Frankfurt, a Variety of Freudenberg Innovations

 From starry headliners and new weight-saving engine components to air-intake and cabin filters, Freudenberg products are featured on a...

Aug 08, 2013, 11:00 ET

Freudenberg Acquires Capol GmbH

 The Freudenberg Group is acquiring the shares of Capol GmbH, Elmshorn, from financial investor Riverside with immediate effect. This...

Jun 27, 2013, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg in the U.S. -- More than 60 Years of Sustained Growth

 This June marks the fifty-year anniversary of President Kennedy's famous "Ich bin ein Berliner" speech which often serves as a symbol of...

Jun 11, 2013, 11:00 ET

Moody's assigns Freudenberg Baa1 Rating

Moody's Investors Service has assigned a Baa1 rating to Freudenberg SE. At the same time, the rating agency confirmed the Baa1 rating issued to...

Apr 23, 2013, 10:00 ET

Freudenberg Reports Third Year of Sales Growth in 2012

 Freudenberg, a global, family-owned group of companies, grew sales for the third year in a row. In 2012 sales amounted to EUR 6.322 billion...

Apr 10, 2013, 14:00 ET

Freudenberg Contributes to the SAE Challenge of Responsible Mobility

 Freudenberg Group companies fully embrace the challenge presented by 2013 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress theme...

Mar 21, 2013, 14:00 ET

Freudenberg Invests in Water and Membrane Filtration Business

The Freudenberg Group has acquired the British company Aquabio Limited, with effect from March 1, 2013. Based in Hallow, Worcestershire, UK,...

Jan 22, 2013, 11:00 ET

Contributing to Vehicle Safety, Comfort and Efficiency - Freudenberg Products Invisible but Indispensable in Vehicles Exhibited at the NAIAS 2013

 Focus on engine downsizing, new drive technologies, alternative fuels, overall environmental sustainability of vehicle production, and an...

Dec 10, 2012, 12:00 ET

Freudenberg acquires Vector Technology Group

The Freudenberg Group, headquartered in Weinheim, Germany, and the private equity firm HitecVision, headquartered in Stavanger, Norway, have signed...

Sep 25, 2012, 10:00 ET

Helix Medical, a Freudenberg Company, Opens a New Manufacturing Facility in Costa Rica

Helix Medical, LLC, a global supplier of medical components and devices, opened its newest facility in Alajuela, Costa Rica, just outside of San...

Jul 25, 2012, 13:05 ET

Freudenberg Group Engages in American Wind Energy Market

 The Freudenberg Group has developed a broad range of technically challenging product solutions and services for the fast growing American wind...