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Jul 23, 2003, 01:00 ET Dichtomatik North America Names New President

BURNSVILLE, Minn., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- John E. Rice has been named president of Dichtomatik North America, a wholly-owned subsidiary of...


Jun 18, 2003, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Ranked Among Top Suppliers In Automotive Industries' Quest for Excellence Survey

PLYMOUTH, Mich., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK was recently honored with the coveted "Quest for Excellence" award by Automotive...


Nov 04, 2002, 00:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK to Supply Total Sealing Package For Ford TorqShift Transmission on F-Series Super Duty Trucks

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK announced today that it is supplying a total sealing package to Ford Motor Co. for the...


Aug 06, 2002, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Re-Focuses Lean/Six Sigma Experts on New Business; Shifts Focus of The Lean Center to University Students

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet a growing internal need for experienced lean and Six Sigma practitioners as the company ramps up...


Aug 05, 2002, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Launches Production of Three Total Sealing Packages For 2003 Model Year; Programs Worth $250 Million in New Business

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- You might say that Freudenberg-NOK has the 2003 model year "totally sealed up," as the automotive...


Jul 31, 2002, 01:00 ET Freudenberg and NOK Group Companies Comprise World's Largest Non-Tire Rubber Product Manufacturer

PLYMOUTH, Mich., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- When you look at the companies that comprise the global Freudenberg and NOK Group individually, you see...


Sep 19, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Extends Holidays in Novel Approach to Avoid Layoffs

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- While many companies in the automotive industry are turning to layoffs to address weakening in the...


Aug 16, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg and NOK Group Companies Seen as World's Largest Non-Tire Rubber Product Manufacturer

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg & Co. of Germany and NOK Corp. of Japan were recently ranked third and seventh,...


Aug 07, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK CEO Day: Automakers Can Save Millions of Dollars By Helping Sub-Tier Suppliers Become Lean

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- While automakers and large tier-one suppliers are making solid progress in implementing lean...


Jun 07, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK CEO Day: Auto Industry Can Save Millions of Dollars By Supporting Lean Training for Sub-Tier Suppliers

DEARBORN, Mich., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- If the North American auto industry wants to save millions of dollars and remain competitive, it must...


May 01, 2001, 01:00 ET Technology Specialist in Vibration Control: Vibracoustic North America Enhances Vehicle Ride and Comfort through Total Solutions

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- To help automakers meet increasing consumer demands for quieter, more comfortable vehicles,...


Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Wins Toyota, NUMMI and DENSO Awards for Quality and Service

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK recently scored a hat-trick of achievement -- winning awards from three key customers:...


Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK's Cleveland, Ga. Facility Earns 'Nobel Prize' of Manufacturing

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK's Cleveland, Ga. production facility has earned the coveted 2001 Shingo Prize for...


Apr 05, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Honored with Ford's 2000 World Excellence Award

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg-NOK today announced that it has received Ford Motor Company's Recognition of Achievement...


Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET Freudenberg-NOK Earns Record Number of Safety Awards

PLYMOUTH, Mich., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) recently presented Freudenberg-NOK production facilities...