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    Ferdinand Bilstein GmbH + Co. KG takes over southern German clutch specialist KM

    Ferdinand Bilstein GmbH + Co. KG will acquire 100 percent of the company KM AUTO TECHNIK Kary + Mangler GmbH on 3rd April 2017.

    Karsten Schüssler-Bilstein and Jan Siekermann, the managing directors of the renowned supplier and manufacturer of car and commercial vehicle spare parts, will take the lead of future development and strategy at the clutch specialist KM in Durmersheim.

    This will also be combined with the official integration of KM into the bilstein group, the umbrella brand of Ferdinand Bilstein GmbH + Co. KG. It will join product brands febi, SWAG and Blue Print, which are already united under the umbrella of the bilstein group. Integration of KM is expected to be concluded during the course of 2018.

    The bilstein group will keep you informed about the other steps of the KM integration.

    The bilstein group is one of the world's leading specialists in the independent

    aftermarket and offers repair solutions for all popular vehicle types in the

    passenger car and commercial vehicle sector. In 2016, 1900 employees

    generated sales in over 170 countries amounting to more than half a billion euros.

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    KM AUTO TECHNIK Kary + Mangler GmbH has stood for quality, reliability and

    comprehensive service in the independent aftermarket for over 25 years. With its

    constantly growing clutch range comprising more than 1500 parts, the company

    from Durmersheim offers solutions for cars, vans and commercial vehicles from all European brands.

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