FlexQube receives two orders in Mexico worth 3 Million SEK combined
Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. KG places an order worth 1.85 Million SEK and one other German automotive company orders more than 100 carts at a value of 1.15 Million SEK
The order for Brose Fahrzeugteile is the first order for carts, to be used in their new plant, that will open during 2018 in Querétaro in central Mexico. The order will be delivered during first half of 2018 and consists of tugger carts for standard North American containers 48 x 45 inch, shelf carts for totes and boxes as well as a mother frame and 200 dollies used in a new concept to transport smaller dollies in size 600 x 400 mm. This new solution called 8 in 1 was developed by FlexQube in the last few months.
The other order for another German automotive supplier is also for a new plant that will open during 2018 in Querétaro, Mexico. The order is for three different variants of FlexQube carts that will be used in this brand-new plant. The carts will be used for material handling and a variety of tugger operations to bring parts and components from the warehouse to different production cells. The order also includes the mother cart concept mentioned above that carries 8 smaller dollies in one cart. This order was partially invoiced and delivered in Q4, 2017 and the rest will be delivered during Q1, 2018.
Igor Rod, Director of Logistics at Brose Querétaro comments: “We have been convinced by the flexibility of FlexQube concept, their single solutions and moreover with the vision of FlexQube that reflects our strategy in the internal logistics.”
“Mexico continues to be a market with strong underlying growth and new plants are being established consistently,” Anders Fogelberg, CEO of FlexQube was quoted saying. “It is important for FlexQube to continue to establish itself as a trusted leader of material handling equipment within the Mexico region. Therefore, we are very happy to deliver this volume of carts to such great and prominent German automotive suppliers,” he continued.
FlexQube is a company that offers a unique and patented concept that is used to design and deliver robust, modular and flexible carts and racks. The company has manufacturing in Sweden and USA and distribution in North America and in Europe. On December 14, 2017, the company was listed on the Nasdaq First North in Sweden.
FlexQube has some of the world’s largest manufacturers within automotive-, energy-, defense-, aerospace-, home appliances-, and construction machinery among their customers. Some examples are Volvo Cars, Autoliv, Dräxlmaier, Scania, Whirlpool, Eberspächer and Oshkosh.
For more information, contact CEO Anders Fogelberg
+1 678 701 58 55
+46 702 86 06 74
About Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. KG
Brose is the world's fifth-largest family-owned automotive supplier. The company is a supplier of mechatronic systems for doors, seats or electric motors and drives that can be found in every second new vehicle around the world today. The company has more than 25,000 employees at 60 locations in 23 countries as of today.