Soennecken eG continues on growth track.
Dr. Benedikt Erdmann, Soennecken eG Board spokesman released important information at the Suppliers’ Day in Overath. Soennecken has achieved year to date (Jan-Nov) total turnover of €538.9 Million, which represents 2,2% year on year growth in full year revenue, including both contract and product business lines .
Contract Suppliers Business has an important stake, achieving €419.6 Millions revenue (+0,8% vs. previous year). It is supported by the positive evolution of Product sales, which grew by a remarkable 7,4% vs, previous year, with revenues of €119.3 Million. This puts Soennecken total revenues ahead of budget by 1,2%.
The cooperative is currently making a big leap towards digitization through the Acquisition of Nordanex Systemverbund GmbH & Co. KG.
“The cards are being reshuffled and we want to play along! “, indicated Dr. Benedikt Erdmann, Soennecken’s Board spokesman to the gathering of 110 Guests from all over the Industry.
The Cooperative has set a new direction to enable its members to build up their businesses to supply, with competence, the general needs of offices over the medium term. Soennecken is the only cooperative with a leading edge offering including office supplies, office equipment, printing and copying systems – as well as in the future IT services.
Soennecken is also setting new office trends and among others publishing its new main catalogue with a fresh layout under the title “BUERO Inspiration“. It includes 108 new pages, with an additional 3,000 articles, to reach a new record 900 pages.
Please note the special focus on the areas of office and operating equipment as well as the range of technical equipment. Additionally Soennecken’s own brand benefits in 2018 from a new design and sees a great extension of the product offering. The continuous expansion of the product range is made possible by the construction of the new warehouse, the renewed expansion of the AutoStore and the constant optimization of logistics processes.
This shows how Soennecken eG continues to set standards in terms of excellent delivery abilities, articles availability and delivery performance.