Hermann Peters

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Hermann Peters
GmbH & Co. KG
Industry Auto parts suppliers
Founded 1947
Headquarters Ennepetal
Key people

Juergen Freitag, Proprietor

Markus Seitz, Managing Director
Products Spare parts for trucks and trailers
Website www.original-pe.com

Hermann Peters GmbH & Co. KG was founded 1947 by Hermann Peters in Ennepetal, Germany and is globally known under the registered trademark Original PE since 1979.

The Family business is a leading spare parts and wear parts manufacturer for trucks and trailers of vehicle manufacturers such as DAF, Mercedes Benz, Iveco, MAN or BPW. The company deals also in the so-called Independent After Market with a wide product range.

History[edit]

  • 1947: Foundation of the Hermann Peters KG
  • 1967: Management take over by Juergen Freitag (nephew of the founder) and specializing in original equipment and spare parts for trucks and trailers
  • 1976: Transfer of the ownership to the inheritor Juergen Freitag
  • 1979: Worldwide registration of the trademark Original PE
  • 1995: Foundation of the subsidiary company Hermann-PETERS-data GmbH
  • 1998: Foundation of a new technology centre for research and development, product management and quality management
  • 2004: Nomination of Markus Seitz as Managing Director
  • 2007: Installation of an own logistic center for brake drums and brake discs

Products[edit]

The company is globally known for brake drums and brake disk for all current trucks and trailers. Furthermore, the company supplies spare and wear parts for the following product areas:

  • Axle
  • Brake
  • engine fuel system
  • exhaust system
  • mirror heads / replacement mirrors
  • motor cooling
  • Stabilizer
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Wheel mounting

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