The GSM division stands for Global Supplier Management. This is the hub for the integration of the value creating divisions. Support for all PALFINGER Areas and Business units is provided through the global interlinking of purchasing and the delivery chain.

The main focus is on the following points:

  • Management of strategic suppliers across the PALFINGER group
  • Consistent integration of purchasing cost analysis
  • Bundling of the purchasing volume of the PALFINGER group
  • Integration of suppliers into the development process (innovation)
  • Continuous adaptation of purchasing processes to the required flexibility
  • Providing of specific controlling tools for the purchasing controlling

PALFINGER Global Supplier Management includes following Areas: