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Global Supply Chain Management

Be the first - Together with Great Suppliers

To realize a vision, you need a solid framework. Global supply chain management at ENGEL stands for a professional, international purchasing organization and a global, digitally connected production network. In addition, we work with great suppliers as long-term, strategic partners. We share our goals to achieve the optimum of quality, time and costs.

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SAP Ariba

A summary of all information and details about the SAP Ariba e-procurement platform

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Details about the ENGEL global supply chain and what it involves

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Sustainability and corporate social responsibility at ENGEL

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Downloads of relevant documents in purchasing, such as our purchasing terms.

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Supplier application, Ariba Helpline, open positions in purchasing & global supply chain.

Strategic Principles of ENGEL Supply Chain Management
Professional, Global Purchasing

This means: networking and cooperation between the global ENGEL purchasing locations, a common goal, strategically controlled processes and flexible and timely response to market changes.

Supplier Management & Sourcing

We practice professional supplier and risk management. Our suppliers are innovation drivers, produce at the highest level, guarantee competitive costs and flexible delivery capability.

Global & Digitally Connected Production Network

Our digitally connected production network uses a global database with aligned key figures and standards. We produce where it makes most sense in terms of quality, time and cost.


Our employees are our most important resource. They act on their own responsibility and are highly motivated. We lead with common and challenging goals; celebrate successes and continue to develop.

SAP Ariba at ENGEL

With the introduction of the SAP Ariba e-procurement platform, we are continuing our journey into the digital area and realize ENGEL's digital corporate strategy. The goal of the implementation is to be able to meet the current and upcoming challenges more efficiently and faster.

Benefits of SAP Ariba for Our Suppliers
Digital Networking

Increase visibility in the network and increase potential business opportunities. Both leading to increased sales.

Reduced Administrative Costs

Reduce administrative costs for postage, printing, and shipping, and eliminate order printouts.

Real-time Access

Online overview of document information (orders, order responses, invoices).


Traceability of booking data as well as payment data of invoices. Increased accuracy in invoicing and fewer invoice discrepancies.

Global Supply Chain Management at ENGEL

Facts, Departments, And Product Groups at a Glance

To meet the requirements of a world market leader, also in the area of global supply chain management, we have employees located worldwide giving their best every day.


Supplier relationships in almost 50 countries




Manufacturing plants


Employees in purchasing

Our Global Supply Chain Organization at a Glance

Departments in Purchasing and Logistics

Global Sourcing

  • Opening up new procurement markets - locally as well as globally - to ensure competitiveness.

Purchase of Indirect Materials and Services

  • Procurement of all products and services that are not part of the end-product, incl. energy and transport purchasing

Purchasing of Automation, Hydraulics, C-Parts, Technical Investments

  • Peripherals

  • Linear technology

  • Seals

  • Media transmission

  • Standard parts

  • Hydraulic cylinder

  • Oil cooler & filter

  • Lubrications

  • Pneumatics

  • Heating technology

Purchasing of Mechanics

  • Thin sheets & flame cut blanks

  • Round & flat steel

  • Forged parts

  • Steel/sheet metal and aluminum structures; profiles

  • Ductile iron

  • Semi-finished and finished products

  • Mechanical assemblies

Purchase of Electrics, Hydraulics

  • Drive technology

  • Cable technology

  • Control cabinets & accessories

  • Sensors & safety

  • Control & operating technology

  • Power supply

  • Pumps

  • Hydraulic blocks & valves

  • Hydro motors

  • Gearbox

Purchase of Plasticizing

  • Screws

  • Mass cylinder

  • Tie-bars

  • Shut-off nozzles

  • Round steel

Sustainability in Purchasing

ENGEL is globally committed to social responsibility, protection of the environment and sustainability. These values have been established in our corporate culture for generations. We also demand from our partners along the supply chain to act ethically, to be socially responsible and to use resources carefully, as well as to strictly comply with all human rights agreements and environmental protection laws.

ENGEL Purchasing Terms

Purchasing Terms

Here you will find ENGEL’s purchasing conditions.

Unless there are special conditions for your delivery (e.g., for capital goods or molds), the general terms and conditions of purchase of the respective ENGEL subsidiary apply.


Please first select the particular ENGEL company you are in a business relationship with and then the country in which you have your business location.

More Downloads
Code of Conduct (CoC)

Details of the CoC for our suppliers

Compliance Declaration

Details of the compliance declaration for suppliers

Compliance Declaration of Conformity

Details about the compliance declaration of conformity for suppliers

User Guide: Working with 3D-PDF

3D viewing with the Adobe Acrobat Reader application

Contact us!

Apply as a Supplier

Easy and straightforward. Fill in general information & contact person, upload documents, become a supplier.

Helpline SAP Ariba

Do you have questions about SAP Ariba or need help?

  • Contact our hotline:

    +43 50620 2499
    Mon-Thu: 9-12 am, 13-15:30 pm (CET)
    Languages: DE + EN

  • Or send an email to:

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