Awards

Innovation from tradition

Shortest, non-bureaucratic decision-making processes in the company, highly motivated, competent employees, and smooth logistics – those are just a few of our strengths

We are ready for the requirements of the future because we look beyond the boundaries of our company – so we can help determine the tempo of the market. And with some success: Our innovations and our services have already received multiple awards.

Top Job - 2019

Ferdinand Gross was awarded for the third time with the Top Job Award as one of the best employers among German midsized companies. Former Federal Economic Minister Wolfgang Clement conferred the coveted "Top Job" seal of quality on Ferdinand Gross at an awards ceremony on February 22, 19 in Berlin.

TOP 100 - 2017

Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG in Leinfelden-Echterdingen managed to make it into the ranks of the most innovative midsize companies, receiving the "Top 100" seal of quality for the seventh time. Mentor Ranga Yogeshwar congratulates them.

BOS Supplier Award 2016

Ferdinand Gross has been nominated again as "Excellence Supplier of the BOS Group" for the year 2016. The award honours the performance of the supplier for the dedication and the excellent support provided to BOS Group with regard to quality, logistics, cost and efficiency.

Supplier of the Year 2016 for the Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn presented its seventh Suppliers' Award in Berlin at InnoTrans 2016, the leading international trade fair for transport technology. Ferdinand Gross received the award in the category “General Requirements and Services”. Deutsche Bahn maintains business relationships with over 30,000 suppliers worldwide. With the award, DB singles out highly committed, high-performing suppliers.

BOS Supplier Award 2015

In appreciation of superior competence and performance BOS GmbH & Co. KG awarded Ferdinand Gross the "Excellence Supplier of the BOS Group 2015" Award for the second time. As an automotive supplier continuous innovation and improvements, cost-optimized development and production processes as well as highest quality are essential to BOS. Ferdinand Gross is a reliable supplier that fulfills the expectations in quality, logistics, costs and efficiency.

TOP 100 - 2015

Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG managed to make it into the ranks of the most innovative midsize companies for the sixth time, receiving the "Top 100" seal of quality. Mentor Ranga Yogeshwar congratulates them.

BOS Supplier Award

In appreciation of superior competence and performance BOS GmbH & Co. KG awarded Ferdinand Gross the "Excellence Supplier of the BOS Group 2014" Award. BOS honors suppliers who fulfil or even excel their expectations in quality, logistics, costs and efficiency.

Top Job - 2014

Ferdinand Gross awarded with the "Top Job" seal of quality as one of the 100 best employers among German midsized companies for the second time. Former Federal Economic Minister Wolfgang Clement conferred the coveted "Top Job" seal of quality on Ferdinand Gross at an awards ceremony.

TOP 100 - 2013

Awards as a creator of progress: Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG managed to make it into the ranks of the most innovative midsize companies for the fifth time, receiving the "Top 100" seal of quality. Mentor Ranga Yogeshwar congratulates them.

TOP 100 - 2011

Award for innovative spirit: Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG was awarded the "Top 100" seal of quality again in 2011, as one of the 100 most innovative midsize companies in Germany. The prize was awarded by mentor Lothar Späth at the Baltic resort of Warnemünde.

TOP 100 - 2009

Ferdinand Gross again one of the 100 most innovative midsize companies in Germany in 2009. Lothar Späth, former Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg, awarded the Baden-Württemberg company the coveted "Top 100" seal of quality at a ceremony in Königswinter.

Festool Supplier Award 2007

Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG was named to the Supplier Award 2007 by Festool. Festool GmbH honors outstanding cooperation with the best suppliers with this prize. Ferdinand Gross won the award for their high level of quality, technical competence in support, fair market prices, and outstanding delivery scheduling in the supply of DIN and standard parts.

TOP 100 - 2007

Ferdinand Gross was one of the 100 most innovative midsized companies in Germany again in 2007. This won them the "Top-100" Germany-wide company comparison. Lothar Späth awarded Ferdinand Gross with the "Top 100" seal of quality at a gala event at Stuttgart's Phoenix Hall.

TOP JOB - 2007

Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG is one of the 100 best employers among German midsized companies. That was the result of the "Top Job" economic initiative comparing companies throughout Germany, evaluating and honoring outstanding personnel policies in midsized companies. Former Federal Economic Minister Wolfgang Clement conferred the coveted "Top Job" seal of quality on Ferdinand Gross at an awards ceremony.

TOP 100 - 2006

Mentor Lothar Späth awarded 100 German companies the coveted Top 100 seal of quality on Germany's highest mountain, the Zugspitze. That was this year's highlight of the Germany-wide comparative study of the same name. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Franke of the Vienna University of Economics and Business examined the innovation management of midsized companies.

Win-Win-Cup 2005

Ferdinand Gross, along with their customer KBA, beat out the finalists Sasse Elektronik and Philips Medical Systems as well as Gelsenwasser AG and August Storck KG to win the coveted Win-Win Cup in 2005.

Supplier of the Year 2003 for the Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn AG honored outstanding cooperation with their best suppliers with the "Supplier of the Year" award. Deutsche Bahn, as the largest buyer in the German economy, awards contracts valued at 13 billion Euros every year, working with about 46,000 companies. Ferdinand Gross GmbH & Co. KG, as one of those suppliers, was awarded this coveted prize in 2003 in the category of "Consumable goods".