Press releases

In our press section we offer journalists facts, figures and background information about our company, along with information on new products, campaigns and special activities. In the press release section you find current and past texts. The image archive contains a selection of PR photos for direct downloading.


15.12.2008: ERNST certified as Q1 supplier by Ford

On November 27, 2008, ERNST-Apparatebau GmbH & Co. KG received the Q1 Award of Ford-Werke GmbH.

Representing FCSD - E (Ford Customer Service Division - Europe), Mr. Wilfried Hoffmann, Manager European Supply & Logistics, presented the Q1 badge and the Q1 flag to Mrs. Hildemarie Teuber-Ernst, managing partner at ERNST, and Mr. Hans-Gerhard Schmidt, ERNST managing director.

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04.11.2005: New ERNST web site. More information. More service.

The ERNST web site has been completely done over and includes many additional contents and functions. A hint to all distributors and repair shops: visit ERNST in the Internet - there are many new things to discover!

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15.06.2005: Full-throated rallye sound: the sound of premium quality made by ERNST!

Full 5-year warranty without mileage restrictions and a Rallye Sound silencer made entirely of high-grade steel: With its new sport silencer range, ERNST sets the tone in the sporty premium segment!

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01.09.2004: The future in his sights


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Hans-Gerhard Schmidt, sales manager of many years at the tradition-steeped Hagen-based enterprise ERNST-Apparatebau, was appointed Managing Director with sole power of representation effective 1 September 2004.

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01.05.2004: ERNST gets serious. New communication offensive.


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With an aggressive marketing campaign, ERNST successfully counters the flooding of the market with cheap products.

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15.04.2004: Now competing: premium silencers for the "French"

The demand is strong, and this is our response: from now on, ERNST offers silencers for French vehicles.

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