The development towards a European quality brand
NBR is founded as a family-led import company for Japanese ball bearing units and rolling bearings.
Robert Braun assumes the company management, continuously expanding the company’s monopoly position as an importer of NBR ball bearing units and rolling bearings within German-speaking countries and in Europe.
NBR secures the Europe-wide trademark rights.
Sabine Braun joins the management team.
NBR extends its sales activities to include international markets and enlarges its service team.
The second brand EBS is marketed for the first time.
NBR is a mere 30 years old!
Increase of the stocks for improved delivery capacity, according to the economic recovery
Audits of various manufacturing facilities in Europe and Asia
Optimization of the internal organizational structure for better proximity to customers and faster customer service
Relaunch of the premium brand NBR ball bearing units. Improve product quality on ABEC 3 / P6. Quality assurance according to DIN ISO 2859-1. Reworking of packaging.
Repetition of the audits of suppliers in Asia.
NBR will continue to focus on further development in order to remain our customers’ first choice in terms of quality, performance and service.
Completion and commissioning of the new logistics center. Conversion to paperless picking. Higher efficiency, even faster, even error freer Shipping.
Completion and launch of the BtoB online shop for registred customers.
Introduction of the NBR ED Premium- and EBS ED Quality- Ball Bearing Unit series - to now also cover the areas of application for Ball Bearing Units of European designs - identical to the main European competitors.