Long-term value for a solid basis
We consequently gear our activities towards our motto "Sharing Excellence". Our aim is to secure the company’s value creation in the long-term in order to establish a solid foundation for sustainable, profitable growth.
Our continued internationalization, operational excellence and reliable supplier management are key factors that allow us to successfully pursue this path. To secure our innovation capacity in all competence areas we continuously work on research and development. Simultaneously, we extend our global sales and service network to serve customer demand and achieve our growth targets.
A long history of quality management
The key to Jenoptik’s success lies in the quality of its products and solutions. What is essential to a good quality management system is a continuously and stringently monitoring of all processes and manufactured products. According to market requirements, the segments have often taken on additional sector-specific management systems emerging from their relations with customers and suppliers.
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Efficient processes for operational excellence
We regularly scrutinize our processes to make them more efficient and to harmonize them: Purchasing is handled centrally and the supply chain is optimized. We also improve logistics and streamline production.
Our internal Go Lean program directs our production towards greater efficiency. Operational costs are reduced, production lead times are shortened, quality is improved and synergies are utilized through process streamlining.
The aim of the JOE program (Jenoptik One ERP) is to establish a uniform ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system. This company software, based on SAP, is standardized throughout the Group and is intended to make processes more transparent and deliver reliable data for speedy business relevant decisions.
Treading new ground as systems partner
By more strongly focusing our organizational structure on the growth markets of the automotive, semiconductor equipment, aviation, traffic and medical technology industries, we benefit from the global megatrends of
- digital world, healthcare, mobility and efficiency, infrastructure, and security
This helps us to increase the reach of our products and solutions and opens up improved growth opportunities.
We see our strategic orientation as a global, integrated photonics group as offering advantages over our competitors, many of whom only operate in one market. With our broad technology platform, we serve a range of markets, are less heavily dependent on the cycles in individual sectors and can better compensate for fluctuations.
Jenoptik pursues a dual strategy for market penetration:
- Firstly, we market our products ourselves or with our distribution partners
- Secondly, Jenoptik acts as a system partner: Together with our customers, we develop system solutions tailored to the companies in question. With system partnerships like these, we strengthen our customer relations and enable product innovation