Addition to diagnostics business Bosch plans to acquire SPX Service Solutions Business
- SPX Service Solutions: sales of approximately 920 million dollars expected in 2011. More than 2,700 associates in 17 countries
- Acquisition of diagnostic and service specialist helps expansion of global market presence
- Expansion of product portfolio makes Bosch comprehensive provider of solutions in the automotive aftermarket
- January 24, 2012
- Press releases
The Automotive Aftermarket division (AA) provides the aftermarket and repair shops worldwide with a complete range of diagnostic and repair shop equipment and a wide range of spare parts – from new and exchange parts to repair solutions – for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Its product portfolio includes products made as Bosch original equipment, as well as aftermarket products and services developed and manufactured in-house. More than 18,000 associates in 150 countries, as well as a global logistics network, ensure that some 650,000 different spare parts reach customers quickly and on time. In its “Automotive Service Solutions” operations, AA supplies testing and repair-shop technology, diagnostic software, service training, and information services. In addition, the division is responsible for the “Bosch Service” repair-shop franchise, one of the world’s largest independent chains of repair-shops, with some 17,000 workshops. In addition, AA is responsible for more than 1,000 “AutoCrew” partners.
PI7645 - January 24, 2012