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Grammer named "best brand" in the passenger seat category

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- Recipient of the coveted ETM Award 2017
- Grammer "best brand" in the passenger seat category
- Innovative product range strengthens long term market position

Grammer AG has received this year's ETM Award for "best brand" in the passenger seat category. With the ETM Award, the 11,400 readers of the trade journals published by ETM Verlag "Fernfahrer", "Lastauto Omnibus" and "Transaktuell" together with the Dekra organization of independent experts select the best commercial vehicles as well as the best commercial vehicle brands. The coveted ETM Award is presented in a total of 13 vehicle categories and 27 "best brand" categories. This year marked the debut of the award in the "passenger seats" category. Grammer was able to prevail over the very strong competition, achieving first place right from the start. The ETM award is renowned as an important measure of brand positioning within the commercial vehicle sector.

With its innovative seating systems, Grammer is the global number one in offroad vehicles and one of the leading producers of seats for trucks, buses and rail. Grammer's Commercial Vehicles Division, which includes passenger seat business, recorded an encouraging 9.8 percent increase in revenue to EUR 134 million in the first quarter of the current year.

"This award is further proof of our successful passenger seat activities and testifies to Grammer's innovativeness and the pioneering role that it plays as a global market leader in enhancing the comfort, safety and ergonomics of seating systems. With our new range of bus passenger seats for urban transport as well as for short and long-distance connections that we will be launching in the near future, we would like to additionally reinforce our strong market position in the future.

This will also include a seat for VIP applications," says Daniel Gradl, Vice President Rail&Bus.

Grammer AG

Located in Amberg, Germany, Grammer AG specializes in the development and production of components and systems for automotive interiors as well as suspension driver and passenger seats for onroad and offroad vehicles.

In the Automotive Division, we supply headrests, armrests, center console systems and high-quality interior components and operating systems to premium automakers and automotive system suppliers. The Commercial Vehicle Division comprises seats for the truck and offroad seat segments (tractors, construction machinery, forklifts) as well as train and bus seats. With over 12,000 employees, Grammer operates in 19 countries around the world.

Grammer shares are listed in the SDAX and traded on the Frankfurt and Munich stock exchanges via the electronic trading system Xetra.