Your direct line to Kögel
+49 8285 88 - 0
+49 8285 88 - 17905
Additional contact information


Am Kögel-Werk 1
89349 Burtenbach


Sales of new vehicles

+49 18 05 56 34 35 - 22

Replacement parts
Mon.-Fri.: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

+49 18 05 56 34 35 - 36


+49 18 05 56 34 35 - 66


+49 18 05 56 34 35 - 44


Customer Service
Mon.-Fri.: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

+49 18 05 56 34 35 - 55

Vehicle release

+49 18 05 56 35 - 77

Vehicle delivery

+49 18 05 56 35 - 33

10.05.2019 09:23

Kögel presented with Axia Best Managed Companies Award

Burtenbach, 10 May 2019

  • Award presentation by Deloitte, WirtschaftsWoche and BDI for excellently managed medium-sized companies

Kögel Trailer GmbH yesterday received the "Axia Best Managed Companies Award". The audit and consulting company Deloitte, WirtschaftsWoche magazine and the Federation of German Industries (BDI) use the award and the quality seal as a way of recognising excellent management of medium-sized companies.

"We are very proud of this award because it confirms that Kögel has taken the right path, and it encourages us to continue unabated along this path," says Thomas Eschey, Managing Director of Kögel Trailer GmbH.

"Like all of the award winners, Kögel is characterised by exemplary management that uniquely combines strategic vision with innovation, a sustainable management culture and good corporate governance. With this approach, they are helping to secure the economic future of Germany whilst also serving as models for other companies," emphasises Lutz Meyer, Partner and Head of the SME Programme at Deloitte.

"What we aim to do with the Axia Best Managed Companies Award is to build an ecosystem and network for excellently managed mid-sized businesses – in Germany and around the world. We congratulate Kögel and are delighted to see them join this exclusive circle of successful companies," adds Markus Seiz, Axia BMC Programme Manager.

Photo: Thomas Eschey with the "Axia Best Managed Companies Award"

If you have any questions about this press release, please feel free to contact:

Patrick Wanner
Head of Public Relations
Phone + 49 82 85 88 – 12301
Fax + 49 82 85 88 – 12284

About Deloitte
Deloitte provides audit, risk advisory, tax advisory, financial advisory and consulting services to companies and institutions from all sectors of the economy; In Germany, legal advice is provided by Deloitte Legal. With a global network of member companies in over 150 countries, Deloitte combines excellence with first-class services to help clients solve their complex business challenges. Making an impact that matters – for around 286,000 Deloitte employees, this is both a common mission statement and an individual aspiration. Deloitte refers to Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited ("DTTL"), a "private company limited by guarantee", its network of member companies and their affiliates. DTTL and each of its member companies are legally independent. DTTL (also called "Deloitte Global") does not provide services to clients. You can find a detailed description of DTTL and its member companies at Opens external link in new

About WirtschaftsWoche
WirtschaftsWoche is the big, current and consistently market-oriented business magazine for decision makers. On a weekly basis, over 100 employees, editors, reporters and correspondents from all over the world analyse the most important events in business and politics, on the financial markets and in management, in research and technology. WirtschaftsWoche's reporting is complemented by the online team at, which presents and analyses events and results on a daily basis. Opens external link in new

About Kögel
Kögel is one of the leading trailer manufacturers in Europe. Since it was established in 1934, the company has manufactured more than 550,000 trailers. With its commercial vehicles and solutions for freight-forwarding companies and the construction industry, the company has been providing 'Made in Germany' engineering quality for more than 85 years. During this period, it has maintained its passion for transport and innovation, enabling it to offer proven, long-lasting added value to freight-forwarding companies. The company headquarters and main production facility of Kögel Trailer GmbH are located in the Bavarian town of Burtenbach. Kögel also has factories and offices in Ulm (Germany), Duingen (Germany), Chocen (Czech Republic), Verona (Italy), Kampen (Netherlands) and Moscow (Russia).

Opens external link in new

This website uses tracking cookies and tracking software to offer you all the functions available on our website and improve your online experience. Refer to our data privacy policy at for more detailed information about the cookies and web tracking processes we use and the consents you have given us. However, all cookies and our tracking software are only activated after you have given us your consent.