News & Press
Fried is proud to be part of the Talent Company project at the Wittum School in Urbach! On September 28, 2023, we celebrated the opening of this exciting career guidance space, which opens the door to a world of opportunities for students. Our mission is to promote young talents and support them on their way into professional life. Because we believe that everyone can develop their full potential. We look forward to many inspiring conversations and working with aspiring young people.
Since July 2021, Fried Kunststofftechnik has been manufacturing all plastic components carbon-neutrally. Additionally, in the years 2024-2026, Fried is committed to using 100% carbon-neutral eco-gas. Our environmentally-friendly production saves 376 tons of CO2 annually compared to conventional natural gas. Through the carbon savings, we contribute to creating a livable future and sustainable jobs in Germany for future generations. Our customers benefit automatically through the carbon balance reduction of their products.
In August 2023, Johannes Thomas was appointed as a new member of the management of Fried Kunststofftechnik GmbH. Having worked for the company for several years, Mr. Thomas has in-depth knowledge of the corporate culture and the industry. “We are pleased to have Mr. Thomas on board,” says Ralf Krüger, the company’s long-standing managing director. “His extensive knowledge in the key areas of finance, controlling and IT will help to further consolidate our leading position in plastics technology and secure our long-term competitiveness.”
As part of the management team, Mr. Thomas is now responsible for the company’s finances, human resources, purchasing, marketing and administration. Ralf Krüger, who joined the company in 1991, remains the successful constant in the management and is now taking over the technical management with the areas of production, quality management, production control, sales and development.
The quality and safety of devices play an important role in medical technology. Learn more about how you can perfectly implement the design and functional requirements with a suitable manufacturing process. In cooperation with DeviceMed, Fried Kunststofftechnik is offering a live webinar on the 12th of May. Participation is free, but registration is required. Sign up now and learn which path leads to the medical quality housing!
The CLAAS Group organizes the International Suppliers’ Day once a year, where the best suppliers of the CLAAS Group will be honored for the successful work. Fried Kunststofftechnik wins a “Supplier of the Year Award” in the category “Total Winner” for the outstanding performance in 2021.
Fair & Events
During trainee speed dating, company representatives meet applicants who are looking for an apprenticeship and usually conduct ten-minute job interviews. Registration is required and is free for young people.
Find out about training and dream jobs at Fried. This event takes place in the Schwabenlandhalle in Fellbach. We look forward to exciting discussions on site!
Finding the right apprenticeship training position, especially in the dream job, is not easy. The most important thing is to obtain specific information about the desired job and the working conditions in the possible companies at an early stage and to make first contacts there.
Find out more about training and dream jobs at Fried. It’s worth to look at our booth at the Fokus Beruf trade fair on March 15 and 16, 2024 in Winnenden. There are some gifts and surprises waiting for you at our booth. We are looking forward to your visit!