Zizala supply innovative light systems for the automotive industry. The range of activities incorporates the design and production of light systems for cars and trucks, as well as specific solutions for two-wheelers. The focus of production is on front lights and a diversity of other lights. These are two areas of competence, which demand comprehensive know-how and thus offer opportunities for further growth.
ZKW is now a global supplier of front lighting products and is considered one of the leaders in high technology with AL, Hella, Koito, and Valeo.
The report starts with the history of ZKW, a company which really started in the automotive lighting less than 30 years ago. A comprehensive description of their Headquarters, Products, Business, Strategy, Headcount, and Finances follows. The report provides details about ZKW approach of R&D/Technologies, and about their organisation concerning Quality, Purchase and Production.
In 2010, ZKW achieved a turnover of €305m, 30% over 2009, and the expectations for 2011 are around the same growth rate.