who we are
INSIDE EVERY COMPANY THERE IS AN EVEN BETTER ONE
STAUFEN. is a world-leading consulting firm in Lean Management, headquartered in Köngen, near Stuttgart, Germany, with offices in Switzerland, Poland, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary, China, Brazil and Mexico in addition to Italy. STAUFEN. operates in multiple business sectors such as automotive, mechanical, plant engineering, pharmaceutical, and food. Client companies range in size from medium-sized companies to multinational corporations.
Learn more about STAUFEN.ITALIA in our Company Presentation.
STAUFEN. wins Forbes’ “World’s Best Management Consulting Firms 2023” for the second time in a row! U.S. business magazine Forbes has once again named STAUFEN. one of the top consulting firms in its recently published ranking. STAUFEN. enters for the second time the top 25% of the world’s leading companies in 5 areas, including: Industrial Goods and Services, Operations Management, Procurement and Supply Chain Management. Compared to last year, Forbes also awards STAUFEN. in the two categories of Aerospace and Defense and Organization and Change Management. All the more reason to celebrate this success!
STAUFEN. supports companies in realizing the Lean Enterprise through the so-called Lean Transformation, a change geared not only to optimize value creation and management processes, increasing the effectiveness of product innovation and development and order fulfillment processes, but also to stimulate a true managerial “cultural revolution,” without which performance would not be sustainable over time. Some of our areas of expertise:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Food & Beverage
do you like success stories? so do we!
Numerous companies have chosen us to embark on a Lean Transformation journey. With our support, they have been able to achieve process and performance excellence. Find out more in the videos below of Success Stories from leading companies: you can listen to the testimonies of the protagonists of change.
In addition to consulting, STAUFEN. offers training programs, both with public and in-house trainings, training managers and employees to understand and apply Lean logic and methods geared toward operational excellence and effective leadership.
Over 110 instructors and 90 international BestPractice Partners (successful companies operating in a wide range of industries and sizes) provide you with the support you need to achieve top performance. We offer training with a practical focus, customizable in-house seminars, comprehensive training programs, BestPractice visits and tours, conferences and events.
our academy partners
DO YOU LIKE SUCCESS STORIES? WE DO, TOO!
Staufen’s magazine for change
The new “STAUFEN. Magazine 2023/2024 No. 6” has arrived! True to this year’s motto, we have placed our Focus on four topical issues that will stay with us well into the future:
-Supply Chain Network Management
More than 100 pages full of interesting interviews, success stories and new approaches await you. Representatives from well-known companies such as Škoda Group, ifm, BRUSA HyPower AG, AppliediT and many others share their experiences with you and offer a look behind the scenes. A must-read!