The family-owned Banner company can again look back on a highly successful financial year (1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019), as with sales revenues of EUR 307 million it once more achieved the best result in its history, which dates back well over eighty years.
Record sales revenues of EUR 307 million
Increase in sales turnover of 200,000 units over the previous year
Investments of over EUR 40 million in the Leonding location since 2015
Start-stop batteries make a decisive contribution to environment-friendly vehicles
Banner is Austria’s only starter battery manufacturer and produces 4.8 million units annually.
According to Andreas Bawart, Banner’s Commercial CEO:
“In the hotly contested battery market, our quality and reliability count for more than ever. A fact confirmed by new record sales revenues of EUR 307 million immediately following the last successful financial year.”
The starter battery specialist continues to have the further development of battery technologies offering greater environment friendliness in focus. For example, Banner’s premium class AGM and EFB start-stop batteries number among the forerunners in this branch segment and as Andreas Bawart stresses:
“We are convinced that we can raise the sales of these innovative products still further and with this in view, will continue to adhere to our corporate philosophy of manufacturing exclusively in Austria.”