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Supplier Requirements

As a supplier to DEUTZ AG, we expect you, in addition to the implementation of a sustainable zero-error strategy, to use the following:

Data exchange with suppliers EDI / WEB-EDI (AX4)

Electronic data exchange is the basis for successful communication between supplier, logistic provider and DEUTZ.
DEUTZ offers its suppliers and forwarders data exchange via EDI as a direct connection or a WEB-EDI solution via the platform AX4 (by Siemens digital Logistics).


DEUTZ AG uses the SupplyOn platform to execute intercompany business processes. SupplyOn enables the transparent handling of processes with suppliers. It aims to optimise processes and thus significantly reduce administrative costs. Standardised and documented communication via SupplyOn helps us to meet the premium demands of our customers.

DEUTZ AG uses SupplyOn for the following processes

Process SupplyOn Service
Complaints management Problem solver
Performance overview Performance monitor
Project management APQP Project management
Response management Action management
Request management Sourcing
Master data management and querying Business directory

SupplyOn registration

The DEUTZ in-house standards and technical specifications for suppliers are provided via the DEUTZ Standards Database. The use of the database requires a one-time registration. All approved DEUTZ AG suppliers can register.

As a supplier to DEUTZ AG, we expect – in addition to the conclusion of a full supply contract – the conclusion of one PPM (parts per million) plus one SMP (submarket processes) contract.

  • PPM contract
    defines a PPM value, on the basis of which the supplier is measured at the end of the year.
  • SMP contract

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