Corporate mission statement of OTTO KIND GmbH & Co. KG

As a well-established, medium-sized group of companies, we have the competence, capability and the will to actively shape our markets. We know that the success of our group of companies is determined by how much we succeed with our products and services to contribute to improvement of the business performance of our customers. We form our relationship with our partners in the market simply, openly and friendly. The personnel in our company are the basis for the future development of our group of companies. They use their creativity, diligence and their complete commitment to replace good products and services with better ones. Collaboration in our company is based on mutual respect, attention and trust. The knowledge about the great value of our environment is the basis for our responsible and careful use of all natural resources. It is our declared objective to meet today's and future requirements of a modern company in relation to efficiency and profitability. We commit ourselves equally for this to our shareholders, our employees and society.