• KB Components is working to secure operational excellence in all sites by creating a global structure for continous improvements and structure for ”Best Practise Sharing”. To do this they use the tool LDA (Lean Deployment Assessment) developed by Volvo Cars.  The purpose is to to......

  • We have recently produced a new business brochure. Read more....

  • Development and innovation are two important parts of KB Components and they are constantly involved in a number of different research projects in order to keep the company in focus in new technology. One of these projects is DIP (Digital twin for development and installation of production systems) and......

  • Kautex, a global first tier supplier to the automotive industry, has awarded KB Components the Supplier of the Year award 2019 for out-standing partnership in supporting Kautex’ global foot-print. KB Components is supplying Kautex from three plants (Canada, China and Mexico). The recent acquisition of......

  • As a part of the reconstruction of the Vari-Form Group, llc. KB Components AB have established KB Components Canada, inc. by acquiring the assets of PM Plastics Ltd. The new entity will have a turnover of 10 M USD and will employ app. 60 employees.......

  • KB Components continue the journey in operational excellence. In the past week we certified our 5th production site to IATF16949:2016. KBC Plastunion Anderstorp Sweden, is proud to offer their customers an operation, that fulfill the high requirements in the automotive segment....

  • DKI Plast is a Danish supplier of injection moulded and extruded components to customers within the lighting-, furniture- and industrial-sector. The company has a turnover of 18 MEUR and run since 2013 all operations in Zilina in the north part of Slovakia. Through the acquisition,......

  • KB Components have always been in the forefront of new technology and is now fine-tuning its investments in automatization and digitization, raising customer value through improved manufacturing efficiency, process stability and quality.   The unit in Orkelljunga, Sweden, have since many years linked all machines to......

  • In March 2018 KB Components Lunketec opened its new production facilities which increases the production capacity in Mexico by 100%. The new hall consists of 4000 m2 production surface and will allow the installation of additional 15 – 20 injection molding machines. To improve the......

  • China’s automobile industry development is faced with enormous pressure on energy and environmental protection. In order to satisfy the increasing needs for automobile consumption during energy and emission reduction, the lightweight vehicle is becoming extremely urgent in the China’s automobile industry development. The 5th  China......

  • KB Components Örkelljunga, Kaunas, Wuxi  and Puebla are now certified to the new IATF16949 automotive quality standard, certificates can be downloaded. Anderstorp will follow.  ...

  • Due to the launch of the new Volvo XC60 where KB Components supply a substantial part of the interior package and the ramp up of the new Scania trucks, KB Components Orkelljunga is ramping up its production and introduces weekend shifts in order to meet......

  • KB Components offer specialist competence regarding development and industrialisation of polymer products for demanding customers within the automotive-, industrial-, medical- and furniture-business. Now we are launching a sixth business area based on plating on plastics where we, from our top-of-the line chrome plating unit in......

  • Our operation in Mexico is growing fast due to new nominations for Volkswagen and Audi. To meet the demand from our customers we are expanding our premises and investing in a number of new injection moulding machines in the range from 350 to 1100t. At......

  • The 28th of August we inaugurated KB Örkelljungas site expansion. Our expanded production area is approximately 4000m2 and we have already installed a 2300T Injection moulding machine, that will supply several larger orders for different customers. A second machine of 2700T has already been ordered......