Stuttgart / Sao Paolo, Feb 3, 2020 -
After 35 years at Daimler AG, Ulrich Bastert (60), Head of Marketing, Sales and Customer Services at Daimler Buses, will be retiring on July 1st, 2020. Philipp Schiemer (55), who is currently Head of Mercedes-Benz do Brasil Ltda., will step into his new role as Mr. Bastert's successor, while Karl Deppen (53) will be in charge of the Brazilian division of Daimler Trucks & Buses.
Stuttgart, Dec 12, 2019 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has opened an "urban farm" at its plant in São Bernardo do Campo: since November 2019 they have been growing organic vegetables at the truck and bus plant in keeping with ecological farming standards and serving them in the works canteen in accordance with the "farm-to-table" principle.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Jun 9, 2017 -
With over 38 million tons, Brazil was the third biggest producer of cow’s milk in 2015. To get the milk onto the breakfast tables or to processing facilities while it is still fresh, about 500 trucks of the milk transporter “Vía Lácteos” make daily tours to remote farms – not just on tarred roads but also on rough and narrow slopes.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Jun 8, 2017 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil delivered 524 trucks to one of the three biggest Brazilian energy companies. The 6x4 off-road versions of the Atego and Axor series will be handed over to Raízen until September 2017.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Dec 22, 2016 -
In the year of its 60th anniversary, Daimler subsidiary Mercedes-Benz do Brasil looks back on a number of successes in Brazil. Despite facing a very difficult economic environment and declining commercial vehicle markets over the last three years, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has increased its market position in the truck, bus, and van business.
Stuttgart / Sao Paulo, Apr 10, 2014 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil empowers its leadership team with a new head of procurement. With Erodes Berbetz (43), the company engaged an experienced purchasing expert with proven market knowledge in Brazil. Berbetz will follow Ricardo Vieira Santos (57), who is retiring.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Oct 21, 2013 -
Daimler Trucks has scored again with yet another government order in Brazil: The subsidiary, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil, managed to win over the Brazilian Ministry of Agrarian Development (“Ministério do Desenvolvimento Agrário” (MDA)) in a call for tenders with the Mercedes-Benz Atron, which is specifically built for the market. A total of 2,884 dump trucks have been ordered and will be delivered to several communities in rural regions of Brazil by the end of the year, starting immediately.
Stuttgart/São Paulo, May 29, 2013 -
The 2014 World Soccer Championship gradually approaches and metropolitan cities in Brazil are preparing themselves for the rise in traffic volumes during the mega sports event with infrastructural projects and fleet renewals. As part of this, Daimler´s subsidiary Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has received large orders for a total of 80 Mercedes-Benz buses. The buses are equipped with environmentally friendly BlueTec 5-technology and meet the PROCONVE P-7 exhaust standard.
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Oct 30, 2012 -
Daimler´s subsidiary Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has won several tenders of the Brazilian government for a total of over 2,100 vehicles. The large-scale orders call for delivery of more than 1,700 Atego trucks, and 400 Sprinter of Mercedes-Benz. Among the decisive criteria for winning the tenders are superior quality, a broad usage profile and low total cost ownership (TCO).
Stuttgart / São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Dec 19, 2011 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil continues to register a high level of orders for medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks. One of Brazil’s largest construction companies, Camargo Corrêa has now ordered 115 Mercedes-Benz trucks in order to upgrade its fleet. The order encompasses a wide range of products, including medium-duty Atego, heavy-duty Axor and Actros trucks. As part of the government’s Growth Acceleration Program (“Programa de Aceleração do Crescimento”/PAC), Camargo Corrêa is currently involved in a number of infrastructure projects for expansion of roads and rail systems.
São Bernardo do Campo / Stuttgart, Oct 11, 2010 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has just reached a milestone of 400,000 buses sold in the country since 1956, when the company began producing buses in its São Bernardo do Campo plant, São Paulo. From then on, the company has experienced a solid growth path being the traditional market leader for many years in the internal sales with 53% market share in September 2010.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brasilien, Sep 10, 2010 -
The Mercedes-Benz Actros for long-haulage has now gone on sale in Brazil. With the introduction of on-road models in August, Mercedes-Benz is ramping up its activities in Brazil. Back in March, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil announced that it would be increasing the production capacity of its plant in São Bernardo do Campo by 2012 in order to meet the growing demand for commercial vehicles in Brazil.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, May 12, 2010 -
In April, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil reached the second-highest monthly volume in its history of heavy-duty truck sales, with 1,205 units sold in the domestic market. The record was achieved in March of this year, with 1,383 units. Since the beginning of this year Mercedes-Benz has sold a total of 4,417 heavy-duty trucks in Brazil, about 90 percent more than in the same period of 2009.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Mar 29, 2010 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has decided to further increase its commercial vehicle production capacity due to expected sales growth in the Latin American markets and here especially in Brazil in 2010 and the following years. To meet the need for these additional capacities, Mercedes-Benz do Brasil will start to use the facilities of the Mercedes-Benz plant in Juiz de Fora in the state of Minas Gerais in 2011. São Bernardo do Campo, the traditional production plant of Mercedes-Benz do Brasil will remain the centre of the production network in Brazil.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Mar 18, 2010 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has received an order for delivery of 550 trucks to Casas Bahia, Brazil’s leading retail company for home appliances, electrical and electronic devices. The lion’s share of the order covers 380 units of the Mercedes-Benz Accelo 915 C light truck. Mercedes-Benz do Brasil will also deliver 148 FPN 1718 semi-heavy cab-over-engine models and 13 units of the 710 short-hood truck, both of which are part of Mercedes-Benz do Brasil’s traditional product line – the Linha Tradicional.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Mar 5, 2010 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil signed a contract today with the Brazilian bank Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Económico e Social (BNDES) for a loan in the amount of R$ 1.2 billion (roughly €460 million). The leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles in Brazil will use these funds to expand its production capacity at the São Bernardo do Campo plant near São Paulo. Trucks, bus chassis, engines, transmissions, and axles are produced at the plant.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Feb 12, 2010 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has produced a landmark 2.5 million engines at its plant in São Bernardo do Campo near São Paulo. São Bernardo do Campo is the only plant of Daimler Trucks to produce trucks, bus chassis, engines, and other aggregates at the same production site. The engines are also delivered to other Daimler Group sites, such as in Argentina, where they are installed in Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans.
Stuttgart/São Bernardo do Campo, Oct 29, 2009 -
Brazil is the largest market for Mercedes-Benz trucks in the world in this year. Between January and September 2009, the Brazilian unit of Daimler Trucks registered sales volume of more than 23,000 units of all weight classes. This equals a decrease of -20% compared to the same period of the record year 2008, a decline that has been much lower than in other major Mercedes-Benz truck market worldwide.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brasilien, Sep 30, 2009 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil is hiring 800 new employees to work in trucks and buses production, in its plant in São Bernardo do Campo, São Paulo. Furthermore, the current 350 temporary employees will become regular contract employees during October. Additionally to the mentioned figures the company will take over 160 apprentices as regular employees.
São Bernardo do Campo, Brasilien , Jul 30, 2009 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has sold a million Mercedes Benz trucks since the launch of production in 1956, thus setting an all-time sales record. The company is celebrating this milestone by launching the Axor 2544 celebration series.
Stuttgart/São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, Apr 17, 2009 -
Mercedes-Benz won for the second consecutive time the trophy “Commercial Vehicles Brand of the Year” with the Lotus Award 2009, one of the main initiatives that acknowledges products and brands of the sector, based on the 2008 sales performance figures.
Stuttgart, Aug 12, 2008 -
The investment will be destined to the increase of the production capacity of trucks, buses and components in the plant of São Bernardo do Campo (Brazil). The resources will also be used for the modernization of production processes, the improvement of the logistics system and the increase of the local content rate in the products.
São Bernardo do Campo, May 27, 2008 -
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil reached a record of more than 1,600,000 commercial vehicles produced in Brazil. The biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in Latin America started its activities in the country in 1956. “We are very proud of the market position we reached in Brazil with the production of 1,140,000 trucks and 500,000 buses.