News Archive

In the news archive you will find the news and press releases of the past years.

2018

13 June 2018

Inauguration of the VIEROL Academy

With 200 invited guests, the VIEROL Academy was officially opened on 10.06.2018 in the industrial area at the Oldenburg/Nord motorway junction. In her welcoming speech, Mrs. Viertelhaus-Koschig, CEO of VIEROL AG, thanked all craftsmen and service providers for the modern construction of the new training and presentation centre on the site of the VIEROL logistics […] Read more

05 June 2018

Automechanika Birmingham

From June 5 – 7, 2018 VIEROL AG will be exhibiting for the first time at Automechanika Birmingham, the leading trade fair for the automotive aftermarket in Great Britain. At booth K33 in hall 6 the latest additions of the quality brands VEMO, VAICO and ACKOJAP will be presented. Since 2015, the fair has been […] Read more

04 June 2018

VIEROL AG completes planning for the construction of a second logistics center in Rastede

The planning of a second logistics center in the industrial area “Autobahnkreuz Oldenburg-Nord” in Rastede (Lower Saxony) is now complete: construction will begin in the Fall 2018, and completion is scheduled for the Fall 2019. The rapid growth of VIEROL AG, in particular the increasing product range due to new product groups and technologies in […] Read more

03 June 2018

VIEROL sponsors the “Brunnenlauf” 2018

On Sunday, June 3, 2018, the 18th “Eversten Brunnelauf” run took place. VIEROL AG is an official sponsor of the run. 16 runners from VIEROL AG took part in the run and reached the sixth place in the team classifications.

2017

12 December 2017

Change of leadership in the VIEROL Supervisory Board

On 1 January 2018, Dr Rolf Hollander, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Neumüller CEWE Color Stiftung, a foundation in Oldenburg, will take over the Chair of the Supervisory Board of VIEROL AG. Previously the Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board, he was unanimously appointed in the Supervisory Board Meeting on 8 December 2017. […] Read more

25 October 2017

VIEROL is a new partner of i2b

Following the motto, “Contacts only harm those that do not have them”, VIEROL AG is now the new cooperative partner of i2b, which has over 9,350 members that form the large economic and science network in the North-West area of Germany. Up to 700 guests regularly participate in the i2b MeetUp events which take place […] Read more

09 August 2017

Successful Recertification in accordance with ISO 9001:2015

VIEROL AG passed the recertification process in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 in June 2017. The inspector from DEKRA highlighted the exemplary quality standard in the sectors of world-wide sales and marketing of vehicle parts, warehousing and logistics. This is true for both the company headquarters in Oldenburg and the logistics centre in Rastede. VIEROL AG […] Read more

12 April 2017

Political change under the new President Donald Trump and the effects on the EU and Germany, as a leading export nation

VIEROL AG invited 100 people from the North-West Region to an event on economic policy at the company headquarters on 06/04/2017 in the evening. Fred B. Irwin, Honorary President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany, and David McAllister, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the European Parliament, who are both competent […] Read more

23 February 2017

Elisabeth Children’s Hospital celebrates a large donation

The Association of the Friends of Elisabeth Children’s Hospital (e.V) received significant financial support today. On 12/01/2017, VIEROL AG celebrated their traditional New Year’s reception and the 40 year anniversary of the company. Many of around 250 guests used this occasion to give a donation. This raised around 14,390 euros in total. This figure was […] Read more

2016

04 December 2016

A change to the VIEROL AG management: Dipl.-Kffr. Mirja Viertelhaus-Koschig is the new Chairwoman of the Board

The VIEROL AG Supervisory Board has appointed Dipl.-Kffr. Mirja Viertelhaus-Koschig as Chairwoman of the Board, Ulf R. Koschig as a Deputy Chairman as well as Jürgen K. Kiese as a Member of the Board. These changes will apply from 01/01/2016. Jürgen R. Viertelhaus, who founded VIEROL AG in 1977, is transferring the company management and […] Read more

18 August 2016

10th appearance at Automechanika Frankfurt

We are celebrating our 10th year at Automechanika in Frankfurt this year. As an international leading trade fair for the automotive industry, Automechanika in Frankfurt is a meeting point for business partners from all over the world. The latest news and innovations in equipment, parts, accessories, management and services are presented here from 13 to […] Read more

25 July 2016

Manufacture and Commissioning of a new Oil and Materials Warehouse

The full range of VAICO transmission, engine and hydraulics oils and anti-freeze products can now be delivered directly from the warehouse. The existing central warehouse at the Oldenburg North Motorway Interchange has been extended with an investment amount of around 1.1 bn euros. It now offers capacity for storage of around half a million litres […] Read more

14 July 2016

Construction of the VIEROL Academy has started

VIEROL AG has started with a construction project at the Oldenburg North Interchange this year. With the VIEROL Academy, the Oldenburg-based automotive supplier plans to construct a training and presentation centre that is located right next to the existing logistics centre in Rastede. An exhibition space with an espresso bar, a demonstration workshop with a […] Read more

16 June 2016

VIEROL AG signs the German Diversity Charter

VIEROL AG adopted the German Diversity Charter on the Third Oldenburg Diversity Day on 7 June 2016 in the Oldenburg State Theatre. By signing the Charter, Chairwoman of the Board Mirja Viertelhaus-Koschig is making a commitment to creating a respectful and unprejudiced working environment at VIEROL AG in which all employees, regardless of gender, nationality, […] Read more

03 May 2016

VIEROL AG relaunches the B2B Online Shop

The VIEROL AG in-company online shop has enabled clients to quickly and simply order automotive parts and accessories for almost 20 years. The successful automotive supplier is using the big relaunch to react to the challenges and mobility in the automotive business. The online shop, with over 30,000 products from the VEMO and VAICO quality […] Read more

03 March 2016

VIEROL AG supports DKMS

On 03/03/2016, a large typification campaign from the German Bone Marrow Donor Centre, or DKMS for short, was held at the VIEROL AG headquarters. The Oldenburg-based family company is supporting DKMS to include as many potential donors into their database as possible to increase the chance of helping people with leukaemia. Heinrich Schrand, an employee […] Read more

2015

15 December 2015

Change of leadership in the VIEROL Supervisory Board

On 16 December 2015, at the VIEROL AG Supervisory Board Meeting and General Meeting, the Board said their goodbyes to Horst-Günter Lucke, President at Bremer Landesbank, who was Chairman of the Supervisory Board until the end of the same year. As a Member of the Supervisory Board from 2001, and its Chairman from 2008, Horst-Günter […] Read more

08 December 2015

VIEROL AG is awarded a 2015 “Olly” for family-friendly staff policies

On 1 December 2015, VIEROL AG was awarded this year’s “Olly” from the City of Oldenburg. Lord Mayor and member of the Olly jury Jürgen Krogmann presented the prize as the highest award for family-friendly companies in Oldenburg in the presence of Cornelia Rundt, the Lower Saxony Minister for Social Issues, Health and Equality. VIEROL […] Read more