The group of companies develops and produces technologically sophisticated electronic and mechatronic products. Leading industrial companies - in particular all the world's leading automobile manufacturers and their suppliers - are among the customers of Leopold Kostal GmbH. Since the company was founded in 1912, the KOSTAL Group has been able to ensure continuous growth. KOSTAL has 20,000 employees worldwide and achieved a turnover of 2.589 billion euros in 2019 (preliminary). The group has been using CIM Database as a platform for product development since 2006. Today, around 4500 users at 32 locations worldwide work with the system.