Inteva Products has opened a new facility in Rychnov, Czech Republic, producing window regulators and latches for the supplier's European customers.

"Inteva's global presence ensures our teams around the world are well-positioned to meet the needs of our customers," said Inteva president, CEO and founder, Lon Offenbacher.

"We look forward to this chapter in Rychnov and we envision a long and prosperous future with continued support and partnership between our employees, suppliers, and customers."

Since it was founded in 2008, Inteva has tripled its global footprint with new facilities in all regions of the world.

Eastern Europe is a critical region in Inteva's global growth plans and, as well as opening the Rychnov facility, the company will also see the start of a new manufacturing site in Oradea, Romania on 4 May.

Inteva Products has global resources for engineering, manufacturing and customer service for Closure Systems, Interior Systems, Motors and Electronics, as well as Roof Systems.

Inteva employs more than 15,000 people in 18 countries and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan.