LISLE, Ill. – February 11, 2016 – Navistar this week honored 33 top-performing suppliers with its annual Diamond Supplier Award. This select group, which represents the top two percent of the company’s supply base, helped Navistar improve customer uptime and exceeded the performance expectations for quality, delivery, technology, and cost.
“We strive to create products that have excellent quality and uptime,” said David McKean, vice president, Procurement, Navistar. “The suppliers receiving this award have proven to us that we can count on them to do the job, and do it well.”
From freight and travel services to wheels, electronics and castings, the Diamond Supplier Award recognizes suppliers from around the world. The latest group of Diamond Suppliers includes a diverse group of businesses—women- and minority-owned businesses, small and large companies from the Midwest and other areas of the United States, as well as global suppliers from Mexico, Taiwan, China and Canada.
This year’s recipients include:
Aearo Technologies LLC
BCD Travel USA LLC
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, LLC
Camtac Manufacturing Inc.
Continental Tire the Americas, LLC
ContiTech/Veyance Technologies Inc.
Dayton Freight Lines, Inc.
Donaldson Company, Inc.
Estampados Magna de Mexico
General Bearing Corporation
Hyolim Industrial Co.
Imperial Express, Inc.
Julian Electric, Inc.
Livingston International Professional Services Inc.
Milton Manufacturing Inc
ODW Contract Services
SoundOff Commercial Vehicle Products
thyssenkrupp - Steel Detroit
TYC BROTHER INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD.
VOSS Automotive, Inc.
XPO Logistics Worldwide, Inc.
ZYNP International Corporation
“Through our close collaboration and customer-centric focus, we’re able to work together to grow the business and create products of distinction for our customers,” McKean added. “We expect 2016 to be a bold year for Navistar, and our suppliers are fundamental in helping us achieve optimal uptime for our customers. Working together we can look forward to a future filled with great success for all of us.”
Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International® brand commercial and military trucks, proprietary diesel engines, and IC Bus™ brand school and commercial buses. An affiliate also provides truck and diesel engine service parts. Another affiliate offers financing services. Additional information is available at www.Navistar.com.
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