TROY, Mich., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) announced recipients of its first Supplier Partner Awards that recognize 16 North America companies for achieving excellence in quality, delivery, cost savings and innovation. The awards were presented at a ceremony held on Feb. 25, at Meritor's headquarters.
"We appreciate the relationship our supplier partners are forging with Meritor," said Rob Speed, vice president and chief procurement officer. "Their commitment to excellence contributes to our strategic goal of meeting and exceeding the expectations of customers and further strengthens Meritor's business."
The following companies received a 2014 Supplier Partner Award for providing a variety of components, materials and services to Meritor:
- Accurate Gauge & Mfg., Inc.
- ADC Finishing, Inc.
- ArcelorMittal Montreal
- Bachman Tool
- Covert Manufacturing, Inc.
- Excell Stamping, Inc.
- HyPro, Inc.
- Novocast, a division of Grede, an MPG Company
- Paris Machining, LLC
- Pentaflex, Inc.
- Reynolds Machine Co.
- Rockford Toolcraft, Inc.
- Sure Solutions
- The Timken Co.
- Walker Forge Tennessee, LLC
- Willman Industries
"We evaluated these companies based on Meritor's M2016 three-year strategy, which includes growing supplier partnerships," Speed said. "These 16 companies fully understand that when we work together and are focused on exceeding OEMs' expectations, all of our businesses can be more successful."
Meritor, Inc. is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. With more than a 100-year legacy of providing innovative products that offer superior performance, efficiency and reliability, the company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, specialty and aftermarket customers around the world. Meritor is based in Troy, Mich., United States, and is made up of more than 9,000 diverse employees who apply their knowledge and skills in manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, joint ventures, distribution centers and global offices in 18 countries. Common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MTOR. For important information, visit the company's website at meritor.com.
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