WINDSOR, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stanadyne LLC was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, March 31 in Orlando, Florida.
GM recognized 118 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations, created outstanding value or brought new innovations to the company. The announcement represented the most suppliers GM has recognized since debuting the Supplier of the Year event in 1992.
“We are focused on building positive supplier relationships, bringing new, customer-centric innovations to GM and being the OEM of choice among suppliers,” said Steve Kiefer, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. “The companies we recognize tonight not only have brought innovation, they delivered it with the quality our customers deserve.”
More than half of the suppliers are repeat winners from 2015.
Winning suppliers were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives and selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Indirect Purchasing, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics.
“This award is the result of focusing on quality and precision in every aspect of our business,” says Dave Galuska, Stanadyne CEO. “It represents our team’s collaborative passion to make innovative fuel systems and deliver an exceptional customer experience.”
Stanadyne LLC (www.stanadyne.com) is a global technology leader in engine-based fuel management solutions, specializing in the design, development and manufacture of diesel and gasoline fuel pumps and injectors for original engine manufacturers and aftermarket suppliers. Stanadyne designs its products and services with tomorrow’s challenges in mind and has been “Fueling Innovation” for nearly 140 years.
Headquartered in Windsor, CT, Stanadyne has worldwide manufacturing facilities in the United States, Asia and Europe.
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