SKF named 2012 Supplier of the Year by GM for the third consecutive year
GM selected 83 global suppliers, representing GMs view of the best the automotive industry has to offer in innovative technology, superior quality, outstanding launch support, crisis management and competitive total enterprise cost solutions. SKF Sealing Solutions Korea Co., Ltd. was awarded this title for the third consecutive year.
SKF Sealing Solutions Korea Co., Ltd. has received the GM Supplier of the Year award.
The global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services has been awarded this title for the third consecutive year.
“SKF Sealing Solutions Korea Co., Ltd helped play a critical role in GM’s success in 2012 through their dedication and commitment to consistently exceed our expectations by being innovative, delivering high quality products and services on time and by creating outstanding value,” said Grace Lieblein, GM vice president, global purchasing and supply chain. “We are thrilled to recognize SKF Sealing Solutions Korea Co., Ltd, who we consider to be a world-class supplier.”
GM’s Supplier of the Year (SOY) award, which began as a global program in 1992, recognizes the contributions of GM’s suppliers in 2012 as part of the company’s global product and performance achievement. For the 2012 award, GM selected 83 global suppliers, representing GM’s view of the best the automotive industry has to offer in innovative technology, superior quality, outstanding launch support, crisis management and competitive total enterprise cost solutions.
"Receiving this award again from GM really proves how strong our commitment is in delivering what our customers need. It is all about understanding our customers business and requirements, delivering according expectations. It is a team work effort and I am proud of the hard work the SKF team is doing", says Mr. Tryggve Sthen, president SKF Automotive.
“It is such an honour for us to receive this award three years in a row. We are proud to say that we work consistently on delivering on the exact requirements of our customers’ high demands. Being recognized by GM in this way is truly inspiring," says Mr. Yongjoon Hur, Managing Director SKF Sealing Solutions Korea.
The award was presented at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Michigan USA at the Supplier of the Year celebration on March 13, 2013.