Frost & Sullivan recently announced its prestigious 2001 Product Quality Leadership Award is given to CARDONE Industries, Inc. The company is honored for exceptional quality control in its automotive parts remanufacturing and its reverse engineering business philosophy. CARDONE Industries, Inc., has achieved ISO 9001, QS-9000 and ISO 14001 EMS certifications. According to Frost & Sullivan’s judging standards, quality control is an essential element of satisfying customers, increasing repeat buying behavior, and assuring long-term market survival. “We are honored to receive such a distinguishing award. It exhibits our company’s commitment to quality and excellence,” said Michael Cardone, Jr., President and CEO of CARDONE Industries. CARDONE supplies remanufactured automotive products, including brakes, drivetrain, electronics, motors, pumps and steering parts. San Jose, California-based Frost & Sullivan, a global international strategic market consulting and training firm, presents Market Engineering Awards to companies that demonstrate the diligence, perseverance and dedication required to develop a successful business plan and excel in the increasingly competitive global marketplace.