Maxion Wheels ("Maxion" or the "Company") announced its receipt of Ford
Motor Company's 2011 Recognition of Achievement Award. Ford held its annual
World Excellence Awards on June 1 to honor sixty-two top performing global
suppliers with different awards depending on the supplier's specific
contribution to Ford's growth.
Ford named ten suppliers as recipients of the Recognition of Achievement
Award, which recognizes a supplier's efforts in customer satisfaction through
notable contributions in New Consumer-Focused Technology, Consumer-Driven
6-Sigma, Durability and Reliability, Corporate Responsibility, Community
Service and ABF Principles. The Company's San Luis Potosi, Mexico facility won
the award in the area of Durability & Reliability. Ford executives Tony Brown
and Alan Mulally thanked all of the recognized suppliers for their contribution.
"We are honored to receive this important award from our valued customer
Ford," said Fred Bentley, CEO, Maxion Wheels. "Our facilities in Mexico and
elsewhere around the globe are dedicated to supplying Ford and all of our
global customers with durable, reliable, world-class products and I am happy to
see their efforts acknowledged."
About Maxion Wheels
Maxion Wheels is a leading worldwide producer of aluminum and steel wheels
for passenger cars and light trucks and of steel wheels for commercial trucks
and trailers. The Company has global operations with 25 facilities, including
business, sales offices and manufacturing facilities, located in 15 countries
around the world. The Company sells products to every major North American,
Asian and European manufacturer of passenger cars and light trucks and to
commercial highway vehicle customers throughout the world.
SOURCE: Maxion Wheels
CONTACT: Eric Moraw