Six tire manufacturers were among the 133 suppliers General Motors Co. honored with a supplier of the year award for their partnership in 2018.
The winners are:
- Bridgestone Corp.
- Continental Tire the Americas LLC
- Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
- Hankook Tire America Corp.
- Maxxis International-USA
- Michelin North America Inc.
Suppliers from 15 countries received GM's award.
“We hold our suppliers to a high bar,” said Steve Kiefer, GM senior vice president of global purchasing and supply chain. “They went above and beyond to deliver the innovations and quality that will help us earn customers for life.”
The award winners were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives. Winners were selected based on performance criteria in product purchasing, global purchasing and manufacturing services, customer care and aftersales, and logistics.