The award honors top suppliers of components and services to Freightliner Trucks and Western Star brand trucks.
The annual program recognizes outstanding suppliers that have received high scores based on their quality, delivery, technology and cost performance as measured on a Balanced Scorecard basis. These suppliers demonstratededication to continuous improvement of the quality of their products, support to DTNA, and overall performance.
"It's a great day of celebration for our employees as we recognize their incredible contributions for this prestigious award. Daimler's recognition is a great honor for the entire Axalta team," said Joseph Wood, Axalta's Vice President–Commercial Transportation Coatings. "This award acknowledges our commitment to our customers, to providing exceptional service and support, and to offering outstanding products. We look forward to continuingthis tremendous relationship with Daimler Trucks North America."
"It is with the commitment and support of all our suppliers that we can provide our customers with the quality, service and highest levels of product innovations in the industry," said Jeff Allen, SVP of Operations and Specialty Vehicles for Daimler Trucks North America. "We are pleased to recognize the 45 Masters of Quality award recipients who have excelled in their commitment to excellence, and we appreciate their continuedpartnership."
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