Electrolux Awards Top Suppliers

Electrolux Awards Top Suppliers

Electrolux held its sixth annual Supplier Awards event in Stockholm, on October 16, 2018, recognizing its top suppliers for their outstanding performance. Peter Truyens, Senior Vice President of Group Purchasing at Electrolux, commented on the value that strong suppliers add to providing consumers with outstanding experiences. “Our suppliers are an integral part of our success. They contribute to better consumer experiences through innovative and sustainable products. Current markets favor strong and reliable business partnerships to continually ensure competitiveness, great quality and performance. This year’s event was focused on celebrating success and further reinforcing ties with our suppliers.” Electrolux gathered 29 finalists from more than 3,000 suppliers for a one-day event in Stockholm, Sweden to engage suppliers on key topics and best practices about co-development, supplier development, innovation and sustainability.At the awards ceremony, 13 suppliers were recognized as winners in following categories: Supplier Excellence, Supplier Innovation, and Global Service Provider.

Winners were awarded in the following categories:
Supplier Excellence
The Supplier Excellence Award recognizes operational excellence in product development, price competitiveness, quality and the supply chain, as well as social and environmental practices. Suppliers nominated for this award have demonstrated a sustainable performance record that enables Electrolux factories to produce the most competitive home appliances with the best quality.

Winners: Brascabos (Major Appliances Latin America), Petro Pac (Major Appliances North America), Diehl Controls (Major Appliances EMEA), Jiaxipera (Major Appliances Asia Pacific), Dinair (Home Care & Small Domestic Appliances), OMAS (Professional).

Supplier Innovation
The Supplier Innovation Awards recognize collaboration between Electrolux and its suppliers to develop new innovative components and features that make a difference to Group products and consumers.

Winners: OMS Besser Group (Dish Care), Jones Plastic & Engineering (Fabric Care), Microsemi (Food Preparation), KX Technologies (Food Preservation), Murata (Home Care & Small Domestic Appliances), Talent Plastics (Professional).

Global Service Provider
The Global Service Provider Award recognizes service providers with the highest quality of service, innovation and impact that contributes to creating outstanding consumer experiences. The suppliers nominated for this award support Electrolux to continuously improve, acts sustainably, and are actively looking for opportunities to help us drive digitalization.

Winner: Vecar