Wabash National recognized its top suppliers during its annual supplier conference, with 22 receiving awards for exceptional performance to help the organization meet customer needs.
“We value the relationships with our suppliers and the support they provide to help Wabash National deliver innovative, cost-effective solutions for our customers,” says Dick Giromini, Wabash National president and CEO. “This select group of suppliers has demonstrated the kind of commitment to excellence that allows Wabash National to enhance customer satisfaction with evolving product and technology innovations.”
The 2014 Supply Chain Leadership and Performance Pinnacle Supplier Award—the most coveted honor—went to Lafayette Steel & Aluminum, which was selected based on its excellent service and performance in reducing costs and providing proactive solutions for Wabash National customers.
Platinum Awards for excellence in supply chain performance delivery, quality, cost and innovation went to All State Fastener Corporation, American Aluminum Extrusion, Bridgestone Corporation, Chicago Tube & Iron, CMC Impact Metals, G&D Integrated, GC3 Logistics, Kauffman Engineering, Inc., Lincoln Electric Company, Maxion Wheels, NORD Gear Corporation, Office Depot, Old Dominion Freight Line, Shandong Special Industry Group, SMC Pneumatics, Steel Dynamics, Inc., Steel of West Virginia, Inc., Truck-Lite Co., LLC, Waters Industrial and Wiley Metal Fabricating, Inc.
Hicksgas, LLC, received the Distinguished Supplier Award for support of key initiatives, customer value and relationship.