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Flexfab Receives Recognition from PACCAR

Posted on December 5th, 2016

December 2, 2016, Bellevue, WA – PACCAR annually recognizes the top performing suppliers in its Supplier Performance Management (SPM) program.  The SPM program evaluates a supplier’s performance in the areas of product development, operations support and business alignment with PACCAR objectives.

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Through the SPM program, suppliers and PACCAR cross-functional teams collaborate to identify performance enhancements and to develop product innovations.  PACCAR has recognized 50 suppliers since the launch of the SPM program in 2014.  Flexfab has been recognized as a “2016 SPM Achiever”.

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“We are excited about our suppliers’ performance achieved since we launched the SPM program two years ago” said Bill Jackson, PACCAR vice president.  “We appreciate the value created for customers, suppliers and PACCAR from continuous improvement initiatives under the program.   PACCAR recognizes and honors top suppliers that reached the SPM Leader and Achiever status, the top quartile of SPM performance.”

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“PACCAR works closely with suppliers to produce the highest quality products in the industry.  We appreciate the SPM Achiever suppliers for attaining that performance level in 2016, and in particular, the seven suppliers that achieved SPM Leader status” said Bob Christensen, PACCAR president and chief financial officer.

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PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt an DAF nameplates.  PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business.

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PACCAR shares are listed on Nasdaq Global Select Market, symbol PCAR.  It’s homepage is www.paccar.com

Flexfab to Attend InnoTrans 2016

Posted on July 29th, 2016

 

Berlin, Germany – Flexfab attended the Innotrans Rail and Locomotive show held in September 2016.  We were in Hall 18 / Stand 115.  The show was a huge success for us, offering a host of new business contacts.  Thank you to all that visited our stand.

Flexfab Receives “Top Performing Supplier” Recognition from PACCAR

Posted on December 18th, 2015

November 19, 2015, Bellevue, Washington – PACCAR annually recognizes the top performing suppliers in its Supplier Performance Management (SPM) Program.  This year Flexfab was one of the companies to receive that recognition.

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Flexfab Receives 2013 Masters of Quality Award

Posted on September 9th, 2014

PORTLAND, Ore. – July 31, 2014 – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has recognized 59 North American manufacturers from the United States, Canada and Mexico as recipients of its highest award for suppliers: the 2013 Masters of Quality Supplier Award. The selected suppliers provide top quality components for Freightliner and Western Star truck brands.

The annual program – now in its 27th year – recognizes outstanding suppliers that have received high scores on their quality, delivery, technology and cost performance as measured on a Balanced Scorecard. These suppliers demonstrate an ongoing commitment to continuously improving the quality of their products and overall performance of their businesses.

“Our suppliers have worked in partnership with Daimler Trucks North America to help the company achieve its goals in terms of quality, delivery, technology and cost performance,” said Roger Nielsen, chief operating officer for Daimler Trucks North America.  “The Masters of Quality award winners represent the ‘best of the best’ amongst our suppliers and their work is crucial to our enduring success.”

Added Daimler Trucks North America’s general manager of quality and supplier management Paul Romanaggi: “We continue to see high demand for our product and our Masters of Quality suppliers ensure on-time delivery of quality parts to our manufacturing plants day after day. Our suppliers maintained the level of excellence that enabled us to deliver high quality trucks that provide our customers with the best value and significant competitive advantages. The Masters of Quality winners are the role models for our entire commercial vehicle supplier base.”

Topping the list for 2013 was Consolidated MetCo Inc. and its wheel and hub facility in Monroe, North Carolina. The ConMet facility has received the award for 24 out of 27 years.  This is Flexfab’s second time to receive this award.

Flexfab Best and Brightest 2 years running

Posted on June 12th, 2014

June 2015 – It is with great honor that we announce Flexfab’s selection as one of the 101 Best and Brightest companies to work for in West Michigan for the second year running.  We thank you for recognizing Flexfab as a leader and premier employer in the area.

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