SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal-Mogul Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML), a leading supplier to the automotive aftermarket, received the 2011 Outstanding Vendor of the Year Award from Federated Auto Parts at the company's annual meeting held recently in Orlando, Florida. Federated is one of the largest auto parts distribution and marketing organizations in North America.
"The Vendor of the Year Award is the highest honor that Federated bestows on a supplier," said Rusty Bishop, CEO of Federated Auto Parts. "It represents a long-term partnership and dedication to mutual success. Our relationship with Federal-Mogul demonstrates just that, and we're pleased to honor them with this award."
Federal-Mogul supplies several of its renowned brands to Federated, including ANCO® wipers, Carter® fuel delivery products, Champion® spark plugs, Fel-Pro® gaskets, MOOG® chassis products, National® wheel-end components, Precision® driveline products, Sealed Power® engine products and Wagner® ThermoQuiet® friction products.
"Federal-Mogul is proud to be recognized with this prestigious award, which demonstrates our commitment to providing valued customers like Federated Auto Parts with world-class products and services," said Federal-Mogul President and CEO Jose Maria Alapont. "The strong partnerships we establish with customers like Federated Auto Parts are enablers in the execution of our strategy for sustainable global profitable growth."
Federal-Mogul Corporation is a leading global supplier of powertrain and safety solutions to the world's foremost original equipment manufacturers of automotive, commercial, aerospace, marine, rail and off-road vehicles; industrial, agricultural and power generation equipment; as well as the worldwide aftermarket. Federal-Mogul's leading technology and innovation, lean manufacturing expertise, and global distribution network deliver world-class products, brands and services at a competitive cost. The company's sustainable global profitable growth strategy creates value for its employees, customers and shareholders. Federal-Mogul was founded in Detroit in 1899. The company is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, and employs approximately 45,000 people in 35 countries.
Federal-Mogul's aftermarket products are sold under a variety of well-known brands, including: Abex®, AE®, ANCO®, Beral®, Carter®, Champion®, FP Diesel®, Fel-Pro®, Ferodo®, Glyco®, Goetze®, MOOG®, National®, Necto®, Nural®, Payen®, Precision®, Sealed Power®, Speed-Pro® and Wagner®. All trademarks are owned by Federal-Mogul Corporation, or one or more of its subsidiaries, in one or more countries. Visit the company's website at www.federalmogul.com.
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