SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Flextronics (NASDAQ: FLEX) announced today that its Product Innovation Center and Facility in Milpitas, California facility was recognized for manufacturing excellence and selected as one of IndustryWeek magazine's "Best Plants" for 2013.
Each year, IndustryWeek's Best Plants program recognizes facilities on the leading edge of manufacturing and operational excellence, with ongoing efforts to increase competitiveness, enhance customer satisfaction, and create stimulating and rewarding work environments.
"Flextronics is committed to driving operational excellence across our operations and providing world-class supply chain solutions," said Francois Barbier, president of Global Operations and Components at Flextronics. "We are very proud of the Flextronics team in Milpitas and their relentless drive to enable and scale innovation at this facility, while simultaneously exceeding customer expectations."
Flextronics (Reg. No. 199002645H) is a leading end-to-end supply chain solutions company that delivers design, engineering, manufacturing and logistics services to a range of industries and end-markets, including data networking, telecom, enterprise computing and storage, industrial, capital equipment, appliances, automation, medical, automotive, aerospace and defense, energy, mobile, computing and other electronic product categories. Flextronics is an industry leader with more than $24 billion in annualized sales, generated from helping its customers design, build, ship, and service their products through an unparalleled network of facilities in more than 30 countries and across four continents. Flextronics' service offerings and vertically integrated component technologies optimize customer supply chains by lowering costs, increasing flexibility, and reducing time-to-market. For more information, visit www.flextronics.com or follow us on Twitter @flextronics.
About The INDUSTRYWEEK Best Plants Award Competition
Established in 1990, the INDUSTRYWEEK Best Plants awards program annually recognizes plants, located in North America, that are on the leading edge of efforts to increase competitiveness, enhance customer satisfaction and create stimulating and rewarding work environments. Its further goal is to encourage other manufacturing managers and work teams to emulate the honorees by adopting world-class practices, technologies, and improvement strategies. For additional information, visit www.industryweek.com.