AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TI Automotive, a leading global supplier of fluid storage, carrying and delivery technology, was named a "Core Supplier" by PSA Peugeot Citroen today.
During a ceremony held at TI Automotive's Chalons-en-Champagne, France, location, Jerome Quilhot, executive director of Powertrain and Chassis purchasing for PSA, discussed his company's process of designating supplier relationship excellence.
Beyond its 13 "Strategic Suppliers," PSA Peugeot Citroen Group identifies and recognizes its "Core Suppliers" — companies with an international footprint and leaders in their specialized portion of the industry. PSA's objective is to label 100 Core Suppliers by 2015.
TI Automotive currently supplies PSA Peugeot Citroen with fuel tank systems, pump and module systems, diesel additive systems and brake lines to distribute to PSA facilities around the world.
PSA cited TI Automotive's adherence to quality and delivery deadlines and its respect for the fundamentals of the customer-supplier relationship, as well as its technical competence and high level of flexibility.
"We are quite pleased to be named a Core Supplier of PSA, as it provides another excellent opportunity to further develop new technology and demonstrates our commitment to furthering our customer relationships," said Hans Dieltjens, executive vice president, Tank Systems, TI Automotive. "We have enjoyed a strong relationship with PSA, and we look forward to continued growth and success together."
The Chalons-en-Champagne, France, site is part of TI Automotive's global Pump & Module Systems Division, and the Nazelles, France, site is part of the global Fluid Carrying Systems Division and produces specialty coated brake lines for PSA and other customers. Both are key locations in France related to the PSA "Core Supplier" program.
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