VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) earned two World Excellence Awards from Ford Motor Company for quality, cost, delivery and corporate responsibility. World Excellence Awards are Ford's highest recognition for its suppliers across the globe.
Visteon's Autopal manufacturing facility in Hluk, Czech Republic, received a Silver Award for demonstrating superior quality, delivery and cost performance in supplying radiator assemblies to Ford. Visteon also received a Recognition of Achievement award for improving customer satisfaction by providing significant contributions in corporate responsibility. The corporate responsibility recognition was based on Visteon's global practices related to environmental protection, energy and waste minimization, recycling and social responsibility .
"Visteon is proud to be recognized for supporting Ford's commitment to excellence in technology, quality and cost efficiency," said Donald J. Stebbins, Visteon chairman, CEO and president. "These awards demonstrate our focus on being the best in the world at partnering with our customers to provide products that deliver exceptional value while demonstrating corporate responsibility."
Visteon, with 2010 product sales of $7.32 billion, supplied more than $1.8 billion in components and systems to Ford in 2010, including climate, electronics, interior and lighting products.
Visteon was among 47 global suppliers representing 16 countries that were recognized by Ford at its 13th annual World Excellence awards ceremony March 16 in Dearborn, Mich.
Visteon is a leading global automotive supplier that designs, engineers and manufactures innovative climate, electronic, interior and lighting products for vehicle manufacturers. With corporate offices in Van Buren Township, Mich. (U.S.); Shanghai, China; and Chelmsford, UK; the company has facilities in 26 countries and employs approximately 26,500 people. Learn more at www.visteon.com.
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