General Motors Co. (GM), one of the worldâ€™s largest automakers, recently awarded Samuel, Son & Co., Limited with its distinguishedGM Supplier Quality Excellence Award. Management and key employees of SamuelAutomotive Group and Samuel Metal Blanking accepted the award. This distinctionis granted to select GM suppliers who met or exceeded stringent quality performancecriteria throughout 2013.
“We are honored by this distinction,â€ says FrankConciatori, Vice President of Samuel Automotive. â€œSamuel is the first CanadianService Center to receive this award and the only service center in NorthAmerica to win the award in 2013. We are proud of what we have achieved overthe years as a specialized product group, in meeting the unique and demanding
specifications of the auto industry. It could not havebeen done without the hard work by many
here at Samuel.â€
The Samuel Automotive Group operates from the Samuel, Son& Co., Limited location on Nash Road, in Hamilton, Ontario. Samuel MetalBlanking operates its processing facilities in Brantford, Ontario. Now in its2nd year, the GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award is focused on improving collaborationwith suppliers.
Winning suppliers met or exceeded a series of twelvecriteria during a twelve month period, including: TS16949 Certification, ZeroPlant Disruptions, and other requirements focused on delivering high-qualityproducts on-time. Samuel looks forward to continuing its superior level ofexcellence and quality for the automotive industry in 2014.
More about Samuel, Son & Co., Limited:
Samuel, Son & Co., Limited is a family owned businessfounded in 1855 and is the 4th largest metal processor and distributor in NorthAmerica. Samuel is also a major manufacturer of metal and related products.Samuel offers a full range of value added processing services and a completerange of carbon, stainless and aluminum products in all shapes and forms.Samuel employs over 5,000 people who operate over 100 Service Centers andManufacturing plants in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, andChina.
More information on the company and its divisions can befound at http://www.samuel.com.
More information about Samuel Automotive can be found at:http://www.samuel.com/en/Businesses/Pages/Samuel-Automotive.aspx
More information about Samuel Metal Blanking can be foundat: http://misspdev/sites/samuel/en/Businesses/Pages/Samuel-Metal-Blanking.aspx