TR Fastenings hit a hat trick at North America automotive supplier awards

International fastenings specialist, TR Fastenings (TR) has been recognised as a ‘Distinguished Supplier’ by Yanfeng Automotive Interiors for the third year running.

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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI), the world’s largest supplier of automotive interiors, recognised 19 of its suppliers during the ‘North America Supplier Performance Awards Ceremony’ on 6 February, held at the company’s Michigan Tech Center.
 
Jose Vera and Brad Allen, Business Development Managers at TR USA said: “It is a huge honour to receive this recognition for ‘Flawless Execution’. These Awards celebrate suppliers’ outstanding track record in quality, cost, logistics, development, technology, and service and to be acknowledged in this way is testament to TR’s commitment to providing our customers with consistently high-quality products. We are very proud of the strong relationship we have with YFAI, which is built on our teams’ exceptional industry knowledge, manufacturing excellence, and outstanding customer service.”

Jim Bos, Vice President, Global Procurement, for Yanfeng Automotive Interiors said: “Each year, this event is an opportunity for us to recognise our suppliers for their commitment to excellence. Their dedication enables our team to provide our customers with the high-quality products they’ve come to know from YFAI.”
 
TR has previously been granted Distinguished Supplier status by YFAI (in 2019), following its award for Supplier Excellence in 2018.
 
TR’s USA team is supported by the company’s manufacturing colleagues in Taiwan.
 

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TR Fastenings’ USA team receives second award from Yanfeng Global Automotive Interiors

TR Fastenings Inc, the TR Fastenings (TR) North American business, has achieved a Distinguished Supplier award from leading automotive interiors business Yanfeng Global Automotive Interiors (YFAI), the second year running it has received an award from the company. The award was presented at YFAI’s annual North American Supplier Performance Awards event, at which 18 companies in total were honoured. The Awards recognise the company’s top suppliers for their outstanding track record in the areas of quality, cost, logistics, development, technology and service.

TR, a global specialist in the design, engineering, manufacture and distribution of high-quality and Cat C industrial fastenings, was granted Distinguished Supplier status by YFAI, having previously been honoured with a Supplier Excellence award in 2018. This new distinction was given for TR’s excellent customer service and delivery record for YFAI, based on the very strong relationship that has been built between the TR team and the YFAI purchasing department.

Glenda Roberts, Group Sales and Marketing Director at TR Fastenings, comments: “Our global reach and expertise in automotive fasteners means that we build and sustain excellent relationships with our customers, built upon expert knowledge and second-to-none customer service. To be recognised by Yanfeng Automotive Interiors, the global leader in automotive interior, is a great tribute to the hard work and commitment shown by our team in the USA and across our entire global network.”

TR Fastenings’ USA team recognised for supplier excellence by Yanfeng

TR Fastenings Inc, the North American TR Fastenings (TR) business, has achieved a Supplier Excellence Service award from leading automotive interiors business Yanfeng Global Automotive Interiors (YFAI). The award was presented at the company’s annual North American Supplier Awards event in February this year.

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TR was rewarded for its excellent approach to customer service for YFAI, based on the very strong relationship that has been built between the TR team and the YFAI purchasing department, enabling TR to succeed supplier expectations and help YFAI to secure and retain new business contracts. The USA team is supported in terms of manufacturing by its TR colleagues in Taiwan, at the TRSFE plant.

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is launching a number of new OEM programmes across North America and Europe, and Steve Tindall, the Global Fastener Manager for the region, will be visiting the TRSFE plant in April, with a view to instigating the supply of more fastener products to TR Fastenings Inc in the USA.

Steve Tindall commented: “TR Fastenings provides an extremely high level of service to the Yanfeng Automotive Interiors group and can always be relied upon to contribute its considerable expertise to the programmes we operate. As a result of the dedication, quality of work and the assistance the team has provided in terms of us securing new business, we are proud to recognise TR with this supplier excellence award and we are very much looking forward to continuing and expanding our relationship with the team in the future."
 
Chris Black, Global Director of Automotive Business Development at TR Fastenings, adds: “Our global reach and expertise in automotive fasteners means that we can build successful and lasting relationship with our customers, and we are dedicated to doing this throughout our worldwide operations. To be recognised by Yanfeng Automotive Interiors, with its reputation for excellence and quality is a real honour and is testament to the hard work and commitment shown by our team in the USA and at the plant in Taiwan.”
 
Published  24.04.18

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