Penske Logistics, which provides a wide range of supply chain services to Ford Motor Co.on a global basis, including serving as its North American lead logistics provider for its assembly, power train and stamping operations, has been honored with the company's Silver World Excellence Award.
This is the second Ford World Excellence Award for Penske Logistics. Penske is a strategic supplier to Ford and is a part of its Aligned Business Framework.
"The achievement of Ford's ONE goal depends upon all members of the ONE Ford team working together," said Tony Brown, Group Vice President, Global Purchasing for Ford. "We salute the supplier winners of the 2008 World Excellence Awards for providing products and services that reach the highest standards for technology, quality and cost. You are part of the ONE Ford team, and your contributions move us closer to our goal of delivering profitable growth for all. Congratulations."
First distributed in 1998, the World Excellence Awards were jointly developed by Ford and its suppliers. Silver-level awards are presented to Ford's top production and non-production suppliers that deliver with consistency, superior quality, delivery and cost performance.