May 2015 – TTI, Inc., − a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components, has announced the winners of its 2014 Supplier Excellence Awards, given in recognition of outstanding performance throughout the year. Suppliers are assessed on a matrix of performance measurements from sales growth and management support to quality and on-time delivery.
The Global Operations Excellence Award for 2014 has been won by Kemet for its outstanding performance across all three TTI regions (Americas, Europe and Asia) and achieving the highest number of points globally. Geoff Breed, Vice President Marketing, TTI Inc in Europe said: “Kemet has shown continued support and superb levels of commitment to all our regions worldwide. I would like to thank all Kemet’s employees and commend them for their outstanding performance.”
Topping the list of prestigious names in TTI’s 2014 European Supplier Excellence Awards, with a Platinum Award are Bourns, Molex and Murata. Given in recognition of receiving an award for five consecutive years, Platinum Awards require ongoing award achievement every year in order to maintain Platinum status. The Diamond Award winner, with the highest overall points total, is Bourns. Next with a Gold Award are Vishay and Kemet and Bronze goes to Littelfuse and KOA. AVX and TE Connectivity are named as repeat winners.
The accolade of Best Quality Award Winner goes to KOA, for its achievement of the highest points total across TTI’s quality criteria.
Breed adds:”Once again, it is a real pleasure to recognise our supplier partners through our Supplier Excellence Awards Programme. Their commitment to excellence and ongoing consistent high standards enables us to continue offering our customers exceptional support and levels of service delivery.”
TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a world leading specialist distributor of passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete components. TTI Europe is headquartered in Maisach-Gernlinden near Munich, Germany. Globally, TTI is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas and has over 100 locations across North America, Europe and Asia. TTI’s philosophy is "Lead by Design", and the company differentiates itself by focusing on people, parts and process. TTI in Europe strives to be the distributor of choice for customers and suppliers alike by introducing new product technologies and by stocking broad and deep inventory across its franchise base. www.ttiinc.com