Posts Tagged ‘Supplier Award’

Bourns Recognized by GM for Outstanding On-Time Shipping Performance

January 21, 2014

RIVERSIDE, Calif., January 21, 2014 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the company’s Chihuahua, Mexico facility received the 2013 Gold Award for Outstanding On-Time Shipping Performance from General Motors (GM) Customer Care and Aftersales, the automaker’s automotive parts and service operation. The Gold Award recognizes key suppliers that have achieved a 99 percent or higher on-time shipping performance over the preceding 12 months. Bourns supplies wheel speed sensors and transmission sensors to GM, and achieved a 99.2 percent fill rate for leading automotive manufacturer in 2013.

“On-time shipping performance, quality products and superior customer service positions Bourns as a leading supplier of automotive solutions for today’s aftermarket,” said Sergio Valencia, Plant Manager at Bourns, Inc. “I want to commend and congratulate our automotive division team members who worked diligently with almost daily meetings to deliver outstanding on-time results. This recognition serves to reinforce our commitment to provide superior service and industry-leading products that best support the ongoing needs of our automotive market customers.”

Bourns designs, develops and manufactures an extensive range of innovative and cost-effective automotive position, speed and torque sensors in its world-class facilities positioned throughout the globe. The company’s research and development combined with its close collaboration with customers ensures Bourns customized products meet the strict requirements set for the automotive industry.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used publicly only with the permission of Bourns and require proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Bourns Named Preferred Supplier by the Bosch Group

December 14, 2010

RIVERSIDE, Calif., December 14, 2010 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that its Automotive Division has received a Preferred Supplier Award from the Robert Bosch GmbH. The award was given to Bourns for its quality and customer service performance in the supply of its position and angle sensors. This recognition is part of the Bosch Group’s supplier management program that includes continuous supplier assessment based on defined criteria. Bourns supplies the Bosch Group with position and angle sensors, fuel cards and various circuit protection and resistive products that are used in automotive, industrial and consumer products worldwide.

“This award confirms Bourns’ commitment to provide the highest quality and superior performing position and angle sensors available in the market, as well as to exceed customer expectations for service and support,” said Jeff Pyle, vice president of Bourns Automotive Division. “We are honored to be recognized as a Preferred Supplier of the Bosch Group, and have the opportunity to solidify a long-term relationship with this respected manufacturer.”

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO-9000 and ISO 14001 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the TS16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at http://www.bourns.com.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Bourns Awarded 2009 Resistor/Capacitor Commodity Supplier

June 2, 2010

RIVERSIDE, Calif., May 27, 2010 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that Rockwell Collins has named Bourns its 2009 Resistor/Capacitor Commodity Supplier of the Year.  At its Annual Supplier Conference, Rockwell Collins acknowledges the significant contributions made during the past year by its suppliers.  The Supplier of the Year Award is based upon superior quality, delivery, total cost of ownership, lead time and customer service.  Rockwell Collins’ Senior Vice President of Operations Jeff Moore presented the award to Mario Zuchovicki, vice president and general manager of Bourns’ resistive products division, at the conference.  Rockwell Collins recognized only 22 companies out of their approximately 10,000 suppliers for awards.  Bourns was also selected as one of three finalists for the prestigious Rockwell Collins 2009 President’s Award.

“We are thrilled to again receive this recognition from Rockwell Collins.  The award serves as validation that Bourns is succeeding in its mission to satisfy customers with excellent quality, responsive service and superior products,” said Mr. Zuchovicki.  “We look forward to continued participation in the Rockwell Collins Supplier Advisory Alliance Council and the sharing of best practices as a leader in LEAN initiatives.”

“Bourns was again chosen for a supplier award because the company consistently delivers quality products, manages risk within their supply base and embraces LEAN principles,” said Roger Weiss, vice president of material and supply for Rockwell Collins.  “As one of Rockwell Collins’ enduring top suppliers, Bourns was also chosen as a finalist for our President’s Award.”

About Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative communication and aviation electronic solutions for both commercial and government applications. The company’s expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, information management, and simulation and training is delivered by 20,000 employees, and a global service and support network that crosses 27 countries. To find out more, please visit www.rockwellcollins.com.

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products.  Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments.  Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO-9000 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the TS16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at http://www.bourns.com/.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Bourns Europe Receives 2009 TTI Supplier Excellence Award

April 14, 2010

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — April 14, 2010 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that TTI, Inc. Europe, a leading worldwide passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete component distributor for the electronics industry, has awarded Bourns’ European operations with its prestigious 2009 Supplier Excellence Award.  TTI Europe has also recognized Bourns Europe presenting the company with its Silver-level Award for the third consecutive year.  This award recognizes outstanding supplier service, quality and sales performance.  The program focuses on quality measurements that include: on-time delivery, receiving quality, customer quality, administrative quality and business systems.  In addition, performance metrics such as sales results, profitability and percentage growth that are evaluated.  Bourns is one of only seven of the suppliers evaluated by TTI Europe that met or exceeded key performance metrics to receive this award.

“On behalf of Bourns Europe, I am extremely honored that our organization has been singled out again for the third year by TTI for Silver-level status.  This award represents the highest recognition possible of our performance as a supplier to TTI, Inc.,” said Ferdinand Leicher, vice president of sales for Europe at Bourns, Inc.  “I know that we owe this recognition to the dedicated team at Bourns Europe whose commitment to excellence is clearly demonstrated by achieving the performance and quality metrics that led to this important award.”

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products.  Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments.  Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO-9000 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the TS16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at www.bourns.com.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Bourns Asia-Pacific Awarded 2009 TTI Supplier Excellence Award

April 14, 2010

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RIVERSIDE, Calif. — April 13, 2010 – Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that TTI, Inc. Asia, a leading worldwide passive, connector, electromechanical and discrete component distributor for the electronics industry, has awarded Bourns Asia-Pacific operations with their prestigious 2009 TTI Supplier Excellence Award for outstanding supplier service, quality and sales performance. TTI’s award program distinguishes companies based on quality measurements that include on-time delivery, receiving quality, customer quality, administrative quality and business systems. In addition, there are performance measurements such as sales results, profitability and percent growth that are evaluated. Bourns Asia-Pacific is one of only a few suppliers that met or exceeded key performance metrics to receive this award.

“Bourns is truly honored to receive this prestigious award that represents the highest recognition possible of a supplier’s performance within TTI, Inc.,” said Caleb You, vice president of Bourns Asia-Pacific, Inc. “The entire team at Bourns Asia-Pacific is to be commended for their superior service and excellent performance results that helped the company achieve TTI’s impressive acknowledgement.”

About Bourns
Bourns, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic products, microelectronic modules, trimming and precision potentiometers, panel controls and encoders and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, CA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including telecommunications, computer, industrial, instrumentation, automotive, consumer, non-critical life support medical, audio and various other market segments. Bourns® products are manufactured according to ISO-9000 standards under Six Sigma quality programs. Bourns® automotive products are manufactured in accordance with the TS16949 standard. Additional company and product information is available at the company’s website at http://www.bourns.com.

Bourns® and the Bourns logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Bourns, Inc. and may be used only with the permission of Bourns and proper acknowledgement. Other listed names and brands are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.