SANLUIS Rassini Receives General Motors Supplier of the Year Award

      SANLUIS Rassini Receives General Motors Supplier of the Year Award

PR Newswire

PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 14, 2013

PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --SANLUIS Rassini, a leading
automotive supplier of suspension and brake components in North America and
Brazil, has received the 2012 General Motors (GM) Supplier of the Year Award
for its brakes division.

Rassini was chosen by the automaker for its focus on innovation through
technological advances and high standards of quality and service, which
enables the company to better meet the evolving needs of GM. Rassini is the
only supplier in the Americas that has a fully vertically integrated rotors
facility, which includes foundry, machining, coating, stress relief and FNC
(Ferritic Nitro-Carburizing) processes.

"We are honored to receive this distinguished accolade from GM," said Eugenio
Madero, CEO, SANLUIS Rassini North America. "We are proud that we've been able
to support General Motors. Being named a Supplier of the Year is confirmation
of our dedication to helping provide our customers with the right solutions,
and I want to congratulate the entire Rassini team who helped us to earn this

In addition to this award, which marks the first time the brakes division
received the accolade from GM, Rassini's suspension division has been named
Supplier of the Year on nine occasions.

"SANLUIS Rassini helped play a critical role in GM's success in 2012 through
their dedication and commitment to consistently exceed our expectations by
being innovative, delivering high quality products and services on time and by
creating outstanding value," said Grace Lieblein, GM vice president, Global
Purchasing and Supply Chain. "We are thrilled to recognize SANLUIS Rassini,
who we consider to be a world-class supplier."

Presented since 1992, the Supplier of the Year award recognizes the
significant contributions of GM's suppliers in innovative technology, superior
quality, outstanding launch support, crisis management and total-enterprise
cost solutions. Award winners are selected by a global team of executives from
purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics.

SANLUIS Rassini is a leading global designer and manufacturer of suspension
and brake components for the automotive industry. As the world's largest
producer of suspension components for light commercial vehicles and the
largest fully integrated brake disc producer in the Americas, SANLUIS Rassini
has seven manufacturing operations strategically located in North America and
Brazil. SANLUIS Rassini is a subsidiary of SANLUIS Corporacion, S.A.B. de C.V.
For more information, visit

Sativa Ross
Weber Shandwick

Francisco Freyre


Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.