Ford Praises Freudenberg NOK for Six Sigma Capabilities
Freudenberg NOK has recently received the recognition of achievement award from Ford Motor Company for its consumer-driven Six Sigma accomplishments. The award is part of Ford’s World Excellence Awards program. It recognizes suppliers who attain highest levels of cost, quality and delivery. The award is given to suppliers who achieve customer satisfaction by providing significant contributions in key areas such as environmental leadership, consumer-focused technology and consumer-driven Six Sigma. Six Sigma is one of the pillars of Freudenberg NOK’s growth program that focuses on superior quality, service and productivity. Freudenberg NOK has 61 Six Sigma black belts who ensure superior quality and enhance reliability.
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Ford presented more than 60 awards to its global suppliers for their outstanding performance in 2005 during an awards ceremony in early May. More than 150 of Ford’s largest production and non-production suppliers from 17 countries attended the eighth annual event.