Plymouth, Michigan and Burscheid, Germany (ots) Adient, the world’s largest global automotive seating supplier, today recognized 51 suppliers for their leadership and superior performance. The suppliers were honored during the company’s annual Supplier Performance Awards ceremony held in Detroit.

“We congratulate all of our outstanding suppliers for their commitment to achieving operational excellence in everything they do. Through their dedication, focus and hard work, these partners continue to help us meet the rigorous demands of our global customers,” said Kelly Bysouth, vice president, global procurement and supply chain for Adient.

Adient (NYSE:ADNT) debuted as an independent, publically traded company after its separation from Johnson Controls on Oct. 31, 2016.

Adient recognized suppliers from around the world for outstanding performance in the categories of quality, cost, logistics, development, technology and service. The awards are presented in four levels of accomplishment – platinum, gold, silver and bronze.

The Platinum 2016 Supplier Performance Award recipients were:

Omega Technology Plastic GmbH & CO. KG Germany

The Gold 2016 Supplier Performance Award recipients were

Ücler Kelepce ve Yedek Parca Sanayi ve Turkey
Ticaret Ltd. Sti.
Paul Craemer GmbH Germany
Tefas Kimyasal ve Seramik Kaplama Sanayi Turkey
ve Ticaret A.S.
SANJO Fineblanking Barcelona S.A.U. Spain
EDS Manufacturing Nogales, Arizona
Kenwal Steel Corporation Dearborn, Michigan
BILSTEIN GmbH & Co. KG Germany
ASMO Manufacturing Battle Creek, Michigan
Giebeler GmbH Germany
Kongsberg Automotive Novi, Michigan
HIGA S.R.O Slovakia

The Silver 2016 Supplier Performance Award recipients were:

DOGA S.A. Spain
Fujikura Automotive America Japan
SINFLEX – Indústria de Molas Técnicas, Lda Portugal
Grand Rapids Controls Company LLC Rockford, Michigan
Leggett & Platt Automotive Group Canada
Ficosa Portugal
Robert Bosch GmbH Germany
Multitech Industries Carol Stream, Illinois
Beach Mold and Tool New Albany, Indiana
BASF Germany
Ptx Textiles, INC. Clemmons, N. Carolina
American & Efrid LLC Mount Holly, N. Carolina

The Bronze 2016 Supplier Performance Award recipients were:

Günter Jasper GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Oehmetic GmbH Germany
Industrias Gol SAU Spain
Industrias Garita S.L. Spain
Alta Yedek Parca ve Kalip Sanayi Turkey
ve Ticaret
Zaklady Metalowe POSTEP S.A. Poland
Leoni Wiring Systems Germany
Halung GmbH & Co Germany
Alex Products Ridgeville Corners, Ohio
Fietz Thermoplast GmbH Germany
IZO Poland
Petoskey Plastics Petosky, Michigan
Coats United Kingdom
Global Enterprises Huntington Woods, Mich.
Covestro Germany
Gentherm Northville, Michigan
I.G. Bauerhin GmbH Canada
COBA Automotive Slovakia
Unique Fabricating, INC Auburn Hills, Michigan
CNI INC Oak Park, Michigan
Dow Chemical Midland, Michigan
Kostel Croatia

Adient also presented Leadership Awards to the following

Continuous Improvement – Beach Mold & Tool
Innovation – Air Products
Global Growth – Boltun Corporation and Teknia Group
Customer Satisfaction – Fujikura Automotive America and Fietz
Thermoplast GmbH
Quality Leadership – Gunter Jasper GMbH & Co. KG
Supplier Diversity &
Excellence – CNI Inc.

About Adient:

Adient is a global leader in automotive seating. With 75,000 employees operating 230 manufacturing/assembly plants in 33 countries worldwide, we produce and deliver automotive seating for all vehicle classes and all major OEMs. From complete seating systems to individual components, our expertise spans every step of the automotive seat-making process. Our integrated, in-house skills allow us to take our products from research and design all the way to engineering and manufacturing – and into more than 25 million vehicles every year. For more information on Adient, please visit

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Adient Ltd. & Co. KG
Industriestraße 20-30
51399 Burscheid
Claudia Steinhoff
Tel.: +49 (0)2174 65-4481



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