Eaton has been named Suppler of the Year for its aftermarket operations in Mexico and Latin America by Paccar Parts.
Eaton says it was selected from a group of 50 Paccar Parts suppliers for its outstanding performance in several critical areas, including achieving a 98 percent on-time delivery rate, participating in support for regional training events and supporting a joint marketing program to enhance sales.
Eaton says other criteria for the award included:
- Eaton’s long-term relationship with Paccar
- A broad product portfolio
- Differentiated marketing programs
The award was presented by Paccar Parts CEO David Danforth to Benjamin Gomez, OEM sales manager, vehicle group in May. Gomez congratulated his team for their efforts, particularly account managers Chris Elder and Julio Villarreal.
“Congratulations to the team, at all levels, that has interaction with Paccar as part of their roles, and especially to Chris Elder and Julio Villarreal,” Gomez says. “While it is a good time to celebrate, this should help us to get reenergized and keep up the good work going forward.”
Eaton has been a supplier to Paccar Parts for more than 25 years, providing the aftermarket truck parts division a number of components including Reman transmissions, transmission parts and clutch assemblies, the company says.