Cummins highlighted Denso’s exemplary work promoting diversity and inclusion across the business, helping Cummins meet global procurement goals, Denso says.
“Including diverse businesses within our supply base contributes to Denso’s and our customer’s long-term success,” says Mike Winkler, vice president, North America Purchasing at Denso. “We’re proud to be recognized as a leader in this space and will continue to develop relationships with minority-owned businesses to enhance the community and strengthen DENSO’s supply chain.”
The award distinction aligns with Denso’s Supplier Diversity Mission, which includes:
- Developing inclusion of diverse business within the supply base which helps contribute to long-term economic & social stability
- Developing and nurturing a diverse and global-best competitive supply base
- Seeking supplier partners who share a commitment to continuous improvement while providing value to our customers and society
DENSO says it received the award during Cummins’ 2017 U.S. Supplier Conference in Columbus, Ind. and was selected out of more than 5,000 other suppliers across the country.