“Teamwork plays an important part in everything we do at Bendix, so when we earn a recognition as valued as Navistar’s Diamond Supplier award, it’s truly a company-wide achievement that reflects everyone’s efforts,” says Berend Bracht, Bendix president and CEO. “All of us are incredibly proud of our partnership with Navistar, and of our shared commitment to safety, quality, and uptime – along with a continuous drive for innovation and improvement. Together, we make safer vehicles and safer highways, today and tomorrow.”
Bendix has a long relationship with Lisle, Ill.-based Navistar. A wide range of Bendix components and technologies are standard equipment or available as options across Navistar’s lines of International trucks and IC Bus school and commercial buses. Navistar says its 2017 class of 32 Diamond Suppliers represents the top 2 percent of the company’s worldwide supply base.
“We are delighted to acknowledge our best suppliers with the elite Diamond Supplier Award,” says David McKean, vice president, Procurement and Logistics, Navistar. “The select suppliers earning top honors this year demonstrated an unwavering commitment to quality, delivered customer value, and partnered with us on cost-effective, innovative solutions. The 2017 class of Diamond Suppliers are among the best in the business.”