These suppliers delivered excellent performance within the NI global supply chain through their commitment to excellence, continuous improvement, and innovative practices.
“At NI, we see the superior performance of our suppliers as a competitive advantage,” said Scott Christman, director of the global supply chain for NI. “We could not be successful without our supply partners aligning their strategic capabilities and improvement plans to deliver strong results at all levels, from technology innovations to execution excellence. We recognize these award-winning suppliers for their ongoing commitment to world-class performance.”
ROAL Electronics SpA, a global provider of power supplies, received the Supplier of the Year award, which recognizes the supplier that consistently performs beyond expectations. Roal has continuously improved their on-time deliveries, reduced lead times, and was integral in driving PXI chassis quality levels to an all time high.
Intel, a key supplier of high performance processors, chipsets and solid state drives, received the NI Eagle Award for outstanding engineering support. Not only does Intel work closely with our hardware R&D, but they also collaborate with our software development, marketing, and manufacturing groups. NI recognizes Intel for providing innovative products and leading edge technology for all of our product platforms.
Other 2014 Global Supplier Award winners include:
• Analog Devices, a supplier of performance analog ICs
• Arrow Electronics, a distributor of electronic components
• Arvato Digital Services, a supplier of software replication and print services
• Avionics Interface Technologies, a provider of industrial communication modules
• BizLink, a supplier of cable assemblies
• Datalink, a supplier of enterprise storage solutions and services
• DS Smith Packaging, a supplier of packaging products
• Eastek, a supplier of custom molded plastic assemblies
• Flextronics Global Enclosures, a supplier of custom metal products
• H&S, a supplier of fabricated metal parts
• Magic Precision, a supplier of die cast assemblies
• Oriental Printed Circuits, a supplier of printed circuit boards
• Prec-Cast, a supplier of die cast assemblies
• Sunbelt Supply, a supplier of hardware products and value-added services
• TTI Inc., a distributor of electronic components
• Westak, a supplier of printed circuit boards
• Xerox Hungary, a supplier of software replication and print services
• Xilinx, a supplier of programmable logic devices
• Zollner, a supplier of custom metal products
Congratulations to all the winners!