Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Hadley, a leader in truck and transit products, has been honored by Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) with the Masters of Quality Supplier Award for 2015 quality excellence. The award was presented by DTNA’s Sean Taggart, supplier management quality engineer, to employees at the company’s global headquarters in Grandville, Michigan during an on-site ceremony.
Hadley supplies Air Horns, Mechanical and Electronic Height Control Systems, and Mirror Systems to the Daimler Truck North America, Freightliner brand. Only 64 of the more than 1,000 currently supplying to Daimler received the 2015 Masters of Quality Supplier Award. Masters of Quality award is the highest recognition Daimler Trucks North America gives to its suppliers.
“We are proud to be among the suppliers recognized by the world’s largest truck manufacturer with this prestigious award” said Jim Green, President. “Further, it a privilege to be one of only 14 award-winning suppliers to have reached the 6-year recipient status.”
The annual program, now in its 29th year, recognizes outstanding suppliers that have received high scores on their quality, delivery, technology and cost performance as measured on a Balanced Scorecard. These suppliers demonstrate an on-going commitment to continuously improving the quality of their products and overall performance of their businesses.
About Hadley: Hadley is a well-known and respected supplier of quality components and solutions for the Class 5-8 Truck and Tractor, Trailer, Transit & Shuttle Bus, RV, Motor Coach, Rail and Specialty Vehicle markets, and associated aftermarket distribution. Their products include Hadley’s world famous air horns, mechanical and electronic (SAMS & SmartValve) height control valves for chassis / cab air suspension systems, truck mirrors, mini 12/24 volt DC air compressors for a variety of applications, and fully integrated interior lighting systems/ luggage racks / Digital Signage for transit, shuttle and motor coach vehicles.
Hadley continues to expand its customer product and service offerings and is a pioneering force in the creation of value-added “Smart” products and systems. Hadley’s aggressive innovation process reflects its focus on: “Your Vehicle. Your Company. Your Success.”