Monday, March 19, 2012

GM names UP Rail Services Supplier of the Year

Written by  Luther S. Miller, Senior Consulting Editor

General Motors has named Union Pacific its 2011 Supplier of the Year for Rail Services.

"Earning this award from General Motors highlights the commitment Union Pacific makes to providing value, building and maintaining strong customer relationships and delivering quality products and services," said Linda Brandl, UP's vice president and general manager-Automotive. "We are proud of our track record of earning this award over recent years and look forward to continuing to deliver value to General Motors."

Each year, a team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing, and logistics executives determines the winners, basing its decisions on performance in the areas of quality, service, technology, and price.