We were named one of the best places to work by Forbes in 2017. We go to the head of the class on many industry and OEMs’ lists. We received the 2017 GM Supplier of the Year Innovation Award and earned top honors from the Society of Plastics Engineers for the most innovative use of plastics.
Explore Magna's customer and industry awards below.
Magna Earns Six 2021 General Motors Supplier of the Year Awards and Two Overdrive Awards
Ford Honors Magna at 23rd World Excellence Awards
Magna Earns Six 2020 General Motors Supplier of the Year Awards, Two Straight Years
Ford Honors Magna at 2020 World Excellence Awards
Magna Recognized by General Motors with Six 2019 Supplier of the Year Awards
Magna Receives FCA Supplier of the Year Award
Ford Honors Magna at World Excellence Awards
Magna Recognized by General Motors as a 2018 Supplier of the Year
"Power and Vision" segment recognized for contributions in lighting and drivelines.
Recognized for quality and long-term business relationship; includes support for Vauxhall cars
Awarded for quality and customer service to Geely
Being a supplier of choice to Changan Ford JV
Awarded for active air deflector on the 2019 Ram truck
Excellent Quality Award (Cosma and Exteriors), Camry Launch Excellence Award (MSM, MPT), Quality, Diversity certificate
This award is in recognition of outstanding 2017 On-Time Shipping Performance to GM Customer Care and Aftersales.
Excellent Quality Award for zero PPMs for second consecutive year
Superier delivery and customer service on SVW programs
Recognized for global excellence within the quality category and received Silver awards for two manufacturing locations.
Excellent Supplier Award for 2nd row complete seats in V-Class
Outstanding quality and customer support
Outstanding quality and zero defects
Quality and program management in the "Body Interiors" category
Achievement in quality and product launch
Quality, engineering and customer service
Division wins award for 6th time in a row
Awarded for QA and quality improvement measures
Volvo Cars awarded Magna Powertrain Hückeswagen with the ‘Volvo Quality Excellence’ (VQE) Award 2016. Henrik Green (Senior Vice President Volvo Cars Group) greeted the world’s best suppliers, which include the Magna Powertrain Hückeswagen facility, in Volvo’s halls in Göteborg, Sweden, with the words “You are our best suppliers.” This award recognizes the Magna Powertrain Hückeswagen facility’s ability to fulfil the demanding requirements of its customer, Volvo Cars. The Volvo Quality Excellence (VQE) Award comprises 12 elements in total, and Magna Powertrain Hückeswagen successfully fulfilled all the performance criteria in these areas. These include, among other things, optimal quality and production processes, delivering at the agreed time, outstanding customer orientation and compliance with the highest quality objectives.
Magna’s exteriors facility in Guelph, Ontario, received the Honda Supplier Performance Award for its outstanding performance.
Honda awarded Magna’s body and chassis division the Excellence in Quality Award for its continuous dedication to manufacturing quality products that exceeds the needs of its customers.
Magna’s powertrain manufacturing facility in Ilz, Austria, received the Volvo Cars Quality Excellence (VQE) Award for its outstanding performance in supplying Volvo with the electrified rear axle drive system (eRAD), which has been featured on the Volvo V60 and S60 plug-in hybrid models since 2012. With a peak power of 50kW, Magna’s eRAD system has the highest power density rating for any eRAD system in its class. The system complements a traditional gas- or diesel engine with an independent electric powertrain, which gives drivers multiple hybrid driving modes and adds four-wheel-drive capability. Overall, Magna’s eRAD system is safer and has reduced CO2 emissions.
Magna won General Motors Supplier of the Year Innovation Award for its unique laser cutting and welding process on the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 front fascia. This process uses a thinner-walled component to enable weight savings and provide greater flexibility when making lower-volume parts. This process also cost- and space-efficient because it removes the need for traditional punch/weld machines.
General Motors awarded Magna’s electronics manufacturing facility in Holly, Michigan, with the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for its outstanding performance.
For the second consecutive year Honda awarded Magna’s electronic manufacturing facility in Japan with the Honda Good Supplier Award in the Cost Performance category for its rearview and
Magna’s electronics facility in Monterrey, Mexico, received the Ford Q1 Preferred Quality Award for its excellence.
PACCAR, a manufacturer of medium and heavy-duty trucks, awarded GRA-MAG, a joint venture between Grammer AG and Magna, with the Supplier Performance Management (SPM) Achievement Award. PACCAR presents this award to its top suppliers, who have achieved the “Leader and Achiever” status in the SPM program. The program allows PACCAR and its suppliers to collaborate with each other to identify ways to develop new innovations.
Magna's electronics manufacturing division in Holly, Michigan, received the Honda Supplier Performance Recognition Award for its outstanding performance in delivering service parts on time and without defects. The division supplies Honda with innovative front- and rearview cameras. The Honda Supplier Performance Recognition Award recognizes suppliers who show excellence in delivering the highest-quality products and customer service. The award is based on criteria including project complexity, years of service with Honda and excellence in quality, delivery, development, customer service and budget management.
Magna has received a 2016 Ford World Excellence Award in the "Smart" category for the innovative technology featured in the 2016 Ford F-150 Pro Trailer Backup Assist system. "Ford's World Excellence Awards allow us to recognize suppliers who demonstrate a strong commitment to quality, performance and teamwork," said Hau Thai-Tang, Ford Motor Company group vice president, global purchasing. "Magna has helped Ford deliver a breakthrough year, and we are thankful they are a part of our One Ford team.
Magna's manufacturing division in São Paulo, Brazil, received the 2015 Honda Brazil Supplier Award for its outstanding performance in both the Quality and Delivery categories. The division supplies Honda with interior door handles. The 2015 Honda Brazil Supplier Award recognizes top-performing suppliers which show excellence in key areas including quality, performance, delivery and key efficiency.
Magna's Liberec, Czech Republic division was recently awarded by PSA Group as a Best Plant at the 2016 PSA Supplier Awards, recognizing outstanding supplier performance in 2015. The award is based on achievement against a number of performance criteria including delivered quality, on-time delivery, logistics capability and customer service including technical and engineering support as well as problem resolution. This is the first time any Magna Exteriors division has received this award.
The Magna Powertrain group in China, received a quality award from Nissan for their excellent performance.
Magna received the Q1 Award from Ford Motor Company for high quality and service.
Magna Exteriors Plastcoat facility was recognized for steady improvement based on FCA's quality metrics.
Magna Seating in Lordstown was awarded the GM Customer Care Award for its outstanding support and product delivery
Four of Magna's manufacturing divisions in China received the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award for achieving the highest levels of performance in quality excellence in 2015. The GM Supplier Quality Excellence Award recognizes suppliers who strongly demonstrate their commitment to quality excellence. The award is based on criteria including producing parts and components without defects and performing above GM's standard requirements. The divisions who received the award are Magna Electronics Zhangjiagang, Magna Closures Kunshan and Hefei, and Magna Mirrors Jinshan.
The Magna Seating operating unit received the Toyota Quality Achievement Award for its outstanding quality and delivery.
Magna Exteriors, a division of Magna International Inc., received the Best In Class Supplier Award for its good quality for the commodity of body and raw materials
Magna has received the Good Supplier Award from Honda Motor Company Japan in the Cost Performance category for its rearview cameras. Magna is a world leader in vision-based driver assistance systems and also supplies rearview cameras on several additional Honda vehicles including the Accord, CRV, Fit/Jazz, HR-V/Vezel, ILX and RDX.
General Motors honored Magna International Inc. with a 2015 Supplier of the Year award for driveline, lighting and mirrors. Magna is General Motors' largest supplier and supplies a wide variety of innovative products and systems to the automaker.
In the recognized areas of driveline, lighting and mirrors, Magna supplies GM with industry-leading 4WD systems which help improve performance and fuel efficiency, as well as its Trailer Tow outside mirror with first-to-market
The Magna Cosma
Magna's electronics manufacturing division in Zhangjiagang, China has received Honda Motor's (China) Excellent Supplier Award for product excellence and quality. The annual award recognizes suppliers who achieve and maintain
The Magna Mirrors facility in Shanghai won the Quality Excellence Award for quality and performance.
The Magna Steyr Engineer Center China has received the Supplier of the Year Award from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles for is outstanding performance in 2015.
Magna Closures in Brazil has received the 2015 Honda Supplier Award for good performance in the Ranking of Suppliers that Attend Without Restrictions
Magna International Inc. has received the Best Product Development Performance Award from its customer Mahindra. The award recognizes the excellence of Cosma International, Magna's body and chassis operating group, for the design, engineering
and development of an innovative ladder frame for Mahindra's Scorpio SUV and other vehicle platform. Magna's modular frame can
Magna's mirrors and manufacturing division in Holland, Michigan, has received the Volvo Cars Quality Excellence award for its outstanding performance. The division achieved this through supplying Volvo with its Infinity™ inside mirror, an Automotive News Pace Award recipient.
The Magna Powertrain operating group was nominated by The Volkswagen Group as a "Future Automotive Supply Tracks" (FAST) strategic partner for outstanding performance in
Ford Motor Company named Magna Seating as one of its Top Suppliers in South America in the Body Interior segment. The award recognized Magna Seating as one of the best suppliers in the area of quality, cost, deliver and commercial relationship.
Magna International Inc. received a Ford World Excellence Award in the Smart category. The award recognized Magna's leadership and excellence in innovation and its commitment to delivering high-performance products that exceed Ford's expectations, which aligns with Ford's Smart brand pillar.
Honda Motor Company has recognized Magna with an Excellence in Delivery award. The award honored Magna's electronic facility in Holly, Michigan, for achieving a top rating in delivery of its rearview cameras. Magna supplies rearview cameras on several Honda vehicles including the Accord, Civic, and CRV.
The Magna Cosma facility in
Volvo recognized Magna's facility in Holland, Michigan
The Magna Powertrain facility in Huckeswagen, Germany was recognized for outstanding product quality.
The Kunshan, China division of Magna Closures and Mirrors was recognized for its contributions to Toyota.
Magna Closures and Mirrors, a division of Magna International, Inc., received an award for the excellence of its product.
Magna Closures and Mirrors was recognized as an excellent supplier for 2015.
The Changan, China division of Magna Closures and Mirrors was recognized by Ford with a Quality Contribution Award.
A manufacturing division of Magna's Closures and Mirrors in Guangdong, China, has been recognized by PSA Peugeot-Citroen for its outstanding research and development cooperation.
The Closures and Mirrors Shanghai division of Magna has been honored for its excellent management of parts.
Magna Closures and Mirrors in Shanghai, China was recognized by Chery Automotive with
An operating unit of Magna Closures and Mirrors has been honored by General Motors with a Certificate of Appreciation.
Magna Mirrors, Slovteca facility,
Magna Cosma received the Q1 Award from Ford Motor Company for high quality and service
Volvo recognized Magna Closures and Magna Mirrors facilties in Polynia and Schleiz
20 of Magna's
The Magna Steyr team was award the Qoros Best Supplier Award for successfully managing the complex Qoros' program and for demonstrating a deep understanding of the Qoros customers' expectations through a proactive approach.
Magna Exteriors and Interiors received an innovation award for the BMW i3. It's lightweight design contributes to weight savings and reduces energy requirements.
Magna International Inc. has
Magna Powertrain, Ramos Arizpe division, received the Q1 Award from Ford Motor Company for high quality and service
Magna Estampados, a division of Magna International Inc., has been
Magna's Powertrain operating unit has received The 2014 Volkswagen Group Award. Magna Powertrain is among a small group of suppliers that were recognized for excelling as a global supplier.
The Cosma International manufacturing division in Ibrite, Brazil, has received a Fiat Qualitas Award for achievements in quality, innovation, competitiveness and service. Fiat recognized 26 suppliers in seven categories for providing high-quality products and exceptional service. Magna was recognized in the "Metal Materials and Powertrain" category.
Magna Mirrors Dorfprozeltion, a division of Magna International Inc., received the Quality Excellence Award (VQE) from Volvo Car Groups for
The Magna Powertrain manufacturing division in Sterling Heights, Michigan,
The Magna Electronics manufacturing division of Magna International Inc. in Tiengen, Germany, has received the Volvo Cars Quality Excellence Award for achieving excellence in capable systems, capable manufacturing process, ongoing performance, launch performance, continuous improvement, and customer endorsement.
13 of Magna's manufacturing divisions across four countries received the Supplier Quality Excellence Award from General Motors for demonstrating some of the highest levels of quality performance over the past year.
Magna has received the
Magna's Cosma International operating
The Magna Seating operating unit has received the General Motors 2012 Supplier of the Year award for delivering innovative technology, superior quality, timely crisis management and competitive, total-enterprise cost solutions.
General Motors recognized 11 manufacturing divisions of Magna International Inc. with Supplier Quality Excellence Awards. The awards are a new honor for GM suppliers and recognize top-performing suppliers who have met or exceeded a stringent set of quality performance criteria along with the cross-functional support of the entire GM organization.
A manufacturing division of Magna's Cosma International operating unit has won a Silver World Excellence Award from Ford Motor Company for demonstrating superior quality, delivery and cost performance in 2011. The Cosma Camacari facility in Bahia, Brazil supplies chassis structures and welded metallic assemblies to Ford.
Magna has received a 2011 Suppler Award from Chrysler Group LLC. Magna Exteriors and Interiors received special recognition for its extraordinary efforts in resuming production within 72 hours of a fire at its Howell, Michigan, facility.
Magna International Inc. has won a Silver World Excellence Award from Ford Motor Company for demonstrating superior quality, delivery, and cost performance in 2010. Magna Seating's Excelsior Springs, Missouri, facility was recognized for the seats it produces for the Ford Escape.
Cosma International, an operating unit of Magna International Inc., has received the 2010 General Motors Supplier of the Year award for significant contributions to GM's global product and performance achievements.
Magna Wins 2020 PACE Award for Composite Space Frame Liftgate Reinforcement
Awarded for Trailer Angle Detection technology
Our BMW 5 Series production in Graz came fifth in the Europe & Africa plant ranking and was chosen BMW plant number two and thus has pinnacle ranking among the best automotive productions of the J.D. Power plant worldwide
Oustanding lean manufacturing and production assembly
Innovation within the automotive industry
MX65 manual transmission
Magna Wins J.D. Power Award for Seat Quality and Satisfaction
Magna Wins Three Innovation Awards From SPE Europe
Magna was included in Forbes magazine list of both America’s Best Employers and Canada’s Best Employers. In the United States, Magna ranked in the top 20 percent out of 500 best large employers and ranked fifth out of 19 companies in the automotive segment. In Canada, Magna is the top-ranked auto parts company and ranked second in the automotive segment overall. “One of our most important goal is to create a dynamic and transparent global workplace where our employees feel empowered and inspired to reach their full potential,” said Don Walker, Chief Executive Officer of Magna. “It’s an honor to receive the positive feedback from our employees and the recognition from Forbes.”
Magna won the AutomotiveINNOVATIONS Award from the Center of Automotive Management (CAM) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Germany for the second time in three years. The company was recognized as the Most Innovative Supplier in the chassis, car body and exterior category for its new process of welding steel and aluminum together. This new welding process allows for a multi-material vehicle structure with less mass and weight than an all-steel structure
Magna received the Continuous Energy Improvement Award from Enbridge Gas Distribution for its initiatives in improving natural gas savings, environmental practices and energy efficiency. Magna implemented 16 energy-efficiency projects across seven manufacturing divisions in Canada over the past three years, which allowed the company to achieve an annual natural gas savings of 2.75 million cubic meter, which is the carbon emission equivalent of planting 1600 trees.
Magna was one of the winners of the Glassdoor Employee's Choice Award, which recognized the Best Places to Work in 2017 in Canada. The Employee's Choice Award program relied solely on employee reviews, opinions and ratings to make the selection. “We are honored to be ranked as one of the best places to work,” said Don Walker, Chief Executive Officer of Magna. "We are committed to being an employer of choice and providing a culture that fosters professional growth and equal opportunity to our employees."
Crain's Detroit Business named Magna the 2nd most innovative company for its electronics business, which makes Magna the highest ranked automotive supplier company. The award is based on the quality of patent portfolios of companies doing business in Southeast Michigan as well as their ability to bring patents to market and whether patent owners keep their patents or make them public domain.
Magna was recognized by a leading Chinese automotive publication, Automobile & Parts magazine, for its innovative manufacturing process on
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Detroit chapter recognized Magna for its innovative laser cutting and welding of fascias featured on the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. The fascias are manufactured at Magna's DexSys facility in Delta Township, Michigan.
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Central Europe chapter recognized Magna for numerous achievements in manufacturing and exterior product innovation. Magna's skid plate for a premium European automaker received the Grand Award as the top part across all categories while Magna's active grille shutter and carbon fiber hood were also recognized. All the products help reduce vehicle weight and improve fuel efficiency.
Magna received the top award in the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Detroit chapter's Process/Assembly/Enabling Technologies category at SPE's Automotive Division 2016 Innovation Awards Competition & Gala on Nov. 9 in Livonia, Mich. Magna was recognized for a manufacturing process that can be applied to other plastic exterior components and is used instead of punch and ultrasonic welding, providing greater flexibility for lower-volume programs.
Magna has been selected as a 2016 JEC Americas Innovation Award winner in the automotive category for the molding process used in making carbon-fiber hoods for Cadillac. Magna manufcatures these hoods at its Polycon Industries manufacturing industry in Ontario. It is the auto industry's first volume production of carbon fiber hoods for Cadillac's 2016 ATS-V and CTS-V high-performance models. The hoods are more than 27 percent lighter than aluminum hoods and 72 percent lighter than steel hoods, putting Magna at the forefront of R&D efforts to enable carbon-manufacturing at the required volumes for the auto industry.
Magna International Inc. has been selected as a 2016 Automotive News PACE Award winner for its SmartLatch
™ electronic side-door latch system. SmartLatch represents a new paradigm for side-door latches by operating 100% electronically, with no
The Center of Automotive Management has recognized Magna with the Automotive INNOVATIONS Award 2015 for its strength in the development of drivetrain technologies. With the award, the Center of Automotive Management particularly honored two technolgies: Magna's FLEX4™ technolohy, the first all-wheel drive (AWD) disconnect sytem that automatically shifts between true two- and four-wheel drive and reduces fuel consumption by up to ten percent, and the MILA Blue concept car that Magna presented at the Geneva Motor Show 2014. MILA Blue is an innovative, natural-gas pwered, A-segment ligthweight vehicle that produces less than 49g CO2/km.
Magna was ranked #1 among
The Magna Roof Systems group in
Magna Cosma was
Magna has been selected as a 2015 Automotive News PACE Award winner for its PureView™ seamless sliding window. PureView eliminates the vertical seams that mark the edges of conventional pickup truck sliding rear windows, creating
a smooth opening when viewed from the outside. The two-piece design enables continuous uninterrupted defrost capability for the larger surrounding glass. The new design also contributes to vehicle weight savings. The first-to-market design
made its debut on the 2015 Ford F-150 and sets a new trend for power sliders by reducing the component needs and improving overall functionality and manufacturing
Magna's innovative vehicle, MILA Blue, was named Top Innovation at the 2014 show.
The aerospace division of Magna Steyr was recognized with the Ariane 5 Quality Excellence Award
The operating unit of Magna International Inc., Magna Steyr, was
Magna's Promatek Centre in Brampton, Ontario received the Award of Excellence in the "Process" category at the 71st annual World
The Center of Automotive Management has honored Magna International Inc. as a 2012 Automotive News PACE Award Winner for its Infinity™ rearview mirror. The Infinity redefines the appearance of the inside rearview mirror by replacing the traditional bezel around the mirror's perimeter with a highly polished, precision-ground glass edge. With this feature, the driver sees and interacts with only the glass mirror and no part of the assembly extends beyond the mirror, resulting in a clean design that automakers see as a differentiating feature. Elimination of the bezel also reduces forward obstruction by decreasing the overall mirror size by 24 percent, while the buttons commonly located in mirror bezels are replaced with touch-screen style buttons on the glass surface.
Magna received the Ergonomic Innovation award for implementing a continuous-improvement ergonomics program across all of its North American facilities, including 14 Magna manufacturing facilities within the state of Michigan. The ergonomic improvements help employees work safely
Magna Steyr, an operating unit of Magna International, has been chosen for the 2011 Styrian Integration Award, an award given to companies that support the integration of people with disabilities in the workplace. Magna Steyr was chosen for exceeding
the legal requirement for employing people with disabilities and its exemplary