News Release - Magna Recognized as Ford Top Supplier in South America
AURORA, Ontario, August 13, 2015 – Differentiating from the competition is key to building relationships and maintaining success. For Magna, the proof is in the recognition it recently received from Ford Motor Company, where Ford named Magna Seating 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, delivery and commercial relationship.
“By producing high-quality products that are aligned with our customers’ expectations, we continue to drive excellence throughout all our divisions,” said Mike Bisson, President of Magna Seating. “This award is the result of great teamwork and dedication. Congratulations to the team for being recognized for outstanding performance and partnership with Ford Motor Company in South America.”
Magna Seating has seven facilities in South America supplying multiple customers including Ford. Magna has been a long-time supplier for Ford and has manufactured complete seats on 15 of the company’s vehicle platforms globally.
About Magna International
We are a leading global automotive supplier with 319 manufacturing operations and 85 product development, engineering and sales centres in 29 countries. We have approximately 136,000 employees focused on delivering superior value to our customers through innovative products, processes and World Class Manufacturing. Our product capabilities include producing body, chassis, interior, exterior, seating, powertrain, electronic, vision, closure and roof systems and modules, as well as complete vehicle engineering and contract manufacturing. Our common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (MG) and the New York Stock Exchange (MGA). For further information about Magna, visit our website at www.magna.com.
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