FORT WORTH, TX ─ May 11, 2006 ─ TTI, Inc. the world’s leading passive and connector specialist in the electronics industry today announced the winners of its prestigious 2005 Supplier Excellence Awards.
Melanie Pizzey, Vice President Global Product Operations, made the announcement. “We are extremely pleased to announce this year’s Supplier Excellence Award winners. This year TTI acknowledges the following suppliers for their outstanding performance: AVX, Bourns, KEMET, KOA, Murata and Raychem.”
Four of the suppliers have been honored previously for their performance and continue to rank among the winners. KEMET and KOA have been honored with the Platinum award which is the highest award level given. Platinum achievement requires five consecutive years of award recognition, and continuous recognition year after year. KEMET has earned the award 11 consecutive years ─ every year TTI has presented the awards. KOA has achieved recognition for 10 of the 11 years. Raychem has won for four consecutive years achieving Gold status and Bourns has achieved Silver status, designating three consecutive years of recognition. This is the first year of achievement for AVX and Murata in North America.
The program is centered on quality measurements which include: on time delivery, receiving quality, customer quality, administrative quality and business systems. In addition, there also are performance measurements including sales results, profitability and percent growth.
The Supplier Excellence Program began in 1995 to foster continuous improvement in supplier and distributor performance.
About TTI, Inc.
Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, TTI, Inc. is the largest distributor specialist of passive, interconnect and electromechanical components. TTI is the distributorof choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. TTI’s extensive product line includes: resistors, capacitors, connectors, potentiometers, trimmers, magnetic and circuit protection components, wire and cable, wire management, identification products, application tools, and electromechanical devices.
Our products, personalized service and supply chain solutions earned us the most preferred passives distributor title by CMP publications. TTI employs 1,500+ at 50 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI visit www.ttiinc.com.