Burscheid, Germany -- Polyurethane cable system specialist Leoni Wiring Systems is among a handful of suppliers to be honoured in Johnson Controls Automotive Seating third annual Supplier Performance Awards.
BASF Polyurethanes GmbH won a silver award for its commitment to making motor vehicles lighter and more energy-efficient while fellow German companies Leoni Wiring Systems and polyurethanes foam converter Harbort GmbH and Co KG won bronze accolades.
EOC Belgium NV, which supplies a compound formulation for a new line of lightweight automotive seats, received the Leadership Award for innovation.
"Johnson Controls Automotive Seating places high importance on effective supplier management. Excellent suppliers are a competitive advantage in our industry," says Kelly Bysouth, group vice president of Purchasing at Johnson Controls Automotive Seating. "With the Supplier Awards we acknowledge the value our best suppliers brought to us in the last twelve months."