DEARBORN, Michigan, Oct. 17, 2018 â€“ EuropTec Vehicle Display Glass was recognized as a top supplier to Visteon Corporation (NASDAQ: VC), a global leader in automotive cockpit electronics, at Visteonâ€™s Strategic Supplier Conference on Oct. 17 in Dearborn, Michigan.
EuropTec was named a Best Customer-Focused Supplier Europe during an awards ceremony at the Automotive Hall of Fame, attended by about 100 representatives from 60 Visteon strategic suppliers, as well as senior leaders from Visteon.
Winners in the Best-Focused Supplier category were selected based on their ability to provide exceptional service and support to the Visteon team in winning new business, launching programs and current model programs.
â€śOur suppliers are critical to the success of Visteon as a technology-focused leader in cockpit electronics, particularly as the industry transitions toward electric and autonomous vehicles,â€ť said Visteon President and CEO Sachin Lawande. â€śEach of the suppliers recognized by Visteon has made a particularly noteworthy contribution to our ability to develop innovative, high-quality products and solutions for global automakers, with speed and at competitive costs.â€ť
"EuropTec is honored to have been recognized by Visteon for its role in advancing the quality and technology of cockpit electronics in vehicles, which is one of the fastest-growing and most important segments in the automotive industry,â€ť said EuropTec VDG CEO Robert Glur.
Winning suppliers received a crystal award with an embedded 3D image of two hands clasped in a handshake â€“ symbolizing the mutual cooperation and partnership between Visteon and its suppliers.
Visteon is a global technology company that designs, engineers and manufactures innovative cockpit electronics products and connected car solutions for most of the worldâ€™s major vehicle manufacturers. Visteon is a leading provider of instrument clusters, head-up displays, information displays, infotainment, audio systems, SmartCoreâ„˘ cockpit domain controllers, vehicle connectivity and the DriveCoreâ„˘ autonomous driving platform. Visteon also supplies embedded multimedia and smartphone connectivity software solutions to the global automotive industry. Headquartered in Van Buren Township, Michigan, Visteon has approximately 10,000 employees at more than 40 facilities in 18 countries. Visteon had sales of $3.15 billion in 2017.
EuropTec VDG media contact:
Yves Suppiger, +41 62 788 77 24, yves.suppiger(at)europtec.com
Visteon media contact:
Jim Fisher, +1 734 417 6184, jfishe89(at)visteon.com