C&U Americas Honored by Whirlpool with 2016 Whirlpool Supplier Award for Quality Excellence
– Bearing producer tops in Die Cast, Stamping, and Metal Components commodity group
Plymouth, MI… C&U Americas, LLC, the North American subsidiary of the C&U Group, one of the world’s top 10 bearing manufacturers and China’s largest bearing producer, recently received the 2016 Whirlpool Supplier Award for Quality Excellence from Whirlpool Corporation. The Award is granted as recognition of excellence to strategic suppliers who have demonstrated outstanding performance in quality and service.
Tom Rouse, President, and Mike Mshar, Strategic Account Manager, accepted the award on behalf of C&U Americas at the 2017 Whirlpool Supplier Conference, which was held at the Marriott Detroit Renaissance Center on April 28, 2017. Only five total awards were given at the conference, one for each commodity group within the Whirlpool organization. C&U Americas was the winner for the Die Cast, Stamping, and Metal Components commodity group.
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 93,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2016.