Tom Kielty, left, TTI Eden Prairie General Manager; Sarah Rislov, Field Account Rep; Lisa Gillespie, Account Rep; Donna Funk, Sales Manager and Tim Carlson, Field Sales Manager
Fort Worth, Texas - March 13, 2013 - TTI, Inc., a global distributor of passive, interconnect and electromechanical components has been awarded recognition as a Partner-level Supplier for 2012 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is the highest honor supplier rating given by the John Deere Company and TTI has the distinction of receiving this award for the third consecutive year.
TTI was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing quality service and products as well as for its commitment to continuous improvement. TTI employees from the Eden Prairie branch attended the formal awards ceremony in Moline, Illinois to receive the award.
Suppliers are evaluated annually in several key performance categories including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength - a measure of responsiveness.
The program was created in 1991 by John Deere supply management to provide a supplier evaluation and feedback process that promotes continuous improvement.
TTI, Inc. a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorized, specialty distributor of interconnect, passive and electromechanical (IP&E) components and the distributor of choice for industrial and consumer electronic manufacturers worldwide. Broader and deeper inventory, leading-edge products and custom supply chain solutions have established TTI as the leading specialist in electronic component distribution. Globally, the company maintains 1.2 million cubic feet of dedicated warehouse space containing over 850,000 component part numbers. Along with its subsidiaries, Mouser Electronics and Sager Electronics, TTI employs more than 4,600 employees and is represented in over 100 locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For more information about TTI, visit www.ttiinc.com.