In a bid to get the best, Japanese prefers the best, and for an answer to that SKF India delightfully announced to have received a certificate of appreciation from Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts for On Time Delivery and Quality during their annual supplier meet. The certificate was awarded to Mr. Anil Jaiswal, Sales Head, Powertrain & Electrical Business, SKF India by Mr. Yuji Hiraoka, Managing Director, Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts in the presence of other eminent guests.
This certificate entitles SKF India of meeting the stringent quality standards mentioned by the Japanese carmaker, and to achieve Zero PPM consistently in a year. In addition, the SKF India had also met all delivery call offs from customers, without missing a single call off in the entire year.
Commenting on this achievement, Mr. Shishir Joshipura, Managing Director, SKF India said, “We are honored to receive this recognition from Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts. This recognition endorses the significant strides SKF India has made in order to meet global standards maintained by Toyota Kirloskar. I am confident that we will continue on this journey of excellence going forward. ”
Toyota Kirloskar is known for its adherence to quality standards and hence the results can be witnessed in terms of sales. Even during the last year, in 2013, SKF received the Excellent Quality Supplier award from Hino Motors, a Toyota Group company, in recognition for zero customer complaints as a result of outstanding performance in quality.