Buford, GA (May 21, 2013) – Buford, GA – Leading automotive aftermarket manufacturer Lund International announced today its manufacturing facility in Lawrenceville, GA, has been awarded Ford's coveted Q1 certification for supplier excellence. The Q1 award indicates a supplier's facility is identified as a preferred supplier to the Ford Motor Company, recognizing excellence in four areas: capable systems, continuous improvement, ongoing performance and customer satisfaction.
Ford Supplier Quality representative, Eric Dorow, presented the Q1 Award to Tammy Gracek, Lund International's vice president of operations. "We are extremely proud to be recognized by Ford as one of its Preferred Quality Status suppliers," Gracek said. "We are absolutely the industry leader when it comes to innovation and quality–this recognition reflects our commitment toward continuous improvement. We understand the value of this award look forward to the opportunity to growing our business with Ford throughout North America."
Ford Q1 Certification provides Lund International with preferred status and acknowledges Lund International as a supplier that stands among the best in the world. Lund International operates three world-class USA-based manufacturing facilities with state-of-the-art production equipment and technology staffed by expert engineers, craftsmen and machinists.