The GRUNDFOS Supplier of the Year award started as a global programme in 1999.
Winners are selected by a global team of executives from purchasing, engineering, manufacturing and logistics, who base their decisions on supplier performance as regards quality, service, technology, innovation and price.
Supplier of the Year is selected for its overall business performance as regards providing GRUNDFOS with world-class parts and services. The award is given during ceremonies at GRUNDFOS' headquarter.
The Supplier of the year award is given to a supplier recognized by a supplier exceeding our expectations and commitment to help making GRUNDFOS World class.
Below is given an explanation of the areas on which the suppliers will be scored.
• Excellence in Quality
• Excellence in Productivity
• Excellence in Technology
• Excellence in Delivery and Flexibility
• Excellence in Transportation and Logistics
• B2B Collaboration
The supplier getting the highest score within the selected scoring criteria will earn the award.
Winners of the Supplier Award
2009: Fairchild Semiconductor
2008: Morgan Advanced Ceramics
2007: ESK Ceramics
2006: Bohen DK
2005: Nexans Winding Wires
2003: NHS Maskinfabrik A/S
2000: Vald. Birn Jernstøberi A/S
1999: Burcharts A/S