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As part of its 21st annual Masters of Quality program, Daimler Trucks North America recognized only 43 of its over 3,000 North American manufacturers that provide components for its Freightliner, Sterling and Western Star truck brands. The Masters of Quality Award is the highest recognition that the company presents to suppliers. The winners represent the best of the best among suppliers, demonstrating exceptional results in delivering quality parts and components and displaying an ongoing commitment to quality improvement.
“In light of the many challenges that we face in our industry today, this award is no easy accomplishment,” said Roger Nielsen, chief operating officer, Daimler Trucks North America. “The Masters of Quality winners are the role models for our entire supplier base.”
In order to receive a Masters of Quality award, these products and services must meet stringent criteria related to quality assurance, service, aftermarket parts, materials, engineering, warranty and purchasing.