Mann+Hummel was recently named as Supplier of the Year winner in General Motors’ 29th annual Supplier of the Year awards, the 26th time the company has received the award.

GM recognised 122 of its best suppliers from 16 countries for performance in the 2020 calendar year. The annual awards highlight global suppliers that distinguish themselves by exceeding GM’s requirements.

The winners were selected by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics leaders. Winners were chosen based on performance criteria in product purchasing, global purchasing and manufacturing services, customer care and aftersales, and logistics.

Shilpan Amin, GM vice president, Global Purchasing and Supply Chain, said: “Throughout a challenging year, our suppliers have shown resilience and dedication in working toward our shared goal of long-term sustainability for our planet and the communities we serve, while meeting our present needs.”

Mike Ternes, vice president OE Americas Mann+Hummel said that it has been an extremely challenging year for the entire industry but the team remained focused on doing what was needed to support General Motors.