Minnesota Rubber and Plastics Receives General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award

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Photo names left to right: Tony Marsala, GM Director, Thad O’Brien, MR&P Senior Account Manager, Sid Schroff, MR&P Director of Operations, River Falls, Beverly J Gaskin, GM Executive Director.

Minneapolis, Minnesota: Minnesota Rubber and Plastics has been awarded the Supplier Quality Excellence Award by General Motors. The annual award is presented to suppliers achieving zero defects in a year. "These suppliers have demonstrated their commitment to quality excellence and their outstanding performance is essential to GM’s efforts to provide its customers with the best product and services in the industry," said Sheri Hickok, GM Executive Director of Supplier Quality.

Sid Shroff, Director of Operations, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics, River Falls, Wisconsin facility said: "The award exemplifies our commitment towards operational excellence using a team-based, zero defect culture. Our design and control systems continue to show dividends especially in terms of overall alignment across the organization."

Lih Fang Chew, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics, Global Vice President of Marketing added: "The award from General Motors confirms our newly aligned vertical market strategy is working. This new focus has helped us to continuously raise the bar on operational excellence and that results in strong partnerships with key customers in markets such as transportation."

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics is a global leader in the formulation of high performance rubber and plastic parts for the transportation, water, power, medical and pharmaceutical markets. With Building on a foundation of over sixty years of advanced material technology and manufacturing expertise, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics provides superior design and production latitude for efficient project implementation with fast time to market.

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and employs over 1,000 employees in sales and manufacturing locations in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information on Minnesota Rubber and Plastics, please contact our Marketing team at (952) 927-1400.