Torrance, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2010
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. President and CEO Tetsuo Iwamura today presented the company’s Premier Partner Award to Data Linkage Software, Inc. of Torrance, CA, for excellence in providing the enterprise-level information tracking systems that American Honda uses to manage its dealerships throughout the United States. This is the 7th time Data Linkage received the award.
Having partnered with American Honda since 1999, Data Linkage Software provides American Honda with highly customized, paperless systems for dealership management, monitoring dealership performance, identifying and remediating deficiencies, and creating sales performance and trending presentations. Data Linkage also provides American Honda with the software systems they use for sales incentive planning, logistics planning and forecasting, and parts and supplier management.
Data Linkage Software was one of 15 award recipients selected from 45 suppliers nominated by American Honda associates nationwide.
The Premier Partner Awards were established in 1998 to recognize suppliers who embrace American Honda’s philosophy of exceeding customer expectations. This year’s award winners represent excellence in a variety of industries including logistics, printing, marketing, packaging and much more.
“Today we acknowledge an outstanding group of suppliers who embody Honda’s philosophy of delivering the highest possible value to our customers through quality products and customer service,” said Gary Kessler, American Honda’s senior vice president of Human Resources, Administration and Corporate Affairs. “The support of these suppliers is critical to the success of American Honda and we are honored to recognize them for their exceptional contributions.”
Honda began operations in the U.S. in 1959 with the establishment of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., Honda's first overseas subsidiary. Honda began U.S. production of motorcycles in 1979 and automobiles in 1982. The company has invested more than $12.7 billion in its U.S. operations with employment of nearly 25,000 associates, and annual purchases of more than $12 billion in parts and materials from suppliers in the U.S. Honda vehicles are manufactured using domestic and globally-sourced parts.
About Data Linkage Software, Inc.
Data Linkage Software, Inc., established in 1985, provides comprehensive paperless management solutions for the automobile, manufacturing and franchise industries, as well as general software consulting and development services. Data Linkage Software helps companies reduce costs and improve operating efficiency by streamlining business processes and promoting centralized, collaborative, scalable, and easy-to-use business systems.
For more information on Data Linkage Software, Inc., visit http://www.datalinkage.com