Hastings, MI (PRWEB) September 20, 2012
Hastings Manufacturing Company, LLC, a nearly 100-year-old global manufacturer of piston rings, has announced that Engine & Performance Warehouse (EPWI), Denver, Colorado, has named Hastings as its 2011 "Vendor Of The Year" at the Awards Dinner during EPWI’s annual summer conference in Vail, Colorado on Thursday, August 9th, 2012.
Bob Kollar, president and CEO along with Tom DeBlasis, vice president of Domestic Aftermarket Sales, accepted the award for Hastings, a key supplier to EPWI of replacement and performance racing piston rings. The annual Vendor of the Year award is presented to the supplier or manufacturer based on performance scores during the prior year in seven categories. Categories include distribution/sales policies, pricing policies, inventory, returns, labor claims, office support and shipping/packaging.
“I am very pleased to accept this distinguished award on behalf of all the fine employees at Hastings,” said Bob Kollar, president. “The award was chosen by the entire team within the Engine & Performance Warehouse organization and confirms the strength of the partnership.”
Hastings Manufacturing Company, LLC designs and manufactures piston rings for the worldwide engine manufacturing and remanufacturing industries. Hastings holds TS16949 and ISO14001 registrations, and is an approved piston ring supplier to OEMs including automotive, compressors, lawn & garden, motorcycle and other industries.
For more information, contact Hastings Manufacturing Company, LLC, 325 N. Hanover St., Hastings, MI 49058, 269-945-2491 or 800-776-1088, sales (at) hastingsmfg (dot) com, http://www.hastingsmfg.com.