- Tenneco Automotive was named Auto Distribution
International's (ADI) Supplier of the Year 2000, recognizing superior
performance in the areas of service and customer satisfaction.
The award was presented during the Annual ADI Suppliers Meeting.
The ADI Supplier of the Year Award-winner is selected by all 14
national member organizations among the European ADI homologated
"It is an honor for Tenneco Automotive and the entire European
sales organization to be named ADI Supplier of the Year," said
Richard Sloan, Managing Director of Tenneco Automotive Europe, who
accepted the award on behalf of the company. "This award marks the
tremendous effort done by our organization in the field to build a
strong and lasting business relationship with the AD partners all
over Europe. We look forward to the opportunity for continued service
to the AD partners in years to come," added Emilio Cabrera, Key
Accounts Director Europe.
"Both Walker and Monroe products are world-class products, » said
Pierre Farsy, President of ADI (Europe). "And, today, we are
extremely pleased with a company committed to supporting our
priorities and distribution strategies," he added.
Autodistribution International, the leading wholesale trade group
in the European aftermarket business, was founded in 1970. Through
its 14 national partners ADI represents over 600 automotive wholesale
business weaving a network of some some 1800 wholesale outlets in 17
countries. In 1999 AD distributors realized revenues of 3.7 billion
Euro, mainly through sales to professional repair and body shops.
Tenneco Automotive is a $3.5 billion manufacturing company
headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., with 23,000 employees worldwide.
Tenneco Automotive is one of the world's largest producers and
marketers of ride control and exhaust systems and products, which are
sold under the Monroe(r) and Walker(r) global brand names.
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