July 13, 2018, Bellevue, Washington – PACCAR annually recognizes suppliers who meet or exceed PACCAR’s “10 PPM” quality standard, this is the equivalent of 10 defective parts for every million components shipped to PACCAR. These awarded suppliers must also meet demanding criteria for delivery performance, customer support, and business impact. This year, PACCAR recognized 268 suppliers in 26 countries on five continents for achieving this high level of quality performance.
“Suppliers who achieve this level of quality are the best of the best in our supplier base, and help PACCAR create value for our customers,” said Debra Poppas, PACCAR vice president of global quality. “We appreciate these suppliers’ commitment to quality and their support of PACCAR’s engineering, manufacturing and aftermarket processes.”
“PACCAR works closely with suppliers to develop and produce the highest quality trucks in the industry. We congratulate our 2017 10 PPM award winners for their achievement and for their effort and commitment to meet this quality level,” said Darrin Siver, PACCAR senior vice president.
The list of PACCAR’s 2017 10 PPM award winners worldwide can be found at www.paccar.com.
PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF nameplates. PACCAR also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes truck parts related to its principal business. PACCAR shares are listed on Nasdaq Global Select Market, symbol PCAR. Its homepage is www.paccar.com.