WIX Filters, a global manufacturer of filtration products, has been named the 2015 Supplier of the Year by O’Reilly Auto Parts during its annual managers’ conference.
“We are incredibly honored and humbled to receive such a prestigious award from such a valued partner,” said Jeff Blocher, vice president of sales for WIX. “We constantly push ourselves to be an industry leader and it is accolades like this that allow us to celebrate with a collective pat on the back for our entire WIX team. It motivates us to work even harder so we can win it again with outstanding performance tomorrow and into the future.”
This award recognizes vendors that have offered exceptional business partnership across all operational areas of O’Reilly Auto Parts. Companies that receive this honor are held to the highest standards and have enabled O’Reilly to grow successfully in the product categories they supply.
“Our partnership with WIX Filters is an incredible asset to our organization,” said Tom Seboldt, O’Reilly Auto Parts vice president of merchandise. “This past year, they helped us achieve a double-digit sales increase, and had shipping and on-time delivery rates of more than 99 percent. WIX also goes above and beyond to support our sales team, helping us to open doors to new business. We look forward to our continued partnership and congratulate them on this award.”