SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — Federal-Mogul was recently was named Supplier of the Year by Parts Warehouse Inc. (PWI), one of the nation’s 10 largest distributors of replacement automotive components.
In addition, a Federal-Mogul sales development manager was selected as PWI Manufacturer Representative of the Year. Both awards were announced earlier this month during the company’s business and education conference in Shreveport, La.
Based in Little Rock, Ark., PWI operates 165 wholly owned Bumper to Bumper Auto Parts stores in eight states and services approximately 350 independent jobbers. The company offers a full complement of Federal-Mogul brands and products, including ANCO wipers; Carter fuel delivery products; Champion spark plugs; Fel-Pro gaskets; MOOG steering and suspension components; National wheel hub assemblies, bearings and seals; Precision universal joints; Sealed Power engine parts; Wagner ThermoQuiet brakes; and Wagner lighting products. PWI is a member of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance.
“We are honored to be recognized not only as the top supplier, but also as the company that provides the best field sales support for this very important customer,” said Paul Johnson, vice president, North America, global aftermarket, Federal-Mogul. “We work very hard to provide the best brands, products, programs and business growth tools for each of our trade partners. These awards tell us we’re meeting that objective.”