Advance Auto Parts recognized several vendors for their contributions over the last year at its Partner Summit.
Quadratec recognizes Crown Automotive’s support with customer-focused initiatives, customer service and order fill rates.
The award recognizes companies that demonstrate the utmost care for its distributors, push for a progressive marketplace and initiate marketing and sales programs to help grow the bottom line.
Along with the Vendor of the Year award, Federal-Mogul also earned the group’s award for Exceptional National Account Support.
This award recognizes excellent customer service, including outstanding support in the field and high fill rates. This is the third Vendor of the Year award WIX has received from Stone Truck Parts.
The 2017 Vendor of the Year award recognizes a dedication to excellent service, commitment to quality, highly successful marketing campaigns and unparalleled partnership with Advance.
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.
XL Parts is one of the fastest-growing direct-to-the-installer automotive parts distributors in the country, offering more than 120,000 part numbers from suppliers that offer national and OE brands.
3M was honored as Sherwin-Williams’ Vendor of the Year by supporting the brand’s “Celebration 150” contest, honoring Sherwin-Williams’ 150th anniversary.
“We at US Motor Works are beyond humbled to have been honored with Vendor of the Year. This award is a testament to the hard work, dedication and ‘out of the box’ thinking our team puts in every day to ensure our customer service, operations and shipping are not just exceptional, but surpass all expectations, all while having competitive high-quality parts…,” said Gil Benjamin, president and CEO of US Motor Works.
Mevotech became a supplier to Bennett in 2016 when the company began selling Mevotech Supreme chassis components. Mevotech was honored as the 2016 New Vendor of the Year during Bennett Auto Supply’s 60th anniversary celebration on Jan. 14.