ElringKlinger AG has honored its best supplier of the past year in the category "Raw Materials". The Turkish company ASAŞ Alüminyum Sanayi Ve Ticaret A.Ş. was convincing with an excellent performance during the whole year 2021. The award ceremony took place at ASAŞ's main manufacturing site in Sakarya, Turkey.
ASAŞ is a company that is involved in the manufacturing of flat rolled aluminum products. The business relationship with ElringKlinger has been initiated about 5 years ago and has been increasing significantly with higher volumes in the past two years.
The supplier was able to impress in 2021 with an overall supplier rating of 97 percent.
"This award honors the excellent performance of the whole ASAŞ team and especially all their employees in the operations. The company is a perfect example to show that even in a challenging environment an outstanding delivery performance is possible. ASAŞ was showing high flexibility in terms of demands and was able to deliver the required quantities on time and even without any quality complaint. This in combination with the cooperative manner and the focus on our requirements of innovation and sustainability. That’s what we are expecting from our strategic partners like ASAŞ." says Pascal Stoll, Vice President Purchasing, describing the business relationship during the award ceremony.
ElringKlinger has long honored its best suppliers. The decisive factor for nomination is the assessment of various performance criteria by different company departments such as Quality Management, Supply Chain management and Purchasing. In total, ElringKlinger is supplied by over 1,000 companies which have the chance to win this award.