XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transportation and logistics solutions, has been recognised by Navistar International Corp. (NYSE: NAV) for achieving Diamond Supplier status as one of its top-performing suppliers.
Each year, Navistar ranks its suppliers according to various performance metrics, including quality, service delivery, technology and cost. The Diamond Supplier designation is Navistar’s most prestigious award, and is conferred annually on the top two percent of the company’s supply base worldwide.
XPO provides contract logistics services in support of Navistar’s global supply chain operations. The 2015 award marks the second consecutive year in which the company has achieved Diamond Supplier status.
David McKean, vice president of procurement for Navistar, said, “XPO’s dedication to meeting our highest expectations has rightfully earned this distinction. Navistar is committed to pioneering new products and technologies that deliver a better future for our customers. XPO has proven to us that we can count on them for essential supply chain support in line with our vision.”
Ashfaque Chowdhury, XPO’s president of supply chain for Americas and Asia Pacific, said, “We’re proud to receive this distinguished honour from Navistar, who has been a valued customer since 2008. The strong relationship between our two companies is a true collaboration of people and processes.”