Ryobi Die Casting (USA), Inc. Receives
“Excellence in Quality & Delivery” Award from Honda
Shelbyville, Indiana (August 12, 2020)- Ryobi Die Casting (USA), Inc., a supplier of large complex aluminum die castings was recognized for a third consecutive year with an Excellence in Quality & Delivery Award from Honda.
Honda North America has 735 (OEM) suppliers that provide parts to 16 Honda plants in North America that produce Honda and Acura automobiles and light trucks and the engines and transmissions that power them. Honda is recognized in the industry as a high-quality vehicle manufacturer that only partners with high quality suppliers.
Ryobi Die Casting was one of only 26 out of 735 OEM parts suppliers serving Honda with parts for mass production being recognized for excellence in quality and delivery with an award. This puts Ryobi Die Casting in the top 3.5% of Honda North America’s excellent supply base for quality and delivery.
“Our suppliers make important contributions to Honda’s success and we are committed to highlighting their outstanding work despite not being able to hold our conference this year,” said Mark Willoughby, vice president of Purchasing at Honda of America Mfg., Inc. “We value the relationships we have with our suppliers and appreciate their efforts to help meet the needs of our customers.”
Ryobi Die Casting (USA) President Ryan Willhelm stated; “It is truly an honor to receive this third consecutive Honda “Excellence in Quality & Delivery” award. I want to thank all of our dedicated, hard working associates, and our partners at Honda that make this possible. We can all look with pride every time we see an award-winning Honda Accord on the road knowing that Ryobi Die Casting plays an important role to provide the Accord with reduced weight that increases fuel efficiency and driving performance. Producing vehicle structural aluminum die castings that are both heat-treatable and weldable are a core competency at Ryobi and we’re glad to share that with Honda. Our future looks bright by partnering with a great company like Honda.”
About Ryobi Die Casting (USA), Inc.
Ryobi was founded as a die casting company in Japan in 1943 and as such brings 77 years of world class die casting and light-weighting expertise to the North American market.
Ryobi Die Casting is well known as a valued partner for complex aluminum powertrain and structural die castings. Ryobi has two North American manufacturing locations in Shelbyville, Indiana USA and Irapuato, Guanajauto, Mexico. This year marks 35 years at its Shelbyville, Indiana USA location, and 13 years at its Irapuato, Guanajauto, Mexico location.