Cruzeiro Plant Receives Four Awards from John Deere

Maxion Wheels Matter

On March 7, 2017, in Campinas – Brazil, John Deere held its Annual Supplier Meeting.

Bill Wardle and Antonio Rodrigues represented Maxion Wheels in this event. Maxion Wheels' Cruzeiro plant was the most recognized supplier earning four awards:

Partner Level Supplier: The Partner Level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating, which is a recognition of our dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality, as well as our commitment to continuous improvement. We are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including: Quality, Cost Management, Delivery, Technical Support and Wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness.

John Deere CROP Brazil: JD CROP is a supplier suggestion process, part of Deere & Company’s Achieving Excellence program. The Cruzeiro plant received the honor for providing cost-reduction ideas of outstanding quality, and for demonstrating commitment to continuous improvement.

John Deere CROP Global: It is a recognition held in the USA for the best supplier in Brazil in the JD CROP category.

BEST SUPPLIER BRAZIL 2016: It is a unique recognition to the Best Supplier of the Year in Brazil, which is a mirror for all the suppliers in terms of business management and partnership.

We thank all employees involved in this outstanding achievement. It is an honor for Maxion Wheels to receive this recognition from the biggest manufacturer of agricultural machines in the world.