The Cruzeiro Plant and Team Recognized as John Deere Partner-Level Supplier and Honored with JD Crop Award

Maxion Wheels Matter

Maxion Wheels’ commercial and agricultural steel wheel plant in Cruzeiro, Brazil, has earned recognition as a Partner-Level Supplier for 2018 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-Level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. The steel wheel plant was selected in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement.

Suppliers who participate in the Achieving Excellence program are evaluated annually by the key performance categories: quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength.

Furthermore, the Cruzeiro team received the JD Crop Award for its excellence in cost management as demonstrated in the 2018 John Deere Cost Reduction Opportunities Process (JD CROP). Maxion received the honor for providing cost-reduction ideas of outstanding quality, and for demonstrating a commitment to continuous improvement.