Manuli Hydraulics was recently honored with the award for “Best Supply Performance” at the Manitou supplier conference.
Founded over 60 years ago, the Manitou Group now has a worldwide presence having established its leadership in material-handling (industrial or all-terrain forklift trucks, personnel aerial access platforms, compact loaders, warehousing equipment etc.).
Manitou’s Luc Midy, Plant Manager of the company’s Laille facility, and Frank Rocher, Operations Director for the Telehandlers Production Unit, presented the award to Arnaud Raffegeau, OEM Sales Manager for Manuli Hydraulics France during a conference attended by 250 invited representatives from Manitou’s supplier base of some 1,600 companies.
As an example of supplier best practice, Arnaud Raffegeau presented to the conference on the partnership between Manuli Hydraulics and Manitou and the long term agreement which exists between the organisations to ensure mutual co-operation.
The Manitou awards recognise suppliers for their overall performance throughout the year. The winning companies excel in areas such as quality, productivity, services and engineering. On winning the “Best Supply Performance” award, Manuli Hydraulics were particularly recognised for outstanding performance with regard to on-time deliveries.
Manuli Hydraulics is a principle supplier of hydraulic assemblies for Manitou Group European operations supporting production and development of equipment for construction, agriculture and other industries.