Norwood, MA (05/14/2009) - Analog Devices, Inc. (NYSE: ADI), a global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing applications, today announced the recipients of its eighth annual “Supplier Excellence Awards.” Eleven companies were selected from among more than 2,000 that supply ADI’s global semiconductor manufacturing operations.
The Analog Devices Supplier Excellence Awards are earned by meeting exacting supplier rating criteria. The award recognizes companies that differentiate themselves through consistent outstanding performance, continuous improvement, and strategic contribution to Analog Devices’ technology and market leadership through the anticipation and delivery of cost-reduction initiatives and exemplary commitment to manufacturing and quality.
The following companies have earned awards in their respective categories:
STATS ChipPAC Ltd., Singapore
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSMC), Hsinchu, Taiwan
Telford Industries Pte Ltd., Singapore
Critical Indirect Materials:
Scientific Glass International, Sanford, Florida
Multitest elektronische Systeme Gmbh, Rosenheim, Germany
Tokyo Electron America Inc., Austin, Texas
Local Site Support:
Compugraphics International, Glenrothes, Scotland
MEI LLC, Albany, Oregon
SEH America Inc., Vancouver, Washington
Shinko Electric Industries Co. Ltd., Manila, Philippines
North East Silicon Technologies, Inc., New Bedford, Massachusetts
“ADI recognizes our key suppliers for their ongoing support and contribution to the success of our business,” said Liam McCaffrey, director of purchasing, Worldwide Manufacturing, and chairman of Analog Devices’ Purchasing Council. “The winners continuously deliver quality products and services on time and without disruption, and exemplify outstanding business partnerships that are aligned with ADI’s current and future needs.”
Innovation, performance, and excellence are the cultural pillars on which Analog Devices has built one of the longest standing, highest growth companies within the technology sector. Acknowledged industry-wide as the world leader in data conversion and signal conditioning technology, Analog Devices serves over 60,000 customers, representing virtually all types of electronic equipment. Analog Devices is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts, with design and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. Analog Devices is included in the S&P 500 Index.