Efficient line operation and quality standards accounted for this year’s strategic partner award

Seoul, 2010-12-06 - Telit Wireless Solutions, an internationally leading specialist in machine-to-machine (M2M) technology, today announced that it will give the ‘Telit Strategic Supplier 2010‘ award to Chinese company BYD.

BYD is a major electrical car manufacturer in China and has been highlighted as a leading manufacturer aided by Warren Buffet’s investment

Telit and BYD entered into a production partnership in Q4 2009 and began manufacturing through BYD’s production lines. Module products manufactured in these lines are shipped to all the global markets.

BYD has been named this year’s strategic supplier backed by its efficient production line management and thorough tests that all contributed to excellent product quality. Also, the company took strict measures to abide the 3J 5S of manufacturers that eventually led to increased reliability in process management.

The award was handed out at BYD headquarters on December 6th in attendance of General Manager Stanley Liu and AD Huang from BYD and Oozi Cats (CEO),Yossi Moscovitz (COO) and Alexander Bufalino (Global Marketing VP) from Telit.

"We are very excited to be acknowledged for our capability by global manufacturer Telit, one of our key clients. We will continue to make efforts to upscale our status as a Chinese company," said Stanley Liu from BYD.

"We were able to accomplish a lot of things in the growing M2M market, yet again. Our success was made possible by outstanding suppliers like BYD and we believe this is an opportunity for us to strengthen our partnership," said Oozi Cats, CEO of Telit.

"It has always been Telit’s aim to deliver high quality M2M modules and therefore to cooperate with leading and innovative suppliers“, states Mathi Gurusamy, VP Operations at Telit. “To express our commitment to them Telit has created the Strategic Supplier Award, which we are happy to award this year to BYD. They convinced us with their efficiency and great management.”

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KyungJun Lee
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Telit Wireless Solutions Co., Ltd
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