SOUTHFIELD, Mich. This marks the ninth year Polk will recognize and reward outstanding process improvements relative to inventory or supply chain efficiency in the automotive aftermarket. All automotive aftermarket companies including manufacturers, retailers and distributors are eligible to apply for consideration.
Past winners include:
· Affinia Group
· Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance
· Automotive Parts Headquarters
· Dayco Products
· Gates Corp.
· Hastings Manufacturing Co.
· NAPA Auto Parts
· O'Reilly Auto Parts
· Parts Depot Inc.
· The Timken Co.
· Veyance Technologies
Winners will be announced during the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium May 21-22 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare near Chicago, Ill.
To apply, visit www.polk.com/iea-app
. The submission deadline is Feb. 25, 2013.