CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 15, 2010) - Mini-Circuits, headquartered in Brooklyn, N.Y., was recognized by Rockwell Collins as its top supplier for 2010 when it was presented with the President's Award by Jeff Moore, senior vice president of Operations, during the company's Annual Supplier Conference.
For 27 years, the Rockwell Collins President's Award has served as an acknowledgement of significant contributions made over the past year based upon quality, delivery, total cost of ownership, lead time and customer service. Additional criterion for the award includes responsiveness, commitment to technology development and innovation, and whether the supplier meets Rockwell Collins' Lean objectives.
"In today's challenging economic environment, superior supply chain management is more important than ever", said Roger Weiss, vice president of Material and Supply for Rockwell Collins. "Mini-Circuits has embraced the team concept of supply chain management and this award is a testament to their commitment."
Mini-Circuits also was named the Crystal Products Commodity Supplier of the Year.
Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative communication and aviation electronic solutions for both commercial and government applications. Our expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, information management and simulation and training is delivered by nearly 20,000 employees, and a global service and support network that crosses 27 countries. To find out more, please visit www.rockwellcollins.com