Canton, OH — May 15, 2002 — The Timken Company was recently recognized as a key supplier for 2001 by industrial distributor Motion Industries Inc. of Birmingham. Ala.
The award, which was announced at Motion Industries’ annual sales meeting, recognized Timken as a provider of high quality products, outstanding service and a strong on-time delivery record to the distributor’s more than 500 branch locations throughout North America.
“We’re certainly honoured to be regarded as one of Motion’s top 25 suppliers last year,” said Dan Muller, vice president – distribution management, who received the award on behalf of the company.
“We feel it’s important to recognize those companies that strategically partner with us to bring quality products and exceptional service to our mutual customers,” noted Bill Stevens, Motion Industries’ president and chief executive officer.