Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd. Receives Intel’s Prestigious Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement Award

Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd. has been recognized as one of nine companies receiving Intel Corporation’s prestigious Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award for their performance in 2016. Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd. has demonstrated exceptional performance to goals and extraordinary, industry-leading commitment across all critical focus areas on which we are measured: quality, cost, availability, technology, customer service, labor and ethics systems and environmental sustainability. This award is Intel’s highest honor for its suppliers, acknowledging truly world-class performance. Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd. provided soldering materials, deemed essential to Intel’s success.

To qualify for SCQI status, suppliers must exceed the highest expectations and aggressive performance goals while scoring at least 95 percent on an integrated report card that assesses performance throughout the year. Suppliers must also achieve 90 percent or greater on a challenging improvement plan and demonstrate outstanding quality and business systems.

“On behalf of Intel, I congratulate Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd. on their 2016 Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement award,” said Robert Bruck, Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Global Supply Management at Intel. “Intel is extremely proud of our award-winning suppliers, as they demonstrate the very best performance among one of the world’s most elite supplier communities. The close collaboration with these suppliers has been vital to making smart and connected devices run best on Intel’s industry leading technologies.”

“Senju deeply appreciates Intel’s acknowledgment of our company’s total commitment to yearly continuous improvement. This 2016 SCQI Award recognition is a most significant measurement of progress made and serves as a signpost of our need to do still more. Senju are tremendously proud of our technological innovation, CSR practices and world class quality. The Senju group will reconcentrate our efforts on improving communication and greater collaboration between our two organizations for the future. Thank you intel for your continuous support.” R. Suzuki, President & Representative Director, Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd (SMIC).

About Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd.

Established as a metal foundry in 1938, Senju Metal Industry Co., Ltd manufactures a wide range of metal products and related processing equiment, from the largest industrial bearings for earthmoving machinery to the finest of electrical grade alloy nano scale powders. Senju Metal, of Tokyo, Japan, employs over 2500 worldwide, including dozens of plants and support offices worldwide.