NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 23, 2011)—Bridgestone Corp. has received the General Motors Supplier of the Year Award for overall performance in providing GM with parts and services.
The 19th annual awards ceremony was March 10 at GM World Headquarters in Detroit.
This is 13th time Bridgestone has been given the award.
Bridgestone supplies tires to GM plants worldwide. In North America, Bridgestone Americas supplies Bridgestone and Firestone-brand tires for application on all four of GM's vehicle badges – Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac. Bridgestone Group companies also supply tires to GM facilities and subsidiaries in Brazil, Venezuela, Europe, Australia, India, Thailand, South Africa, China, and South Korea.