SAN ANTONIO—General Motors is able to do what it does because of its suppliers.
And for the 31st time, GM tipped its hat to those suppliers that keep everything moving forward with their commitments to delivering quality, innovative products and maintaining focus on on-time delivery, transparency and safety.
"We are thrilled to recognize these outstanding suppliers after yet another challenging year in the automotive industry," Jeff Morrison, GM vice president of global purchasing and supply chain, said in a statement. "They overcame countless obstacles and exemplified what it means to be resilient, resourceful and determined. Beyond that, these suppliers demonstrated their commitment to sustainable innovation and to driving advanced solutions in collaboration with the GM team."
In all, 105 companies earned the Supplier of the Year honor for 2022. Here's a look at 5 non-tire rubber industry suppliers to earn the distinction, including one who took home the auto maker's Overdrive Award.