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Molex Honored at Ford Motor Company's 20th Annual World Excellence Awards


Company Earns Silver Award for Outstanding Product Support

  • Molex honored by Ford Motor Company with a Silver World Excellence
    Award (for Outstanding Product Support)
  • Ford's World Excellence Awards recognize companies that exceed
    expectations to achieve the highest levels of excellence in quality,
    delivery, value and innovation
  • Suppliers like Molex are key to Ford's success as it works to become
    the world's most trusted mobility company

a leading global manufacturer of electronic solutions, announced today
that the company was recognized as a top-performing global supplier for
Ford Motor Company at the 20th annual Ford World Excellence Awards held
recently in Dearborn, Michigan. Only 88 companies were selected as
finalists from thousands of Ford suppliers globally.

Molex was presented with a Silver Award for Outstanding Product Support
by Ford Motor Company's Joe Hinrichs, executive vice president and
president, global operations, and Hau Thai-Tang, executive vice
president, product development and purchasing.

"We're honored to have received this award from Ford Motor Company, as
it is a testament not only to the technology we develop and supply, but
also the innovation that is an integral part of our culture," said Joe
Nelligan, chief operating officer and president, Molex. "Collaborating
with Ford Motor Company enables us to further our commitment to develop
next-generation solutions for our customers. Our goal is to make their
ideas a reality and bring us all closer to the car of the future."

"Our World Excellence awards recognize the outstanding achievements of
Ford Motor Company's top-performing suppliers around the world," said
Thai-Tang. "Suppliers like Molex are key to Ford's continued success as
we work towards our goal of becoming world's most trusted mobility

Honorees were recognized for achieving the highest levels of global
excellence in a variety of categories, including:

  • Primary Brand Pillars – quality, green, safe and smart
  • Aligned Business Framework principles focused on quality, delivery,
    value and innovation
  • Lincoln Luxury
  • Supplier Diversity Development

Added Nelligan, "This award also supports our commitment to the
automotive industry and autonomous vehicle technologies that world-class
companies like the Ford Motor Company are bringing to market. One
example of that commitment is our recently announced automotive
Ethernet-based solution that operates at high bandwidth across multiple
hardware and software components, further addressing the increasing
demand for in-vehicle processing power."

About Molex:

Molex brings together innovation and technology to deliver electronic
solutions to customers worldwide. With a presence in more than 40
countries, Molex offers a full suite of solutions and services for many
markets, including data communications, consumer electronics, medical,
industrial, automotive, and commercial vehicle. For more information,
please visit

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