With a focus on collaboration and thanking our suppliers, Lam hosted its 10th Supplier Day to discuss emerging opportunities, new developments, and performance with representatives from our global supplier base. During the event, we recognized six of the top companies with Supplier Excellence Awards for their performance and significant contributions. Recipients and award criteria were announced in our recent press release, as shown below.
Recipients were recognized for their outstanding performance and world-class capability, commitment, and collaboration.
FREMONT, CA — (Marketwired) — 10/27/14 — Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX), a major global provider of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, today announced it has recognized six companies with Supplier Excellence Awards. These awards acknowledge exemplary performance to pre-defined standards, including on-time delivery, quality, cost reduction, and several areas of flexibility and support. Chosen from among Lam’s preferred global suppliers, these companies also stood out for their willingness to exceed performance requirements, for example, by rapidly delivering solutions in support of challenging new product introduction cycle times.
Award recipients were announced on October 23 at the company’s 10th Supplier Day, during which Lam Research focused on collaboration and creating opportunity for mutual success with its customers and suppliers. Executives from suppliers around the world attended the event, where the following six companies were recognized:
In addition, MKS Instruments, Inc., (Andover, Mass.) received special recognition for its support and important contributions to integration goals during the Lam-Novellus merger.
“We have an outstanding preferred supplier base that contributes significantly to our capabilities,” said Tim Archer, Lam’s chief operating officer, “and it is an honor to recognize the achievements of the top six companies with these awards. In the fast-paced, competitive semiconductor industry, close collaboration with suppliers is a key component in Lam’s ability to deliver on commitments and provide the innovative solutions our customers need.”