SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanmina Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM), a leading integrated manufacturing solutions company making some of the world's most complex and innovative optical, electronic and mechanical products, today announced that it has been named the winner of the prestigious Golden Peacock National Quality Award in Electronics for 2012.
Competing with more than 320 applicants, Sanmina India was selected as the winner in the "Electronics" segment after months of rigorous audits of the company's processes, systems and manufacturing capabilities. The judging was conducted by a panel with representation from the industry and government, headed by Dr. Ola Ullsten, former Prime Minister of Sweden.
"The Golden Peacock Awards are highly respected both nationally and globally, and it is a great honor to be recognized for excellence in quality, a cornerstone of Sanmina's approach to business and customer service," said Muthu Sivan, Vice President and Managing Director of Sanmina India. "The selection process and standards are extremely stringent, and winning this award recognizes the dedication and focus of our team in Chennai, providing customers with world-class quality throughout all aspects of our operations."
The Golden Peacock Awards (GPA) were established in 1991 by the Institute of Directors and have become one of the most coveted corporate excellence awards in the world. The awards are focused on driving excellence in quality, innovation, training, governance, environmental management and corporate social responsibility.
Sanmina's state-of-the-art facilities in India offer design and manufacture services for the aerospace, medical, communications networks, enterprise computing, multimedia and smart infrastructure markets. The facilities are certified to ISO/TL 9000, AS9100 C and ISO 13485-2003, among others.
About Sanmina Sanmina Corporation is a leading integrated manufacturing solutions provider serving the fastest-growing segments of the global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) market. Recognized as a technology leader, Sanmina provides end-to-end manufacturing solutions, delivering superior quality and support to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) primarily in the communications networks, defense and aerospace, industrial and semiconductor systems, medical, multimedia, computing and storage, automotive and clean technology sectors. Sanmina has facilities strategically located in key regions throughout the world. More information regarding the company is available at http://www.sanmina.com.
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