PHILADELPHIA - Axalta Coating Systems has received its 17th Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) Masters of Quality Supplier Award. Selected suppliers provide components and services for Daimler’s Freightliner and Western Star truck brands.

The annual program, now in its 29th year, recognizes outstanding suppliers that have received high scores on their quality, delivery, technology and cost performance as measured on a balanced scorecard basis. According to DTNA, these suppliers demonstrate an on-going commitment to continuously improving the quality of their products, support to DTNA and overall performance of their businesses.

“Daimler’s recognition is a great honor for the entire Axalta Coating Systems team,” said Joseph Wood, Axalta’s Vice President–Commercial Transportation Coatings. “The award acknowledges our commitment to put our customers first, one of our company’s values. We strive to do this every day by supplying not only the best products but also the best customer service and support. We look forward to continuing this tremendous relationship with Daimler Trucks North America.”