PACCAR Parts Names Horton Supplier of the Year for 2012
2565 Walnut St.
Roseville, MN, 55113
Press release date: September 12, 2013
ROSEVILLE, Minn.—Horton, Inc., a premium provider of innovative engine cooling solutions, was recently honored with the 2012 Supplier of the Year award from PACCAR Parts. The award acknowledges suppliers who demonstrate excellence in operational efficiency, parts availability, cost performance and program support.
In 2012, Horton participated in all PACCAR dealer events and provided training to over 1,000 Kenworth and Peterbilt dealer personnel. The company offers training for a wide range of Horton products, including an on-demand DM Advantage® On/Off and Two-Speed Fan Drive training program customized for PACCAR.
“We’re pleased to recognize Horton’s achievements with this award,” said Karl Mowat, general marketing manager for PACCAR Parts. “The company’s outstanding customer service, product availability and training demonstrate their commitment to support our dealers and customers.”
The award was presented on July 16, 2013 at PACCAR Parts in Renton, Wash., by David Danforth, PACCAR Parts general manager and Christina DeVange, product director from PACCAR Parts to Horton representatives Geert Henk Touw, president and CEO and Jeff Lindgren, senior vice president of sales.
“We are extremely honored to receive the 2012 Supplier of the Year award from PACCAR Parts,” says Lindgren. “In addition to remanufactured fan drives, all-makes parts and aftermarket conversion kits, Horton offers PACCAR customers the broadest range of replacement fan drive technologies and high-efficiency fans to best meet their application requirements.”
Horton also provides a QuickShip Warehouse Program, user-friendly catalog and other value-added services to support PACCAR. Horton’s QuickShip Warehouse program incorporates 13 locations to fulfill smaller, urgent orders and provide one-day ground delivery to all U.S. and Canadian markets.
About PACCAR Parts
PACCAR Parts provides global parts distribution and after-sales support to Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF dealerships. Featuring state-of-the-art distribution processes and industry-leading quality management, sales and marketing programs, PACCAR Parts adds value and support to dealers and operators of all makes of trucks, trailers and buses around the world. For more information, visit www.paccarparts.com.
About Horton, Inc.
With more than 60 years of industry experience, commitment to service, reliability and innovation, Horton is a premium worldwide provider of fan drives, fans and suspension products. Horton’s comprehensive research and development processes are driven by a dedication to exceed industry requirements today and in the future. The company has manufacturing plants in the United States and Germany, with licensed manufacturing facilities in Australia and the United Kingdom; offices in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Germany; and representatives in Chile, Russia, Japan, South Korea, China, India and Australia. Horton products include VMaster® and Stratis® Viscous Fan Drives, VMaster Di and Stratis Di Viscous Fan Drives and Controllers, DM Advantage® On/Off and Two-Speed Fan Drives, Modulator® Fully Variable Fan Drives, Arctis® Two-Speed Fan Drives, WindMaster® Revolution High-Efficiency/Hybrid-Flow Fans, WindMaster Fans, WindShift Modular Fans, Shogun Modular Fans, Electromagnetic On/Off Fan Drives, Klondike Series® Replacement Fan Clutches for the Kysor® K22RA and K26RA, as well as repair kits for Kysor’s K26RA, K22RA and K22FA, PolarForce® Two-Speed Conversion Kits, DM Advantage Conversion Super Kits, Genuine Horton repair kits, remanufactured fan drives and Roller Bushing Suspension Products.
2565 Walnut Street
Roseville, MN 55113