INDIANAPOLIS (May 23, 2016) — Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. (SIA) presented Goodyear with two North American supplier awards recently for its performance in environmental sustainability and environmental stewardship.
Goodyear supplies OE tires for the mid-size Subaru Legacy sedan.
“SIA seeks to recognize suppliers who make efforts to align with our core value of environmental stewardship,” said Tim DeLong, senior manager of purchasing for the company. “We applaud Goodyear for its dedication to the environment.”
SIA singled out Goodyear for its environmental scorecard and its commitment to excellence in this area, Goodyear said. The award was presented May 18 at Subaru's 2016 Supplier Conference in Indianapolis.
“We are very proud to be recognized by Subaru in this important area,” said Johann Finkelmeier, Goodyear's vice president of North America original equipment sales. “Goodyear continues to care for our communities and environments and we are committed to share the planet responsibly with suppliers.”
A subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd., SIA assembles the Outback, Legacy and Impreza models at its plant in Lafayette, Ind.