Bourns Receives Platinum and Gold Awards from GM for Outstanding On-Time Shipping Performance

RIVERSIDE, Calif., May 1, 2019 - Bourns, Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced that its Bourns de Mexico Tijuana facility has received the Platinum Award, and the Bourns de México Chihuahua plant has received the Gold Award for Outstanding On-Time Shipping Performance from General Motors (GM) Customer Care and Aftersales. The Platinum Award recognizes key suppliers that have achieved 100 percent on-time shipping performance over the preceding 12 months. The Gold Award signifies the supplier has an on-time shipping performance of 99 percent over the preceding 12 months. Bourns supplies chassis level sensors and transmission speed sensors to GM, and achieved a 99.2 percent fill rate for leading automotive manufacturer in 2018.

"Our automotive team at Bourns has tirelessly pursued excellence in terms of delivering the highest quality products and providing superior customer service. We are proud of our 100 percent performance achievement for GM in 2018, and I congratulate the team on a job well done," said Enrique Vega, Bourns de Mexico Tijuana Manufacturing Director.

Radamex Perez, Bourns de Mexico Chihuahua Plant Manager, commented: "This award acknowledges Bourns' steadfast commitment to supply industry-leading products with world-class service. It is an honor for our Chihuahua team to support GM and our other automotive market customers."

Bourns designs, develops and manufactures an extensive range of innovative and cost-effective automotive position, speed and torque sensors in its world-class facilities positioned throughout the globe. The company's research and development combined with its close collaboration with customers helps ensure Bourns' customized products will meet the strict requirements commonly set for the automotive industry.

About Bourns

Bourns, Inc., is a leading manufacturer and supplier of position and speed sensors, circuit protection solutions, magnetic components, microelectronic modules, panel controls and resistive products. Headquartered in Riverside, California, USA, Bourns serves a broad range of markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, communications, non-critical life support medical (low/medium risk), audio and various other market segments. Additional company and product information is available at

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