PACCAR Parts Names Eaton as Supplier of the Year | Construction News

PACCAR Parts, a division of PACCAR Inc., has named power-management company Eaton as its Supplier of the Year, thanks to Eaton's aftermarket operations in Mexico and Latin America.

Eaton was selected from 50 PACCAR Parts suppliers for its outstanding performance in several critical areas, including 98% on-time delivery, participating in support for regional training events, and supporting a joint marketing program to enhance sales.

Other criteria included:

•                Eaton’s long-term relationship with PACCAR;

•                A broad product portfolio;

•                Differentiated marketing programs; and,

•                Collaboration.


The award was presented by PACCAR Parts CEO David Danforth to Benjamin Gomez,  original equipment (OEM) sales manager, Vehicle Group. Gomez congratulated his team for their efforts, particularly account managers Chris Elder, who works from the Galesburg, Michigan, office, and Julio Villarreal, who is based in Mexico.

Eaton has been a supplier to PACCAR Parts for more than 25 years, providing the aftermarket truck parts division a number of components including remanufactured transmissions, transmission parts, and clutch assemblies.

PACCAR Parts is a global leader in the distribution, sales and marketing of aftermarket parts for heavy and medium-duty trucks, trailers, buses, and engines.