• The Supplier Excellence awards are based on quality, delivery, service and cost, as well as the results from a cross-functional stakeholder survey.
• The performance and contributions throughout the year of over 50 suppliers are evaluated.
• The winners are selected by Agfa HealthCare’s Management Committee.
(RSNA 2018, Booth #3300) Agfa HealthCare announces today that it has presented three Supplier Excellence awards at RSNA 2018. The awards recognize the key contributions and excellent performance of diagnostic display supplier Barco, thermal printhead supplier Toshiba Electronics Europe, and flat panel detector supplier Innolux.
Quality, delivery, service and cost: highlighting the role of suppliers Agfa HealthCare’s Supplier Excellence awards are based on Supplier Scorecards that evaluate quality, delivery, cost and services. The results of a cross-functional stakeholder survey on the nominated suppliers are also taken into consideration. Results are reviewed by an awards board comprised of Agfa HealthCare’s Management Committee.
Barco receives third award in four years
In 2018, Barco has again been presented with the Best Supplier award. Barco provides diagnostic display systems that improve clinician productivity through enhanced ergonomics and workflow improvements. This is the third time in four years that long-term supplier Barco has been recognized by Agfa HealthCare.
“Barco continues to make an exceptional contribution, and in 2018 achieved the highest score for the performance data metrics, underpinning its commitment to operational predictability,” says Luc Thijs, President of Agfa HealthCare. “Our cooperation unlocks early development interaction, giving Agfa HealthCare the opportunity to serve our customers with excellent solutions and support.”
Toshiba Electronics Europe demonstrates long-term commitment
In 2018, Toshiba Electronics Europe has been recognized as Most Committed Supplier. “Toshiba Electronics Europe has proven its commitment to Agfa over many years,” says Benny Jansen, Business Unit Manager Film & Print Systems, Agfa. “It provides key support to our film print solutions business with on-time delivery of high-quality thermal printheads.”
A strong launch in DR: Innolux Corporation
This year, Agfa HealthCare presented a third award: Innolux Corporation was recognized as Launch Performer of the Year. “We are very pleased with the performance of our flat panel detector supplier Innolux in getting off the ground with Agfa,” says Louis Kuitenbrouwer, VP Imaging, Agfa. “Its entry into our DR business was both smooth and successful.”
Visit Agfa HealthCare at RSNA 2018, Booth #3300, South Hall.
The Agfa-Gevaert Group is one of the world’s leading companies in imaging and information technology. Agfa develops manufactures and markets analogue and digital systems for the printing industry (Agfa Graphics), for the healthcare sector (Agfa HealthCare), and for specific industrial applications (Agfa Materials). Agfa is headquartered in Mortsel, Belgium. The company is present in 40 countries and has agents in another 100 countries around the globe.
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