VTI Technologies recognized as the purchaser of the year
The Finnish Association of Logistics (LOGY) honored VTI Technologies with "the purchaser of the year" -recognition. The recognition was published in the Subcontructing fair at Tampere, Finland. On the ground of the acknowledgement were VTI's well-functional supply chain in its entirety and global activity in both purchase and sales operations. One significant factor of the success in business is a purchasing of all production materials from suppliers globally and concentrating on development, manufacturing and sales activities.
"We have made a strategic choice to purchase all needed materials; such as plastic and metal housings and silicon. We also try to find world class partners that can meet the high quality requirements of medical and automotive industry. In addition we expect them to be interested in product development investments", says Chief Executive Officer Markku Hirvonen.
Generality of VTI's materials are purchased from Finland and Europe. Purchases from USA are increasing and for example VTI's factory in Mexico uses local suppliers from North America. A growing amount of substances is purchased from Asia.
Markku Hirvonen, CEO, VTI Technologies Oy, tel. +358 9 879 181, firstname [dot] lastname [at] vti [dot] fi
VTI in brief
VTI Technologies is a leading supplier of acceleration, inclination, motion and pressure sensor solutions for automotive, medical, instrument and consumer applications. VTI develops and produces silicon-based capacitive sensors using its proprietary 3D MEMS (Micro Electro-Mechanical System) technology.