Tosoh SMD, Inc. Receives Intel’s 2016 Preferred Quality Supplier Award

Grove City, Ohio—Tosoh SMD, Inc. has been recognized by Intel as a 2016 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award winner.

The PQS award celebrates exceptional performance and continuous pursuit of excellence. To qualify for PQS status, suppliers must exceed high expectations and uncompromising performance goals while scoring at least 80 percent on an integrated report card that assesses performance throughout the year. Suppliers must also achieve 80 percent or greater on a challenging continuous improvement plan and demonstrate solid quality and business systems.

“We’re pleased to recognize Tosoh SMD, Inc. as a Preferred Quality Supplier,” said Jacklyn Sturm, Vice President of Technology and Manufacturing Group and General Manager of Global Supply Management at Intel. “The focus and dedication of our award winners to meet the highest quality standards is second to none. Intel works with thousands of suppliers around the world, and these select few suppliers have demonstrated leading edge performance, making it possible for Intel to achieve the innovations of tomorrow.”

The PQS award is part of Intel’s SCQI program, which encourages Intel’s key suppliers to strive for best-in-class levels of excellence and continuous improvement. Additional information about the SCQI program is available at www.intel.com/go/quality.


ABOUT TOSOH SMD, INC.

Tosoh SMD, Inc., The Global Leader in Target Technology™, is headquartered in Grove City, Ohio and has additional facilities in Taiwan, Korea, and China. This Tosoh Group subsidiary is a leading provider of thin film deposition materials and of solutions to manufacturers in the semiconductor, display, solar, and large-area coating markets. Tosoh SMD, Inc. has been operating in Grove City, Ohio, since 1975, is a member of Tosoh Corporation’s Advanced Materials Division, which includes Tosoh Quartz Inc. (United States and the United Kingdom), Tosoh Quartz Corporation (Japan), Tosoh Quartz Co., Ltd.(Taiwan), Tosoh Speciality Materials Corporation (Japan) and Tosoh SGM Corporation (Japan).