Among a total of 58 suppliers, Valeo was once again awarded by one of the major players in automotive after-sales - GROUPAUTO International - with nominations in six categories (Quality, Logistics, Sales, Heavy Duty, Marketing, Supplier of the year) producing two new prizes: Supplier of the Year – Marketing & Workshop Support and Supplier of the Year – Heavy Duty.
A Special Relationship
The awards ceremony took place at the GROUPAUTO International Supplier meeting on October 10, 2023, in Istanbul.
Receiving these awards reinforces the relevance of Valeo Service’s strategy, and acknowledges the robust and long lasting relationship that Valeo Service has built up with GROUPAUTO International over the years.
Marketing & Workshop Support and Heavy Duty rewarded
Valeo specifically appreciates GROUPAUTO International and GROUPAUTO member’s recognition of Valeo’s initiatives intended for their networks.
As to marketing and workshop support, initiatives include breadth and coverage of ranges, price positioning, marketing promotion, product catalog, data management, technical assistance and training for Eurogarage workshops.
For the heavy duty category, the award recognises Valeo’s large product portfolio, including FTE and the recent acquisitions of Valeo in OE, which increase Valeo’s OE presence at the level of all commercial vehicle manufacturers. It also demonstrates Valeo’s strong collaboration with the GTruck and Top Truck networks, as well as the dedicated services offered, such as training and customized promotions.
Looking ahead to 2024, Valeo teams will continue to support GROUPAUTO International members in every way they can, while supporting initiatives intended for the Eurogarage network
GROUPAUTO International remains one of the world’s largest original spare parts distribution and service & repair networks for Passenger cars and Commercial vehicles.
Their network covers 70 countries across 5 continents, and brings together more than 1,493 distributors, 13,784 points of sale, 6,518 garages for passenger cars, and 937 workshops for commercial vehicles.