Manufacturing Excellence Award nominations open

AME contest deadline is April 2, 2012.


The AME Manufacturing Excellence Award recognizes North American manufacturing plants that have demonstrated excellence in manufacturing and business operations. The primary focus of the award is to acknowledge continuous improvement, best practices, creativity and innovation. This award supports AME's mission of inspiring commitment to enterprise excellence through shared learning and access to best practices.

The AME Manufacturing Excellence Award recipients will be honored at the AME International Excellence Inside Conference to be held October 15 - 19, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.

If you believe your company, client or supplier should be considered for the award, please download the Award Intent to Apply form and the Award Application Guidelines and Evaluation Criteria. For more information, including an overview of the award process and profile of last year’s recipients, please visit

All applications must be submitted by April 2, 2012. Applicants will be notified of the results of their submission by August 15, 2012.

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