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The tyre maker received a Brand Pillar of Sustainability World Excellence Award from Hau Thai-Tang, Ford’s chief product development and purchasing officer and Linda Cash, Ford’s vice president of quality and new model programs.
Marco Crola, CEO of Pirelli Tire North America, said: “Sustainability is a fundamental choice for Pirelli. It is fully integrated into the group’s vision and strategies for growth, in all business areas and in all management decisions, everywhere in the world. We applaud Ford for its strong leadership in sustainability: It has been an important stakeholder for Pirelli in areas such as responsible sourcing of natural rubber, carbon reduction, and materials innovation….”
This is the second year in a row Pirelli has been earned a top award from Ford for global performance.
Ford’s World Excellence Awards honor companies that exceed expectations and achieve the highest levels of excellence in different categories, Pirelli said.