PEER Group Receives Intel’s Preferred Quality Supplier Award for 4th Consecutive Year

Kitchener, Ontario – March 7, 2019

PQS 2018 Award

The PEER Group Inc. has been recognized by Intel as a recipient of a 2018 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award. The PQS award recognizes companies like PEER Group® that Intel believes have relentlessly pursued excellence and conducted business with resolute professionalism.

“Intel’s award-winning suppliers are critical to Intel’s success,” said Jacklyn Sturm, corporate vice president and general manager of Global Supply Management at Intel. “As we grow into new markets with evolving and expanding product quality and performance requirements, these suppliers continue to rise to the challenge to collaborate, innovate and win together.”

PQS Presentation

Photo credit: Chip Holley Productions

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. Additional information is available at the Intel Newsroom.

About PEER Group

Smart Manufacturing starts with factory automation software. PEER Group® is the largest supplier of factory automation software for OEMs and factories in the semiconductor and related industries. We help lower the cost of automation for our customers by solving their most challenging equipment automation, data management and process control problems. We received Intel Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) awards for our work in 2015-2018 and are recognized on the Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces Canada (2013-2018) and Branham300 (2012-2018) lists. Follow us on social at linkedin.com/company/the-peer-group and @peergroup_inc.