TheAssembly Plant of the Yearaward was initiated in 2004 to showcase world-class production facilities in America, and the people, products and processes that make them successful. All manufacturers that assemble products in the United States are invited to nominate their plants. Unlike many other awards, there is不entry fee.
TheAssembly Plant of the Yearaward is sponsored by ASSEMBLY Magazine.The goal of theAssembly Plant of the Yearaward is to identify a state-of-the-art facility that has applied world-class processes to reduce production cost, increase productivity, shorten time to market or improve product quality.
Any assembly plant in the United States is eligible. Plant, size, type of assembly process or type of industry is not important, as long as the facility is involved in joining discrete parts into finished products.
Nominations are solicited from a diverse group of manufacturers that reflect the magazine’s demographics. All nominees are evaluated by ASSEMBLY’s editorial staff, based on criteria such as:
The winner of theAssembly Plant of the Year在植物的特殊介绍期间，奖励收到雕刻水晶奖和纪念横幅。获奖工厂还在10月份的大会杂志上出现。