Elmo honoured by Volvo for quality

Published:  08 December, 2014

On November 27, 2014 upholstery leather tanner, Elmo Sweden was awarded the prestigious Volvo Cars Quality Excellence Award, within the Interior segment. The ceremony took place at the Volvo Cars’ headquarters in Gothenburg.

Elmo is proud to be recognised as a VQE partner by Volvo and to work in partnership with Volvo to provide the high-quality products expected by Volvo customers.

The VQE Award is a set of fundamental quality and manufacturing standards, supporting a supplier’s success by detailing what is expected of them and supports them to achieve continuous improvement. The reward for improving quality and maintaining VQE status is the recognition that the supplier’s facility is the best in the business. 

Elmo Sweden was represented at the ceremony by John Olsson, Sales & Marketing Manager and David Hagström, Customer Quality Manager.

Collecting the award, David Hagström commented:  “We are honoured and delighted being the first manufacturer of leather ever to be awarded such a prestigious award as the Volvo Cars Quality Excellence Award. It is a testimony to our hard work and the quality focus that embodies the entire organisation. Needless to say this award will encourage us to continue to improve our quality performance in the future.”

Elmo Sweden is part of the Rino Mastrotto Group, manufacturing exclusive leather for the premium automotive and luxury furniture industries.

Sanja Andreason, Manager Interior SQM at Volvo Car, David Hagström and John Olsson at Elmo, Carina Ferdell, Manager Interior Purchasing at Volvo Car