Press Release: DENSO Nexus, November 20, 2017
Minority-Certified Businesses to Meet with DENSO Purchasing at APACC Buyer/Supplier Nexus in Southfield
For the fourth year in a row, APACC and DENSO will come together for the highly-anticipated Nexus at local favorite spot Meriwether’s, a member of the Muer Seafood Restaurants collection. The event will kick off with networking and some of the restaurant’s finest samplings followed by remarks from executive leadership at DENSO and a formal Meet the Buyer segment.
Detroit, Michigan – The Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) and DENSO International America, Inc. will host the 4th Annual Buyer/Supplier Nexus on Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Meriwether’s restaurant located at 25485 Telegraph Rd, Southfield, MI 48033.
The purpose of the event is to provide opportunities for local minority-owned and certified suppliers to meet with the various purchasing teams of DENSO. Representatives from the Southfield, Battle Creek and Tennessee locations are expected to be in attendance to meet with local Asian-, Hispanic-, African American-, Native American-, Woman-, and Veteran-owned business owners and representatives. In addition to the DENSO purchasing teams and local suppliers, the event will also be attended by many purchasing representatives from other Tier 1 automotive companies, OEMs, and local corporations with a commitment to supplier diversity.
DENSO International America, Inc. is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan and is a global supplier of advanced automotive technology, systems and components. The company has more than 23,000 people at 28 consolidated subsidiaries and 4 affiliates across the North American region including 25 manufacturing facilities located in the United States, Canada and Mexico. DENSO’s products include powertrain control system, electrification systems, thermal systems, information and communications systems, and driving control and safety systems.
Current commodities and services of interest to DENSO purchasing teams: aluminum extrusion, assembly line transportation, chrome plated injection molding (TN), concrete repair, construction-interior, construction-roof repair, die cast aluminum, furniture, injection molding (Mexico), machine rigging/ re-assembly, manufacturing of test benches, production/ warehouse contract labor, snow removal, stamping 80-120 ton, and steel processing.
Admission is $20 for APACC members and $45 for future members. Registration is available online at http://bit.ly/2zJEA3H for minority-certified companies. Please contact APACC at 248-430-5855 or firstname.lastname@example.org for questions or additional information about the Chamber or this event.