Thomson named John Deere Partner-Level Supplier

Partner Level PlaqueThomson, part of Danaher's Automation platform and a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2015 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company's highest supplier rating. As the name suggests, Partner Level creates a close relationship and allows us to maximize the number of new opportunities in which we will engage.​

Sanjay Chowbey, President of Thomson stated, "We are pleased to be recognized by John Deere for Thomson quality and service performance in 2015. We look forward to adding value to John Deere and its end-customers through optimal mechanical motion solutions for many years to come." 

Thomson was selected for the honor for it's dedication to outstanding quality in both products and services, and its commitment to continuous improvement. According to Rob Gallagher, particular thanks go to the Thomson Marengo team. Gallagher stated, "The team did an outstanding job in making this award happen. They were totally committed to 100% on time delivery and maintained the highest level of quality."

Jim Stewart, Thomson's VP of Operations, and Sean Conboy, Thomson's Account Manager for John Deere, accepted the recognition during formal ceremonies held at the John Deere 2015 Achieving Excellence Supplier Conference in Iowa in December 2015.

Thomson supplies mechanical motion control components to John Deere facilities globally for use in off-highway vehicle applications.

About Thomson

With more than 70 years of motion control innovation and quality, Thomson is the industry's premier producer of Linear Ball Bushing® Bearings and Profile Rail Bearings, 60 Case® Shafting, ground and rolled Ball Screws, Linear Actuators, Gearheads, Clutches, Brakes, Linear Systems, and related accessories. Thomson invented the Linear Ball Bushing Bearing in 1945, and has set the standard ever since with an unsurpassed set of mechanical motion control solutions serving global commercial and aerospace & defense markets. Thomson Industries, Inc. has facilities in North America, Europe and Asia with over 2000 distributor locations around the world. Visit to learn more.