Author Archives: Andrea Lane

2019 AMI Food Drive Competition

Throughout the month of November, AMI collected canned goods through our AMI Food Drive Competition. Advisor groups throughout AMI competed against one another to win a free dinner. Once the numbers were finalized, AMI collected 3,924 cans. The winning advisor group was Ann Stewart’s group in 3 Pillar.  All the cans were then delivers to […]

2019 Aisin Fall CleanUp

On Saturday, October 12th, Aisin hosted the 16th Annual Fall Aisin Mile Clean Up. The clean up consists of AMI, ALM, and AEIL coming together to clean up the grounds of Redco Drive and a portion of DeYoung Street (Highway 13) that we adopted. Between all three plants, 150 team members and their families came […]

AMI Work Study Program

Aisin Manufacturing Illinois (AMI) has recently partnered with local schools in Galatia and Eldorado to develop a work study program. Select high school students have been placed in various departments to help familiarize them to the manufacturing world. Our hope is that this program will help students gain valuable work experience, and that the real-world […]

2019 Pallet Palooza

To help keep our pallets out of landfills, we asked the Team Members at AMI to re-purpose our pallets in this year’s Pallet Palooza contest! Although it was difficult to pick winners from all of the great projects, one entry stood out from the rest. Coming in at first place was Larry Whisler! Larry created […]

AMI Gauging Team Advances to Japan

The AMI Gauging Team did an outstanding job at the 2nd Annual North American Measurement Skill Competition in Seymour, IN. All four team members will be advancing and attending the gauging competition in Japan this November. Overall AMI’s gauging team placed 1st with an average score of 94.6. Clayton McGregory (QC) won 1st place and recognition for having […]

President Declares March St. Jude Month

On March 1st, 2019, our President, Katsunori Nakanishi, officially declared March as Aisin’s own St. Jude Month. Throughout the month of March, AMI will be hosting several fundraisers to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. These events include a hot dog lunch, used t-shirt drive, penny march, sealed bids, and raffles for various […]

St. Jude Bake Sale & Baking Contest

On February 14th, Aisin Manufacturing hosted a St. Jude’s Baking Contest. The event was a huge success with over 50 baking contest entries. Submissions varied from cakes, cupcakes, cheesecakes, cookies, and brownies. After tasting over 50 entries, the judges made the difficult decision of awarding 3 team members with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.  1st […]

Aisin Health & Wellness Center

With the collaboration of AMI, AEIL, and ALM, an Aisin Health & Wellness Center has been opened. The clinic provides services to Aisin Team Members and their dependents. Conveniently located near Highway 13 in Marion, the facility is open 5 days a week as well as hosts open office hours at each facility. All services […]

2018 Aisin Company Picnic

Another company picnic in the books! All three Marion Aisin plants (AMI, AEIL, ALM) came together to host their annual Aisin Company Picnic. This year Team Members and their families were able to enjoy bounce houses, a giant chess set, a magician, and face painting. A catered lunch was provided that included BBQ and sides, […]