Aisin News


2017 Aisin Quality Circle Competition (Japan)

Earlier this month, the Painted Ladies ventured to Japan to compete in the 2017 Aisin Quality Circle Competition. The Painted Ladies consist of Dayna Grizzell, Mary Childers, Kelsey Hines, and Assistant Manager Cindy Laur. The team competed against 40 other teams from across the globe. Countries such as Canada, Indonesia, India, China, Turkey as well […]


2017 Aisin Biggest Loser Competition

We just completed our 2017 Aisin Biggest Loser competition with 402 team members participating. The competition held bi-weekly activities that challenged team members to increase the amount of water they intake, increase mobility, watch portion size and include fresh fruits and vegetables, and ensure team members get a minimum of 8 hours of sleep. A […]


The Painted Ladies 2017 Quality Circle

Last week “The Painted Ladies” took their Quality Circle project to Seymour, IN for the North American Quality Circle Competition. We’re happy to announce that “The Painted Ladies” were awarded 2nd place. They’ll be taking their project to Japan later this year. The project presented by “The Painted Ladies” focuses on eliminating scratch marks, which […]


Aisin Company Picnic (June 4th, 2017)

Every year AMI, AEIL, and ALM come together to host an annual Aisin Company picnic. This year approximately 2,700 team members RSVP’d. Team members were invited to Walkers Bluff Winery for a wide array of family fun. Activities included inflatable bounce houses and games, catch and release fishing, a playground, and a giant chess set. […]


Spring 2017 Aisin Mile Clean Up

AMI had a record breaking turn out this year. We have a total of 138 team members (including families) participate along with 30 from AEIL and 20 from ALM. Team members worked together to clean up Redco Drive along with a portion of DeYoung Ave (Hwy 13). Clean up started around 7am and finished around […]


AMI Spreads Holiday Cheer!

During the season of giving, AMI does their part in making charitable donations to different organizations in our local community. A large donation of food was made to the Marion Ministerial Alliance to help families in need receive a Christmas dinner that includes all the Holiday favorites- (chicken or turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, etc.) Christmas is […]


Aisin Group Celebrates 50th Anniversary

  This year marks a key milestone for Aisin Group as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of its founding. Aisin Seiki was established in 1965 with the merger of two automotive parts manufacturing companies, Aichi Kogyo and Shinkawa Kogyo, and has since developed into a large network of subsidiaries and affiliates. Aisin Group consists of […]


AMI Receives 1P 1K Award

Aisin Manufacturing Illinois (AMI) recently received the 1 Person 1 Kaizen (1P 1K) award as a leader in 1P 1K’s among the North American Aisin plants for 2014.  AMI implemented 4,778 (or 4.9 per person) 1P 1K ideas submitted by Team Members.  The 1P 1K’s that were implemented here at AMI saved the company over […]



Recognitions

In March 2014- AMI was awarded a Certificate of Excellence designating AMI as Platinum Supplier Status to General Motors. This is in recognition for AMI’s outstanding on time delivery performance of sunroofs to GM plants in Flint, Michigan, Arlington, Texas, and Silao, Mexico. June 2014-AMI received a surprise by the State of Illinois! Representative John […]