SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nam Tai Electronics, Inc. ("Nam Tai" or the "Company") (NYSE Symbol: NTE) today announced that it has received a Quality Supplier Award from its customer and their end buyer for smartphone product. The customer is a global leader in LCD technologies and is focused on small- and medium-sized displays for a range of applications from mobile devices and other consumer products to automotive electronics and industrial equipment, which chose to honor Nam Tai at an award ceremony held at the Company's Shenzhen, China facility. This recognition coincides with the launch of Nam Tai's production of high-resolution LCM for smartphones at the Company's Shenzhen facility beginning in September 2012.
The award was presented to Nam Tai in recognition of its excellent manufacturing services and continuous quality improvement and distinguishes the Company as a world-class supplier within the customer's supply chain.
"We are extremely honored and encouraged to have been recognized by our valued customer together with their end buyer," said Mr. M.K. Koo, Executive Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Nam Tai. "This recognition by our customer affirms our excellent teamwork and dedication as well as a relentless focus on quality and customer satisfaction, and represents a significant accomplishment for our Shenzhen operation."
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