Suzuki Ertiga Named 'Car of the Year 2014' - Suzuki Ertiga MPV family was named the 'Car of the Year 2014' and 'Value For Money of the Year' at the Frost & Sullivan Indonesia Excellence Awards 2014, in Jakarta not long ago. Frost & Sullivan Indonesia Excellence Awards is an annual awards event organized by the prestigious Frost & Sullivan, one of the world's leading consultants from the United States that gives awards to companies that demonstrate outstanding performance and achievements in leadership, technological innovation, customer service and product development strategies.
"We are very happy and proud to be able to hold back the Indonesia Excellence Awards for the seventh time and celebrate best practices for Indonesian companies. I believe that the recipients of these awards will continue to contribute to the efforts of the placement of Indonesian companies in the map of global excellence," said Eugene Van De Weerd, Country Director, Frost & Sullivan Indonesia.
Eugene van de Weerd also revealed that the award nominees judged on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth; market share and growth in market share; excellence in product innovation includes marketing strategy and business development.
A total of 5 awards given to leading companies in Indonesia, both local and multinational companies, one of which is PT. Suzuki Indomobil Sales (SIS) as Agent licensee (APM) Suzuki cars.
In this event, the Ertiga was awarded two international awards at once, after analysts Frost & Sullivan research and analysis of the results set to be used as a reference by most of the companies around the world. The results obtained by comparing the players, markets and assess performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research.
Since its launch on April 22, 2012, the Ertiga successfully captured the hearts of Indonesian families with up to February 2014 recorded sales of 105 986 units (wholesales). This makes Ertiga become one of the vehicles Low Multi Purpose Vehicle (LMPV) phenomenal in the national automotive industry in nearly 2 years.