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AISIN Celebrates Earth Day

Aisin takes great PRIDE in maintaining environmental friendly plants and being 0 landfill. So it’s no surprise they come together to celebrate Earth Day in their unique Aisin way. This year on April 22, 2015, AMI, AEIL, & ALM planted two birch trees adjacent with the AIP’s wetland to diversify and expand natural habitat. The […]

AMI Reels in Big Donations for St. Jude

AMI is always happy to help out St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital any way that they can. This year was the 3rd Annual Aisin Bass-Masters St. Jude Benefit Bass Tournament held on the Lake of Egypt. They always have a great turn out and this year raised $1575 for the charity. They also sold “Fishing […]

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 […]

2015 North American Quality Circle Event

After much hard work by over 400 Team Members representing over 40 Quality Circle teams, the presentations are over and the winners have been selected!    Representing Aisin Manufacturing Illinois (AMI) this year in Seymour at the North American Quality Circle event will be The Avengers.    Representing AMI this year in Japan for the world […]

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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 […]

AMI Contributes to Local Community and Charitable Organizations

On May 17, 2014- A group of AMI employees contributed their time to assist in building a house for Habitat for Humanity in Herrin, IL. Before the end of the day, the group had the trusses in place, the porch built, house wrap on and decking on the roof completed. AMI was able to donate […]


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 […]

AMI Volunteers for Local Educational Activities

On January 25, 2014- Two of AMI’s engineers volunteered their time to assist with the judging at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) robotics competition held at Marion High School. The competition hopes to build interest in future careers in engineering, robotics, computers, and other tech careers. In May 2014- AMI’s […]