Author Archives: Andrea Lane

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, […]

2018 Aisin Mile Clean Up

Another Aisin Mile Clean Up has come to an end. This year we had a total of 220 volunteers in attendance with 180 being from AMI. Team members worked together to clean up Redco Drive along with a portion of DeYoung Ave (Hwy 13). The cleanup began the morning of April 21st at 7:00 a.m. […]

AMI Team Member Portal

AMI launched their team member portal last week. Within 4 days, over 300 team members signed up. The portal provides Team Members will the ability to apply online for promotions and transfers, request vouchers, view a training and event calendar, and much more! All team members are encouraged to sign up. Our hope is that […]

Aisin Only Night at Miner’s Winter Wonderland

This year Aisin Mfg IL (AMI) sponsored the Winter Wonderland held at Miner’s Stadium. On December 7th, we held an Aisin Only Night opened to all team members and their families. The event included various activities such as ice skating, a SnowZilla slide, a snow maze, snowball fights, and of course Santa was there to […]

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 […]