MARINETTE — Winsert, Inc. has earned recognition again as a Partner-level supplier in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. Winsert has received “Partner-level Supplier” status for 10 consecutive years and was inducted into the John Deere Supplier Hall of Fame.

Winsert is a supplier of valve seat inserts to John Deere’s operations in Waterloo, Iowa; Springfield, Mo.; Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico and Saran, France.

Suppliers who participate in the Achieving Excellence program are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness. John Deere Supply Management created the program in 1991 to provide a supplier evaluation and feedback process that promotes continuous improvement.