Decatur, IL, May 09, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- World of Powersports, Inc of Decatur, Illinois (dba MilitaryAtv.com) was recognized as Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control's 2013 Small Business of the Year.
The award narrative states the award was for providing 'best value' pricing on contracts, along with offering additional services, including deep stock of inventory allowing shortened delivery times, OCONUS delivery of goods and custom kitting. In addition the custom website developed for Lockheed-Martin procurement representatives (MilitaryAtv.com) allowed for less emails and phone calls to obtain information, lowering Lockheed Martin's labor cost. World of Powersports achieved 99.9% accuracy and on-time delivery score in FY13 despite managing the largest volume of purchase order line items of any company utilized on the SOF CLSS contract. World of Powersports is an integral supplier for the procurement team supporting the Family of Special Operations Vehicles (FOSOV) through the Special Operations Forces Contractor Logistics Support Services (SOF CLSS) contract.
World of Powersports is a motorcycle, ATV/UTV, Snowmobile and Personal Watercraft dealership with locations in Decatur and Peoria, Illinois. It is a dealer for Polaris, Kawasaki, Can-Am, Yamaha, Suzuki, Arctic-Cat, Kymco, KTM, Sea-Doo, Ski-Doo, Honda and others. Its primary relationship with Lockheed-Martin is in support of ATVs, Motorcycles, Snowmobiles and Side-by-Sides in use by the United States Armed Forces.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 113,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation's net sales for 2013 were $45.4 billion.