Toyota Awards Nestle As Best Customer In 5 years, Gifts N5 million To Two Other Firms

Toyota Awards Nestle As Best Customer In 5 years, Gifts N5 million To Two Other Firms
Toyota Awards Nestle As Best Customer In 5 years, Gifts N5 million To Two Other Firms

Nestle Nigeria Plc, on Friday, May 17, 2024, was declared the winner of the prestigious Evergreen Customer Award for the Year (2023) by Toyota (Nigeria) Limited (TNL).

Having emerged as the organization to have purchased that most cumulative number of new Toyota vehicles within the space of five years, between 2019 and 2023, TNL-accredited dealers deemed Nestle fit.

It was discovered from Chief Michael Ade-Ojo, Chairman of TNL, that Nestle was rewarded with office equipment worth about N10 million. This was at the customer-celebrated ceremony held in Lagos and with firms (small, medium and large), and dignitaries in attendance.

Aside winning the Best Customer of the Year award, being the customer with the highest purchase of Toyota vehicles from the TNL dealers in 2023, Nestle was also issued the sum of N5 million.

In the 2023 TNL consumers buy assessment, Roxcon Nigeria Limited and Zenith International Bank came in first and second, respectively, and took home N3 million and

Ade-Ojo greeted the winners and expressed gratitude to them for their support of Toyota (Nigeria) Limited’s after-sale service and top quality products.

He said that the Evergreen winner, who would receive a brand-new Toyota car, would receive the largest reward the next year, even as he pushed others to follow in the footsteps of the victors.

During his speech in the course of the ceremony, Mr. Kunle Ade-Ojo, the Managing Director of Toyota (Nigeria) Limited, discussed the main concept of the yearly awards.

According to him, “At Toyota (Nigeria) Limited, the philosophy of ‘Customer First’ remains the focal point of all our activities. Therefore, at every opportunity, we like to recognize and acknowledge our customers’ overwhelming love and support for us, which has been our driving force over the years.

“Your unwavering patronage of the Toyota brand and unshaken loyalty to it have been awesome,” he added.

Furthering, the disclosed that the awards had been held annually by the company since the first one in 2005 and had only been put on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

He said, “We thank you for staying with us throughout the difficulties brought about by the pandemic.”

Despite the financial difficulties that Nigerian business organisations face, Ade-Ojo emphasised the TNL team’s resolve. He said, “to maintain our culture of providing superior quality products and services to our esteemed customers.

“We will continue to avail you of models that meet your specific needs supported by robust after-sale services,” he further added.

He praised the vision of Chief M. Ade. Ojo, the company’s chairman and manfully referred to as “Mr. Toyota,” whose persistence and insight, he claimed, had transformed the Nigerian auto sector.