TUSCALOOSA, AL — AFFLINK has been awarded The President's Club for Distribution Excellence Award for 2012 from Atlanta-based Georgia Pacific, according to a press release.
Georgia Pacific, a long-time "Preferred Supplier" of AFFLINK, believes in honoring those companies that set the benchmark for success year after year, the release stated.
According to the release, Georgia Pacific reviews the sales growth and year-to-date results of its distribution partners annually and presents those companies that exceed expectations with awards for partnership excellence.
Georgia Pacific awarded AFFLINK with the Distribution Excellence Award specifically due to an exceptional year in overall case growth and equity case growth, the release noted.
"We're very impressed with the year that AFFLINK and its members had in 2012. We hope to present another award to AFFLINK for 2013. So far they are definitely off to a very good start," said Perry Gaid, Georgia Pacific national distribution manager.
"All of us here at AFFLINK, including our members, are privileged to be able to work alongside our friends at Georgia Pacific and have a hand in their success. Together we are all helping our customers operate their facilities in a cleaner, healthier, and more cost-efficient manner," AFFLINK President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dennis Riffer added.
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