ATLANTA — W. W. Grainger
recently presented Georgia-Pacific Professional
with two Partners in Performance Awards for 2010 at Grainger''s annual supplier conference held recently in Schaumburg, Illinois, according to a press release
Georgia-Pacific Professional earned both the Green Supplier of the Year and an award for operational excellence, the release noted.
Grainger, North America''s leading distributor of facilities maintenance supplies, presents awards annually to a select group of suppliers for outstanding performance throughout the year, the release stated.
According to the release, Grainger''s Partners in Performance Award recognizes suppliers who achieve excellence in several categories, including responsiveness, information integrity, on time shipping and variability, management commitment and order fulfillment.
"Grainger is proud to recognize Georgia-Pacific Professional with these 2010 Partners in Performance Awards," said Fred Costello, Grainger vice president of product management.
"Grainger provides customers with quick, easy access to the products they need to maintain their facilities, and our suppliers are a critical part of that focus. We appreciate Georgia-Pacific Professional''s commitment to providing superior products and outstanding service to our mutual customers," Costello added.