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Grainger highlights Georgia-Pacific's environmental commitment

February 10, 2012

ATLANTA — For the second year in a row, Grainger presented Georgia-Pacific Professional with two Partners in Performance Awards at Grainger''s annual supplier conference, according to a press release.

Georgia-Pacific Professional earned both the Green Supplier of the Year and an award for supplier excellence for 2011, 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 for its outstanding supplier performance," said Fred Costello, Grainger vice president of product management.

"Grainger provides customers access to all of the products they need to keep their facilities safe, clean and functioning, and our suppliers are a critical part of that focus. We appreciate Georgia-Pacific Professional''s commitment to providing superior service and environmentally preferable products," Costello added.

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