P&G Professional expands supplier agreement with Premier Inc.
January 15, 2010
CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble''s away-from home division, Procter & Gamble Professional®, has reached a contracted supplier agreement to supply on-premise laundry products, equipment and services at special pricing to Premier Inc. members, according to a press release.
According to the release, this is the third agreement P&G Pro has made with Premier Inc. to supply its health care alliance of 2,200 nonprofit hospitals and more than 64,000 non-acute health care facilities throughout the U.S., and the 36-month license is effective immediately.
Other supplier agreements between P&G Pro and Premier included housekeeping and cleaning products as well as alkaline battery and flashlight products, the release stated.
Alan Tomblin, associate director, North American Customer Business, P&G Professional said: "We''re thrilled to expand our relationship with Premier as its membership aims to deliver continual improvements in health care. We''re confident that Premier members will experience measurable improvements in their laundry program as they work with P&G Professional to find effective solutions for their laundry needs."