Viking Plastic Packaging, Inc. Wins 3M Supplier of the Year Award
The Award recognizes suppliers who improve 3M’s competitiveness
St. Paul, Minnesota. August 4, 2017 Viking Plastic Packaging, Inc., a full service distributor of packaging equipment and materials, was honored with the 2017 3M Supplier of the Year Award in recognition of the company’s contribution to improving 3M’s competitiveness.
This year, 3M recognized 15 suppliers — among thousands in its global supply base — for world class performance in providing products and/or services. These suppliers were identified and rated based on strategic spend, contract compliance, actions taken to improve 3M’s relevance and overall supplier performance (quality, delivery, responsiveness, cost, technology roadmaps). An awards ceremony was held Aug. 4 at the 3M Championship in Blaine, Minn.
“Viking Plastic Packaging, Inc. regards our customers, suppliers and employees as business partners in a joint effort to obtain the highest professional service and business success in our industry”
“Our suppliers are critical to our ability to execute our business strategies and benefit our customers,” said Jose Varela, vice president, 3M Sourcing Operations. “We are fortunate to work with great suppliers who are committed to maintaining a partnership with 3M and helping us service our global customers with the innovative and valuable solutions they expect. It’s important that we recognize our most outstanding suppliers, and that’s what this award is all about.”
About Viking Plastic Packaging, Incorporated
Viking Plastic Packaging – Serving the industry since 1967 as a premier full-service distributor of packaging products. Viking Plastic Packaging offers the finest in flexible packaging equipment, materials, parts, service and training. Learn more about Viking Plastic Packaging at www.vikingplasticpkg.com.
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