"It's an honor to celebrate these world-class companies for their excellence in quality, innovation and customer service," said Kelly M. Semrau, SVP-global corporate affairs, communication and sustainability at SC Johnson. "We value our partnerships with our excellent suppliers."
The 2017 Top Supplier Award recipients are:
Quality Excellence Award: Leading Edge Labels
Leading Edge Labels is a provider of label printing and packaging. The company was recognized for its commitment to delivering high quality products.
Customer Service Excellence Award: Sarten
Sarten earned the award for its track record of swift response times and for improving supply chain performance year after year. Sarten is a manufacturer of cans and valves.
Innovation Excellence Award: Bemis
Bemis received an Innovation Award for delivering product quality and strength, while meeting an aggressive timeline. Bemis is a global manufacturer of flexible packaging products.
Innovation Excellence Award: Lonza
Lonza, with its proven record of innovation and execution, received an Innovation Award for its role in helping SC Johnson launch new products.
Sustainability Excellence Award: WestRock
WestRock is a global paper and packaging company. It was recognized for its commitment to sustainability and recycled packaging.
Value Excellence Award: Fareva
Fareva was honored for its drive for continuous improvement, supply chain management and opportunities for collaborative processes.
Supplier of the Year Award: Silgan Dispensing Systems
Silgan Dispensing was awarded for superior leadership on customer service, commitment to sustainability and superior innovation - attributes that make up a world-class company and a world-class partner. Silgan Dispensing is a leading company in the field of dispensing technology.