Multi-Color Corporation, Sharonville, OH, USA, is the winner of Miller Brewing Company’s “Freddie Award” as Miller’s 2007 Supplier of the Year. While Miller gives out several Partner In Excellence Awards to recognize suppliers with excellent service, it gives out one Supplier of the Year Award, which Multi-Color has won for an unprecedented fourth time.
"I want to take this opportunity to personally thank the Miller procurement team for selecting Multi-Color Corporation for this prestigious Supplier of the Year Award. We take great pride in our long-standing partnership with Miller Brewing and are humbled each time we are recognized as one of its Partners In Excellence. Winning the Supplier of the Year for the fourth time since this contest's inception is one of our most cherished accomplishments, we are truly grateful for this top recognition by your fine organization," says Don Kneir, North American business unit president of Multi-Color.
According to Jihan Akers, senior buyer of packaging materials at Miller, "Creativity, innovation, and responsiveness to Miller's ever changing business needs and the ability to improve business performance all come into play when deciding who will win this award. To me it's all about the people relationships and their commitment to Miller, and Multi-Color is 100 percent dedicated to Miller throughout the company from the top down."