NorthStar Print Group has earned Miller Brewing Company’s “Partners in Excellence “ award for the sixth consecutive year for its performance in 2002. NorthStar supplies all of Miller’s labels.
“The employees of NorthStar Print Group have continuously provided Miller with high quality goods and services, and we are pleased to recognize their efforts and hard work with this award,” said Jerry Schiedt, vice president of purchasing at Miller. “It makes our job of producing high quality products so much easier when we are able to work with first-rate organizations such as NorthStar.”
Initiated in 1988, Miller’s “Partners in Excellence” awards program recognizes those suppliers who excel in the areas of quality, innovation, service and cost competitiveness. This year, only 39 awards are being given out to suppliers throughout North America from a field of more than 8,500 Miller suppliers.
“We are proud of our long-standing relationship with Miller Brewing and are dedicated to providing them with the highest quality labels and service in the industry,” said Richard Gasper, NorthStar president and CEO. “Being recognized as one of Miller’s top suppliers for six consecutive years is something that all of our employees take great pride in. NorthStar Print Group is dedicated to providing all of its customers with superior performance…on their terms.”
NorthStar was awarded Miller Brewing Company’s “Supplier of the Year” award in 1997 and 2000 and has been producing labels for Miller for more than 50 years.