UPM receives Supplier Excellence Award from Antalis McNaughton
UPM’s UK Distributor team headed by Martin Holmes has been handed the Antalis McNaughton Supplier Excellence Award for the year 2011.
The aim of the Scheme is to measure, monitor and continuously improve supply chain effectiveness and product performance provided by Antalis McNaughton’s suppliers, in pursuit of service excellence to its customers. Suppliers are measured on 3 principle indicators, namely; consistency of manufacturing lead time, accuracy of delivery performance, and product quality and consistency.
Photo Shows Andy Christian Antalis McNaughton Purchasing Director UK/Ireland presenting the trophy to Martin Holmes, General Manager and Sales Director UPM. Also pictured are Jo Claydon of UPM and Elizabeth Jones and Gary Bowle from Antalis McNaughton UK Purchasing team.
Andy Christian, Purchasing Director for Antalis McNaughton commented: “We are delighted to announce UPM as the winner of our 2011 Supplier Excellence Scheme. They demonstrated high or best in class rating in all categories, and showed strong commitment to continuous improvement.”
UPM scored highly in the scheme through its ability to focus on value derived through the supply chain. These factors lead ultimately to an efficient and effective combined operation in pursuit of high levels of end customer satisfaction.
Martin Holmes, General Manager and Sales Director, Distributors said: “This is clear acknowledgement that UPM’s partnership approach is well recognised by our customers. The award goes to our whole team, both in our sales and supply chain teams, who work closely with Antalis McNaughton to achieve the best service possible.”