FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AFFLINK Wins Georgia-Pacific Pro’s Distributor Excellence Award
Tuscaloosa, Ala. – AFFLINK, an industry leader in supply chain management for independent distributors serving the Facilities Maintenance and Packaging Industries, has just been awarded Georgia-Pacific (GP) Professional’s Distributor Excellence Award.
This is the first year that AFFLINK has been honored with this award.
Mike Adams, Senior Vice President of Sourcing at GP, along with Georgia-Pacific’s Alex Volpe, vice president and general sales manager and Perry Gaid, National Distribution Manager, presented the award to AFFLINK’s Dennis Riffer and Vince June at the recent AFFLINK Summit in Washington, DC.
“AFFLINK is honored to receive this award,” says Riffer, president of AFFLINK. “We are always striving to help our member’s customers keep their facilities clean, safe, healthy, and reduce operating costs. Georgia-Pacific Professional has helped us accomplish this by providing superior service and top-quality products.”
Organizations that receive the GP Professional’s Distributor Excellence Award must meet very specific criteria including such things as the following:
- Alignment of goals to support GP’s Equity Dispensing Systems and New Innovations
- Having revenue growth that exceeds an established parameter for the year
- Equity case growth also exceeding set parameters for the year
Georgia-Pacific Professional was pleased to say that AFFLINK and its Members exceeded their goals for 2016 and were delighted to present the award to them.
For more information about this award, please contact Michael Wilson.
Georgia-Pacific is one of the world’s leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals. If you’re a consumer, you may recognize our household brands, such as Brawny® paper towels, Quilted Northern® bath tissue and Dixie® cups and tableware. If you’re in the construction business, you’re probably familiar with our engineered lumber products, gypsum panels and other quality building materials. Even if you work in aerospace, mining or facilities management, Georgia-Pacific products may be part of your day.
AFFLINK is a global leader in supply chain management, and we do one thing better than anyone else in the industry-provide innovative processes and procurement solutions to drive efficiencies in today’s leading businesses. Connecting more than 200 manufactures of Facility Maintenance, Packaging, Safety, Office and Industrial Supply solutions with nearly 300 independent distribution experts, AFFLINK is just as its name suggest- that critical link offering clients innovative products, market expertise and improved profitability, all of which is fueled by our leading-edge technology. www.afflink.com
Contact: Michael Wilson at AFFLINK – 205.344.4185 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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