Staples honours suppliers


10 May 2005 – Framingham (MA): Staples has announced that 3M has scooped the coveted Thomas Stemberg Award, the highest single award given to one of its suppliers.

Other winners of its 2004 Supplier Awards included Z-Line Designs and Eastman Kodak in the supplier of the year category; while GBC (see 5 May), Officemate International, Avery Dennison and Hewlett-Packard (HP) received recognition for best category development.

Epson America, Hon, Sanford and Intuit Financial Solutions all picked up product of the year awards; while 3M and Belkin received accolades in the supply chain category. Finally, Sanford, HP and Parago took service partnership awards.