Havpak Recognized as one of P&G’s Top Performing Global Suppliers
Havpak, Inc. Recognized as one of Procter & Gamble’s Top Performing Global Suppliers
October 7, 2010- Havpak, Incorporated, a King of Prussia-based company, was named a Supplier of the Year by Procter & Gamble during P&G’s annual supplier awards event. P&G hosted the event on October 6-7, 2010 in Cincinnati, Ohio to name its top performing suppliers. Havpak was one of six suppliers to receive this high honor among P&G’s more than 80,000 global suppliers. This was a repeat performance for Havpak as a previous recipient of this award in 2009.
In addition to the “Supplier of the Year” award, Havpak, Inc. also received its second consecutive “Corporate Supplier Excellence Award” as a company performing consistently at high levels within Procter & Gamble’s internal supplier performance management system.
“At a time when corporate America is often criticized as greedy, wasteful and only about self-gain, it was truly refreshing to participate and engage with Procter & Gamble during their recent global Supplier Summit” said James Hess, President of Havpak. “I am proud to align the business practices of Havpak with P&G’s dedication to quality, environmental sustainability, fiscal responsibility and unsurpassed, uncompromised value for the consumer. Touching and improving the lives of people with top-notch products and services is a worthy goal for P&G and Havpak alike. It is truly an honor for Havpak to be chosen as a Procter & Gamble Supplier of the Year.”
Havpak, Inc., headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, provides packaging, assembly and contract manufacturing services for Procter & Gamble and other customers. Havpak, Inc. commenced operations in 1991 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, before relocating to King of Prussia and has since added extensive manufacturing and distribution facilities in Shanghai, China and Oakland, California. The company which expanded its U.S. based operations and personnel in 2010 is also certified as a woman-owned business.
“Our external business partners bring ideas, technology, creativity, diversity and innovation to our business. We are truly grateful for their commitment and dedication to helping P&G fulfill its Purpose of touching and improving the lives of the world’s consumers, now and for generations to come,” said Bob McDonald, P&G’s chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer.