InnerWorkings Recognized as John Deere ‘Partner-Level’ Supplier
CHICAGO—March 15, 2012—For the fourth consecutive year, InnerWorkings Inc. has earned recognition as a “partner-level” supplier for 2011 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The partner-level status is Deere & Co.’s highest supplier rating. The company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality, as well as its commitment to continuous improvement.
InnerWorkings employees accepted the recognition during formal ceremonies held on Feb. 15, 2012, in Davenport, IA.
“This recognition from Deere & Co. demonstrates how InnerWorkings continues to improve the ways in which we partner with our customers to develop measurable solutions in an efficient and cost-effective way,” said John Eisel, chief operating officer of InnerWorkings. “Winning this award for the fourth consecutive year is a tribute to the many InnerWorkings employees who are critical to delivering the high level of performance Deere & Co. expects.”
InnerWorkings is the print management solutions provider for John Deere’s operations in North America.
Suppliers who participate in the Achieving Excellence program are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness. John Deere Supply Management created the program in 1991 to provide a supplier evaluation and feedback process that promotes continuous improvement.
About InnerWorkings Inc.
InnerWorkings Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK) is a leading provider of global print management and promotional solutions to corporate clients across a wide range of industries. With proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise, the Company procures, manages and delivers printed materials and promotional products as part of a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago, IL, employs over 1,000 individuals, and maintains 44 global offices. Among the many industries InnerWorkings’ services are: retail, financial services, hospitality, non-profits, healthcare, food & beverage, broadcasting & cable, education, transportation and utilities.