Fair Lawn, NJ – Sandvik Coromant has been selected from more than 3,000 top companies to receive MSC Industrial Supply Co.’s annual “Supplier of the Year” award, as well as Breakthrough Supplier recognition. MSC is a premier distributor of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) supplies to industrial customers throughout North America.
Introduced in 2017, MSC’s Supplier of the Year awards program is based on a rigorous set of criteria, including a strategic approach to customer service, technology innovation, new product introductions, breadth and quality of brand portfolios, operational excellence, sales training and engagement and marketing and sales materials. This year, MSC also recognized Sandvik Coromant as a Breakthrough Supplier which identifies suppliers for outstanding effort, partnership and above-market performance within the Metalworking category.
Sandvik Coromant President, Sean Holt, comments, “We’re honored to be recognized as Supplier of the Year by MSC. Successful partnerships such as the one between Sandvik Coromant and MSC give customers access to the combined strength of industry-leading brands that can truly add value to their business. We look forward to continued development of this partnership.”
“Although we consider all MSC suppliers among the best of the best, Sandvik Coromant is one of three suppliers this year who exemplify the drive, commitment and technical expertise and world-class brands, products and solutions that help us fulfill our commitment to making our customers’ businesses better,” said Greg Polli, Sr. Vice President of Category Management for MSC. “We greatly appreciate the considerable investment of resources these suppliers make with MSC to support our many mutual customers.”
Part of global industrial engineering group Sandvik, Sandvik Coromant is at the forefront of manufacturing tools, machining solutions and knowledge that drive industry standards and innovations demanded by the metalworking industry now and into the next industrial era. Educational support, extensive R&D investment and strong customer partnerships ensure the development of machining technologies that change, lead and drive the future of manufacturing. Sandvik Coromant owns over 3100 patents worldwide, employs over 7,900 staff, and is represented in 150 countries.
About MSC Industrial Supply Co.
MSC Industrial Supply Co. (NYSE:MSM) is a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services. We help our customers drive greater productivity, profitability and growth with more than 1.5 million products, inventory management and other supply chain solutions, and deep expertise from over 75 years of working with customers across industries.