Motion Industries wins Supplier of the Year

Company the only one to win in indirect procurement category

August 29, 2012
by Purchasing b2b staff

BIRMINGHAM, ALA—Heinz North America has named Motion Industries, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, Supplier of the Year in the indirect pProcurement category. Motion was the only company to receive the award in this category.  Heinz said that Motion had exceeded in delivering on its key objectives of cost savings, quality, efficiency, and innovation, during fiscal year 2012. It’s also the first time that Motion or any indirect supplier to Heinz North America has won this award for two consecutive years.

“Out of the hundreds of indirect suppliers to Heinz, Motion had to make a huge impact to Heinz to be nominated and selected for this award, given the competitive environment and quality suppliers managed by indirect procurement,” said Keith Nasse, indirect procurement senior buyer at Heinz North America. “Motion has clearly partnered with Heinz to help us improve our efficiencies and capture productivity gains.”