The award recognizes Universal Plastic Mold for demonstrating consistent and relentless excellence in quality, technology, flexibility, and supporting Pelican’s many supplier initiatives in the spirit of true partnership. The distinction was awarded during Pelican’s 2012 annual Supplier Appreciation Event, held in the Naismith Basket Ball Hall of Fame, Springfield, MA, on September 18, 2012.
“It is a great honor to receive the ‘Supplier of the Year’ award from Pelican and to be recognized for our dedication to quality products and superior customer responsiveness,” said Jason Dowling, President. “We value the excellent partnership we share with Pelican Products and believe the relationship enables both innovation and unsurpassed customer service. We also commend and thank our employees who have dedicated themselves to the success of both UPM and Pelican.”
“By utilizing UPM’s ability to mold and assemble parts, UPM also can be a full service 3PL provider create a competitive advantage for our customers”, said Jeff Racoosin, UPM’s Director of Sales and Marketing. “By utilizing this advantage we can partner up with our customers to become market leaders to work together to proactively tackle growth.”