ORBIS CORPORATION EARNS RECOGNITION AS A JOHN DEERE ’PARTNER-LEVEL SUPPLIER’ AND HALL OF FAME SUPPLIER
Corporation has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2016 and was inducted into the Supplier Hall of Fame in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program.
OCONOMOWOC, Wis. — June 8, 2017 — ORBIS® Corporation
has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2016 and was inducted into the Supplier Hall of Fame in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. Hall of Fame status is given after a supplier attains a Partner-level rating for five consecutive years. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. ORBIS, a company based in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, was recognized for its dedication in providing outstanding products and service, as well as a commitment to continuous improvement. Company employees accepted the recognition during formal ceremonies held April 18, 2017, in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Suppliers that 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 ORBIS Corporation
With more than 160 years of material handling expertise and 50 years of plastics innovations, ORBIS consists of a portfolio of businesses that meet the material handling needs of companies across many industries. ORBIS helps world-class customers move their product faster, safer and more cost-effectively. Using a proven approach, ORBIS experts analyze customers’ systems, design a solution and execute a reusable packaging program for longer-term cost savings and sustainability. Using life-cycle assessments to compare reusable and single-use packaging, ORBIS also helps customers reduce their overall environmental impact. ORBIS is a part of Menasha Corporation, one of the oldest family-owned manufacturers in the United States. As a steward of sustainability, ORBIS is committed to a better world for future generations. ORBIS tracks and measures its own resource utilization to continuously conserve natural resources and reduce waste. For more information, please visit www.orbiscorporation.com