Anaheim, CA–For the second consecutive year, Sears Holdings Corporation has recognized Premier Mounts as one of the select companies to receive its 2006 Partners in Progress awards. Premier Mounts received the award for its outstanding achievements in mounting technology.
The prestigious Partners in Progress award is presented annually to a select group of supplier companies that provide Sears Holdings with quality products and services, from apparel, appliances and tools to marketing, facilities design and technology. Less than one percent of Sears Holdings more than 41,000 suppliers earn the coveted award each year.
Partners in Progress was started more than 20 years ago and is a testament to the importance we place on having strong supplier relationships, said Aylwin B. Lewis, chief executive officer and president of Sears Holdings Corporation. The Sears Holdings culture is one that places a high priority on teamwork and a focus on customers. The Partners in Progress program allows our company to recognize those suppliers who have gone above and beyond to support Sears Holdings in our efforts to better serve our customers and grow profitably by working together.
It is a tremendous honor to receive Sears Holdings Partners in Progress, said Terry Baker, national sales manager-retail at Premier Mounts. To receive the award in back-to-back years is a testament to Premier Mounts dedication to its core values of innovation, support and partnership. The award is a symbol of our commitment to building strong and successful relationship within the retail industry.
The Partners in Progress program recognizes suppliers for product or service quality, innovation, diversity and overall market performance. The winners were selected from nominations submitted by Sears associates who purchase goods and services for the company in 2006.