Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee has selected Amgraph Packaging, Inc., of Baltic, Connecticut, as its 2018 Supplier of the Year. Amgraph is the first American supplier to receive the distinction and the first tea packaging supplier to be recognized.
According to Fred Schaeffer, president and CEO of Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee, Amgraph helped the company by providing cost-effective and innovative flexible packaging solutions.
"The personal, face-to-face service that our Ajax plant receives through regular visits makes our relationship a special one," he said. "We truly appreciate the effort of account managers Kevin Lang and Maggie Wilson, along with the entire Amgraph team."
The Supplier of the Year honor was established to recognize excellence in quality, delivery, cost, responsiveness, innovation and engagement. The award recognized Amgraph for bringing unique technical expertise, in-depth knowledge of the tea industry and a genuine passion for customer service to the table at every interaction. During fiscal 2018, Amgraph worked with Mother Parkers on key cost-savings initiatives, and the company achieved a 90 percent overall vendor service rating.
"The entire Amgraph team is honored to be recognized as the Supplier of the Year by a prestigious company like Mother Parkers,” says Kenneth Fontaine, president and CEO of Amgraph Packaging. “Working with them has been our pleasure, and we will continue to deliver the level of quality, service, and innovative solutions they have come to expect from us."