Spartanburg, S.C. — Milliken has been named a 2020 Supplier Award winner by ADM (NYSE: ADM). During a virtual ceremony, ADM honored six companies based on superior performance and the ability to deliver exceptional value to ADM and its customers.
“We’re honored to partner with outstanding organizations that help us give customers an edge, drive innovation and execute with excellence as we unlock the power of nature to enrich the quality of life,” said Wade Wright, ADM Vice President of Indirect Procurement. “We appreciate the continued partnership with Milliken and are pleased to recognize their significant contributions to ADM with this award.”
The award criteria was based on both hard and soft data points from the supplier scorecard process, as well as direct feedback from ADM stakeholders. Awards were presented to non-commodity suppliers across six categories: Value in Excellence, Safety Excellence, Quality, Sustainability, Service in Excellence, and Supplier of the Year.
Milliken received the Value in Excellence award this year thanks to the efforts of Performance Solutions by Milliken, the company’s consulting business. Performance Solutions by Milliken, drawing from foundational lessons learned as Milliken implemented its own world-class performance system, helps other companies achieve substantial and sustainable improvements in their operations and safety excellence efforts.
“Performance Solutions by Milliken partners with our clients every day to deliver value resulting in sustainable improvement and cultural change,” states Jeff Price, Executive Vice President, Operations, for Milliken. “Our Practitioners around the world are honored to be recognized for their partnership with ADM in implementing ADM Performance Excellence so that ADM can better ‘Unlock Nature, Enrich Life.’”
Materials science expert Milliken & Company knows that a single molecule has the potential to change the world. With innovations spanning textiles, flooring, specialty chemicals, and healthcare, Milliken solutions answer the call of some of the world’s greatest challenges.Named to the World’s Most Ethical Companies list by Ethisphere Institute for 14 years, the company continues to meet the moment with an unwavering commitment to sustainably solving problems for its customers, industries and communities. Eight thousand associates across 46 locations globally rally behind a common purpose: to positively impact the world for generations. Discover more about the curious minds and inspired solutions at Milliken at www.icict.net, and join us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over. Learn more at www.adm.com.