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NatureWorks bags two 3M Supplier of the Year Awards
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Oct '16
NatureWorks, a leading biopolymers supplier with its Ingeo portfolio of naturally advanced materials made from renewable feedstocks that compete with oil-based intermediates, plastics, and fibres, has bagged two 2016 3M Supplier of the Year Awards in recognition of the company's contribution to improving 3M's competitiveness and sustainability.

The company received awards in both polymers and sustainability categories for its work in supporting one of 3M's latest customer solutions.

This year, 3M recognised 11 suppliers among thousands in its global supply base for world class performance in providing products and/or services. These suppliers were identified and rated based on strategic spend, contract compliance, actions taken to improve 3M's relevance and overall supplier performance (quality, delivery, responsiveness, cost, and technology roadmaps).

Jose Varela, 3M's vice president of sourcing operations said, “Our suppliers are critical to our ability to execute our business strategies, benefit our customers and reach our 2025 sustainability goals. We are fortunate to work with great suppliers who are committed to maintaining a partnership with 3M and helping us service our global customers with the innovative and valuable solutions they expect. It's important that we recognise our most outstanding suppliers, and that's what this award is all about.” (GK)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


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