8 Jan 08
Ergodyne Wins Fastenal Supplier Of The Year Award
St. Paul, Minn. (January 8, 2008)—Fastenal in December named Ergodyne its 2007 Class Four Supplier of the Year for overall excellence in service. The award was presented in an evening ceremony at the annual Fastenal Employee Expo in Orlando, Fla., on Dec. 5.
Fastenal, a leading North American industrial distributor, annually recognizes exemplary suppliers in six sales-based classes with its Supplier-of-the-Year Award. To determine winners, Fastenal analyzes annual supplier sales and operational statistics, including daily average sales growth, percent of stores active, sales event support, marketing/product development support and fulfillment. The final element in the process is a vote of corporate staff members.
“It’s an honor and a thrill to win Fastenal’s Supplier-of-the-Year Award for our class and sales level,” said Tom Votel, president and CEO, Ergodyne. “We see this achievement as a direct result of great collaboration between our organizations.”
Since 1983, Ergodyne has pioneered the development of products that Make The Workplace A Betterplace™. What started with just one product has grown into a line of top flight, battle-tested, Tenacious Work Gear®; all precision crafted to provide protection, promote prevention and manage the elements for workers on jobsites the world over. The current lineup is extensive and constantly growing: ProFlex® Hand Protection, ProFlex® Knee Pads, ProFlex® Supports, Skullerz® Head Protection, Skullerz® Eye Protection, Trex™ Footwear Accessories, Chill-Its® Cooling Products, N-Ferno® Warming Products, GloWear® Hi-Vis Apparel, Squids® Lanyards, Arsenal® Gear and Tool Storage and SHAX® Portable Work Shelters.