This year, 3M recognized 20 suppliers supporting its operations in the U.S. and Canada, among thousands in its global supply base, for performance in providing products and services. These suppliers were identified and rated based on actions taken to improve 3M’s competitiveness and overall supplier performance.
Porex develops porous polymer products for absorption, application, diffusion, filtration, reflectivity, venting and wicking.
“We are extremely honored to receive the 3M Supplier of the Year Award from one of our most valued partners,” said Porex CEO Rob Carpio in a news release. “Through our collaboration, we are helping 3M deliver essential products that make the world safer, healthier and more productive by providing greater comfort and safety to front-line workers who play a critical role in the fight against COVID-19.”
“Supplier collaboration is critical to supply chain success,” said Debora Fronczak, vice president, 3M Strategic Sourcing. “We are fortunate to work with great suppliers who are committed to fostering a relationship with 3M. These collaborative relationships help us to serve our customers with innovative and valuable solutions. It’s important that we recognize our most outstanding suppliers, and that’s what this award is all about.”