American Honda Recognizes Crown
Packaging, Inc. as a Top Supplier with Premier Partner Award
Honda Executive Vice President and COO
Yamada (left) and Crown Packaging President Michael K. Palmer (right)
TORRANCE, Calif., July 2013 –
American Honda Motor Co., Inc. Executive Vice President and COO Takuji
Yamada presented the company’s Premier Partner Award to Crown
Packaging, Inc., of Kettering, Ohio for excellence in on-site contract
packaging solutions. Crown Packaging was one of 15 award recipients selected
from 46 suppliers nominated by American Honda associates out of more than
1,000 eligible companies.
“We are pleased to receive this award and be a partner with American Honda.
We are proud to be recognized for our lean approach that continues to
improve operational efficiencies and optimize value, quality and services,”
said Michael Palmer, President of Crown Packaging.
The award program was established in 1998 to recognize suppliers who embrace
American Honda’s philosophy of exceeding customer expectations with
exceptional quality and service. This year’s award winners represent
excellence in a variety of industries including transportation, marketing,
logistics, packaging and more.
“The Premier Partner Awards highlight an outstanding group of suppliers that
provide Honda with exceptional service each and every day,” said Charles
Harmon, American Honda’s senior manager of Corporate Procurement and
Corporate Services. “Their support is critical to our ability to provide our
customers with quality customer service and products. We are proud to
recognize them for their exceptional contributions.”
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