InnerWorkings (NASDAQ: INWK ), a leading global marketing supply chain company, today announced that it has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2012 and was inducted into the Supplier Hall of Fame in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. Hall of Fame status is given after a supplier attains a Partner-level rating for five consecutive years. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. The Chicago-based company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and services of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement. Company employees accepted the recognition during formal ceremonies held on March 5 in Davenport, Iowa.
InnerWorkings is the print management solutions provider for John Deere’s operations in North America.
"Receiving this recognition from Deere & Company and being inducted into the Hall of Fame shows the strength of InnerWorkings’ solution to deliver exceptional print management services to our clients," said John Eisel, chief operating officer of InnerWorkings. "Deere & Company expects outstanding performance from its partners and the dedication of our team is evidenced by achieving this award for the fifth consecutive year."
Suppliers who participate in the Achieving Excellence program are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness. John Deere Supply Management created the program in 1991 to provide a supplier evaluation and feedback process that promotes continuous improvement.About InnerWorkings, Inc. InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK) is a leading global marketing supply chain company servicing corporate clients across a wide range of industries. With proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise, the Company procures, manages and delivers printed materials and promotional products as part of a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago, IL, employs approximately 1,300 individuals, and maintains 47 global offices. Among the many industries InnerWorkings services are: retail, financial services, hospitality, non-profits, healthcare, food & beverage, broadcasting & cable, education, transportation and utilities. For more information visit: www.inwk.com.