At the annual Partnership Conference, held April 13-15th in Dallas, TX, The Evergreen Marketing Group awarded Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation the prestigious Supplier of the Year Award for the first time. The award recognizes suppliers who achieve excellence in several categories, including innovative new products, total dollar volume, representative support/execution in the field, and membership commentary relative to planning for profit.
“Through a comprehensive marketing and training partnership, Milwaukee has helped us provide a high level of support to the end user by driving a solid relationship between manufacturer and supplier,” said Kevin Higginbotham, CEO of The Evergreen Marketing Group. “We are proud to present Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation with this well deserved award and look forward to working with them in the future.”
Accepting the award on behalf of Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation, Darrell Hendrix, Sr. VP of Sales, was honored by the recognition and said the company would build on this foundation of success.
As a preferred supplier, Milwaukee Electric Tool will continue to work with Evergreen distributor members to provide the end user with new products that deliver disruptive innovation, best-in-class performance, and solutions to increase productivity.
About Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation, a Brookfield, Wisconsin-based subsidiary of Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. (TTI) (HKEx stock code: 669, ADR symbol: TTNDY) is an industry leading manufacturer and marketer of professional, heavy duty power tools and accessories. Products include the legendary SAWZALL® reciprocating saws, M12™, M18™ & V28™ LITHIUM-ION cordless tools, HOLE-HAWG® drills, portable band saws, circular saws, driver drills, hammer drills, rotary hammers, grinders, sanders and a line of Test & Measurement and Hand Tools. Accessories include SAWZALL® blades, SWITCHBLADE® self-feed bits, BIG HAWG® hole cutters, THUNDERBOLT® drill bits and SHOCKWAVE Impact Duty™. For more information on the full line of Milwaukee® power tools and accessories, please call 1-800-SAWDUST or visit www.milwaukeetool.com.
About The Evergreen Marketing Group
The Evergreen Marketing Group is a cooperative organization founded in 1989 by six construction/industrial supply distributors. It currently consists of 71 distributors with more than 260 locations in the United States and Canada and has combined revenues of over $1 billion dollars. The group is focused on driving growth and profitability of its distributors and preferred suppliers through an on-going program of training & education, business development and partnering. Evergreen maintains an 17,000 square foot training center in Farmers Branch, Texas and offers the industry’s only professional certification program for distributor sales people. v