Molex announced that it has received the 2017 Supply Chain Operations Supplier of the Year Award from Cisco. This prestigious award recognizes Molex for exceeding expectations in supporting Cisco supply chain priorities and initiatives while providing differentiated contributions in the areas of quality, technology, responsiveness, flexibility, value creation, and sustainability.
Molex also received the Cisco GSM Supplier of the Year Award for demonstrating excellence in quality, technology, flexibility, and productivity, and exceeding expectations to support the success of Cisco and its customers. Additionally, Molex received an award for Excellence in delivery and flexibility for executing under tremendous delivery pressures and increased flexibility needs to enable on-time commitments and ensure positive customer experiences for Cisco. The distinctions were awarded during Cisco’s 26th Annual Supplier Appreciation Event, held August 31 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California.
“The theme this year for our Supplier Appreciation event is ‘Connecting the Unconnected: Transforming to the Digital Supply Chain,’ which highlights our laser focus on enabling break-through value in operational commitments and customer satisfaction through digital orchestration,” said Jeff Purnell, vice president, Global Supplier Management, Cisco. “As we continue on our digitization journey, our strong relationships and close collaboration with our supplier and partner ecosystem will continue to play a critical role in our continued innovation, productivity and ultimately success.”
Cisco presented awards to its partners and suppliers in recognition of their contributions to Cisco’s success in fiscal year 2017. At the event, Cisco celebrated the collective achievements of its most strategic suppliers and partners, and reaffirmed its commitment to a strong, continued partnership that will further accelerate innovation, alignment and operational excellence.