Werner Electric Receives the Hormel No. 1 Award


Hormel Foods Corporation has recently honored 26 suppliers with its prestigious Hormel No. 1 Award for their 2011 – 2015 performance. The honor is presented to the company’s top suppliers every five years.


In order for a supplier to qualify for the Hormel No. 1 Award, supplier partners must meet all 3 requirements:

  • Have a supplier rating index of 96 percent or better in the fourth calendar quarter of the reporting year. The average of the five-year supplier rating index must be equal to or greater than 96 percent.
  • Be a recipient of the Spirit of Excellence Award (an annual award given by Hormel Foods) for a minimum of four times throughout the last five consecutive years.
  • Meet additional requirements in the areas of: number of products sold by the supplier to Hormel Foods; dollars of exposure and deliveries to Hormel Foods; number of Hormel Foods locations serviced; and participation in continuous improvement processes.

We are honored to be among the recipients of this prestigious award. Hormel is a fantastic partner of ours and we look forward to continuing our work with them into a prosperous 2017!

Read the official press release here

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