Barenbrug USA awarded “Vendor of the Year” from Ace Hardware
Barenbrug USA has been named ‘Vendor of the Year’ by Ace Hardware Corporation, winning this honor out of 2,500+ vendors to Ace. Ace Hardware has more than 5,000 hardware stores locally owned and operated across the USA.
Barenbrug USA Team recently received this award at the Ace Hardware Spring Show
in Orlando. Vice President of Consumer Products Al Hirsch said, “Every year we
embark on this mission, and this year, we are honored that Ace Hardware has
recognized our commitment. We have a unique, customizable approach to customer service
that crafts a tailored strategy to assist Ace in meeting their needs. It has
been our purpose and passion to deliver world-class customer service for over
20 years; we are beyond proud of our team and organization for their hard work
Barenbrug USA delivered over 30 percent growth in sales and a 98 percent
On-Time-In-Full Rate (OTIF). In addition, Barenbrug USA supplies Ace Branded
Custom Mix packaging and a Bulk Seed Program. The company has also supported
the Ace Merchandising Team with market intelligence and unbiased information so
that Ace can work more wisely and efficiently. Over the past year, Barenbrug
USA has worked with 14 Ace Groups and provided inventive support for Ace
Corporate’s ad programs.
USA looks forward to continuing investments in technology and people in order
to fulfill our mission to deliver and support all of our customer’s needs now
and in the future in a world-class manner,” said Hirsch.