Davidson, N.C. — Ingersoll Rand, a global leader in compressed air systems and services, power tools and fluid and material handling equipment, has received the 2013 North America Supplier of the Year award for Capital Equipment from Nestlé in North America. Nestlé cites Ingersoll Rand’s ability to reduce the cost of equipment ownership, establish an innovative and consistent approach to the business relationship, and provide innovative equipment and service solutions for food and beverage manufacturing as the primary reasons they received the award.
“This is an important award for Ingersoll Rand as it recognizes the commitment and the continuing effort we’ve made to meet Nestlé’s needs and to build our relationship with them as a key customer,” said Richard Campbell, vice president of Ingersoll Rand compressed air systems in North America. “This award exemplifies the values we strive to deliver to each and every one of our customers — a deep understanding of their business and innovative equipment solutions supported by superb service that reduces the total cost of ownership.”
The Ingersoll Rand Compressed Air Systems and Services team has helped Nestlé reduce costs, increase productivity, and understand their energy issues while leveraging operating performance information to develop practical and effective solutions through the Ingersoll Rand PackageCare offering.
“What makes Ingersoll Rand different than other suppliers is the team’s proactive engagement to bring new equipment solutions and new service solutions to Nestlé,” Andy Murray, head of technical procurement for Nestlé North America. “After working together for a decade, our journey has now reached a great destination.”
Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Ingersoll Rand products range from complete compressed air systems, tools, and pumps to material and fluid handling systems. For more information, visit www.ingersollrand.com or www.ingersollrandproducts.com.