ORANGEBURG, N.Y. — Walmart has recognized Nice-Pak as its Private Brand Supplier of the Year. The private-brand supplier award is new for Walmart in FYE 2017 and was awarded to Nice-Pak as a result of its overall collaboration with product innovation, thought leadership and category insights.
"To participate in a conference with so many great suppliers, your industry peers and the leadership from the Walmart Consumables Team, and be awarded the Supplier of the Year for Private Brands is both an extraordinary and humbling experience," stated Scott Wedding, VP sales, Walmart Team Lead, Nice-Pak. "Our Walmart support team at Nice-Pak and the Nice-Pak cross-functional teams have an enormous amount of pride in being the best that we can with our business responsibilities, and I think this recognition is a culmination of our collective efforts."
Nice-Pak has been a Walmart supplier for more than 35 years, supplying both branded and private brand products that are manufactured in the U.S. Nice-Pak has been the recipient of Walmart supplier awards in the past, including the 2014 Corporate Responsibility Award from the consumables and health-and-wellness teams, as well as the 2013 Certification of Appreciation Award.
Nice-Pak was presented with the award at the Walmart Growth Forum Conference in Bentonville, Ark.