New Era Converting Machinery wins 3M’s Supplier of the Year Award


A line out of the portfolio of New Era (photo: New Era Converting Machinery)
A line out of the portfolio of New Era (photo: New Era Converting Machinery)

New Era Converting Machinery, Inc., a leading manufacturer of purpose-built web converting equipment based in Paterson, New Jersey, was honoured with the 2017 3M Supplier of the Year Award in recognition of the company’s contribution to improving 3M’s competitiveness. 

This year,3M recognised 16 suppliers – among thousands in its global supply base – for world class performance in providing products and/or services. These suppliers were identified and rated based on strategic spend, contract compliance, actions taken to improve 3M’s relevance and overall supplier performance (quality, delivery, responsiveness, cost, technology roadmaps). An awards ceremony will be held on 3 October 2018 at the 3M Innovation Center.

“3M is a valued customer and we are honoured to be recognised as supplier of the year for capital projects,” said Frank Lembo, CEO of New Era.  “We have enjoyed a great relationship with 3M and aim to continue that partnership for many years.”

“Supplier collaboration is critical to supply chain success,” said Debora Fronczak, vice president, 3M Strategic Sourcing. “We are fortunate to work with great suppliers who are committed to fostering a relationship with 3M.  These partnerships help us to serve our customers with innovative and valuable solutions. It’s important that we recognise our most outstanding suppliers, and that’s what this award is all about.”