Auburn Hills, MI — DESTACO, a global provider of high-performance automation, workholding and containment solutions, recently received “Tooling Components Vendor of the Year” honors from MSC Industrial Supply Co., a distributor of Metalworking and Maintenance, Repair and Operations products and services to industrial customers throughout North America. MSC is No. 13 on Industrial Distribution’s Big 50 List.
The award recognizes DESTACO for excellence in sales performance, profitability, product innovation, marketing, field support, operational performance and outstanding customer service in 2016. DESTACO is the inaugural winner of MSC’s Vendor of the Year award in the tooling components category as a supplier of manual and pneumatic clamps.
“MSC works hard to bring deep expertise and insight to help our manufacturing customers keep their operations up and running and improve their efficiency and performance. Our supplier partners play a critical role in bringing value to customers in this way,” said Ryan Esposito, Vice President-Metalworking Product Management for MSC. “The DESTACO team did an outstanding job of bringing economic value to our customers in 2016 and we are pleased to recognize their efforts with our Vendor of the Year award in the tooling components category.”
“Collaboration is the key component to the success we saw with MSC,” said Stefan Eggers, DESTACO’s Vice President of Global Sales and Service. “In pairing our entire team with MSC’s tooling components team, we were able to work proactively and provide additional value with faster service, special product needs and local assistance, which enabled us to overcome customer support challenges quickly and effectively.”