KGP Logistics Honored by AT&T as Outstanding Supplier

Apr 18, 2012, 14:37 ET from KGP Logistics

NEW CENTURY, Kan., April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Commitment to excellence over the past year has earned KGP Logistics recognition as a 2012 AT&T Supplier Award winner for its support of affiliates of AT&T*, one of the world's leading data, voice, wireless and Internet services providers.

"We are proud of our long-standing tradition of providing unparalleled, innovative products and services to our business and residential customers," said Tim Harden, president of AT&T Supply Chain and Fleet Operations. "We're successful on that front in large part thanks to extraordinary suppliers like KGP Logistics that consistently go above and beyond, exceeding our expectations and helping exceed those of our customers as well."

KGP Logistics was one of only six suppliers to receive the 2012 AT&T Supplier Award for its work in helping AT&T deliver outstanding service to its customers during the past year. KGP Logistics was recognized for its contributions across a broad scope of criteria, including supplier diversity results, creative cost management solutions, teamwork, customer service, product/service performance and sustainability.

"We are extremely honored and humbled to receive a 2012 AT&T Supplier Award.  This recognition reaffirms KGP's position providing substantial value to our customers through our wireless and wireline supply chain solutions," said Kathleen G. Putrah, Chairman and CEO of KGP Logistics.  "For more than 35 years KGP has been committed to going above and beyond to exceed customer expectations.  This unwavering commitment is embedded deep within our culture.   We sincerely value the opportunity to service AT&T, and we look forward to continuing to strengthen our relationship."

As part of its annual Supplier Award Program, AT&T took out a half-page ad in the April 17 edition of The Wall Street Journal to publicly thank the selected companies.

*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.

About KGP Logistics

KGP Logistics is one of the country's largest single-source value-added suppliers of supply chain services, communications equipment and integrated solutions to the telecommunications industry.  With a diverse and valued customer base, a national logistics network, and a portfolio of manufacturer partnerships that is second to none, the company is positioned to provide unique products and services to the communications market.

Chanel Cottengim


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