KGP Logistics Honored by AT&T as Outstanding Supplier

May 14, 2013, 10:46 ET from KGP Logistics

FARIBAULT, Minn., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Commitment to excellence over the past year has earned KGP Logistics recognition as a 2013 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 2013 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 creative cost management solutions, teamwork, customer service, product/service performance, sustainability, and supplier diversity results.

"Across KGP, we consider it a privilege to service AT&T each and every day, and it is indeed a great honor to be receiving this distinguished award" said Kathleen G. Putrah, Chairman and CEO of KGP Logistics.  "In our ever changing industry, we remain unconditionally committed to taking excellent care of our Customers and ensuring we stay a relevant part of their futures through our wireless and wireline supply chain solutions.  This humbling recognition affirms we are accomplishing those goals."

As part of its annual Supplier Award Program, AT&T took out a half-page ad in the May 14 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.

Contact: Chanel Cottengim, 1-913-393-6489,

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