TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global
leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today
announced that it has received both the 2012 EMS Partner Operational Excellence and Excellence in Partner IT Collaboration awards from Cisco. The distinctions were awarded during Cisco's 21st
Annual Supplier Appreciation Event.
The prestigious 2012 EMS Partner Operational Excellence award recognizes Celestica for demonstrating strong operational
performance as measured by Cisco's EMS Partner Scorecard and exhibiting
best-in-class support of major Supply Chain Operations initiatives. The
Excellence in Partner IT Collaboration award recognizes Celestica for leveraging information technology to
enable a strong, agile supply chain foundation for Cisco.
"Celestica delivered excellent performance across all areas: quality,
cost, delivery, and support, and we are pleased to award the company
with the 'EMS Partner Operational Excellence' award," said Jack Allen,
Senior Director, Logistics and Manufacturing Solutions, Cisco. "In
addition, their commitment to a collaborative internal culture and
external relationship with Cisco —demonstrated via the company's
agility and performance during Cisco's Large Scale Services
transformation — has earned Celestica their second award for 'Partner
in IT Collaboration'."
Cisco presented awards to suppliers in recognition of their
contributions to Cisco's success in fiscal year 2012. At the event
Cisco celebrated the shared successes of its global value chain with
strategic suppliers and manufacturing partners and reaffirmed its
commitment to a strong, continued partnership that will further
"We are very pleased to have received two prestigious awards from Cisco
that reflect the strategic and collaborative relationship we have
fostered with this valued customer," said Damian T. Wellesley-Winter,
Vice President and General Manager Cisco Global Business Unit,
Celestica. "This award is testament to our ability to deliver
innovative solutions to our customers, driving their success within
highly complex product portfolios."
Celestica is dedicated to delivering end-to-end product lifecycle
solutions to drive our customers' success. Through our simplified
global operations network and information technology platform, we are
solid partners who deliver informed, flexible solutions that enable our
customers to succeed in the markets they serve. Committed to providing
a truly differentiated customer experience, our agile and adaptive
employees share a proud history of demonstrated expertise and
creativity that provides our customers with the ability to overcome any
For further information on Celestica, visit www.celestica.com.
The company's security filings can also be accessed at www.sedar.com and www.sec.gov.
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SOURCE Celestica Inc.