Navigation Links
OfficeMax Named the 2009 Recipient of The UHC Service Excellence Supplier Award
Date:4/22/2009

-OfficeMax Honored As Supplier of the Year by UHC and Novation for Outstanding Service-

NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) and Novation, the healthcare industry's leading contracting services company, announced today that OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, is the 2009 recipient of UHC Service Excellence Supplier Award most notably as Supplier of the Year. The UHC Service Excellence Supplier Award recognizes outstanding contributions from suppliers.

UHC and Novation present the award to a supplier that provides exceptional support and commitment toward helping members achieve their supply chain goals. Candidates for the award are recommended and selected by UHC members and Novation's senior leadership team based on support of UHC and Novation, responsiveness to staff and members, and contract administration compliance criteria.

"We are absolutely thrilled and honored to be recognized for this award," said Jim Durkin, EVP of North American Sales for OfficeMax. "This award is a direct result of our ongoing, unwavering focus to finding innovative solutions that help us go above and beyond what's expected by our customers. My team is always looking to move the bar and I'm happy to share this award with them."

Roberta G. Graham, UHC's executive vice president, stated, "We're delighted to honor OfficeMax with an award that signifies its important contribution in helping our members reduce costs and improve supply chain efficiencies. OfficeMax provides great service and exceptional value."

To determine the finalists, UHC members are surveyed and asked to recommend suppliers and distributors that represent the highest standards in service, responsiveness, and meeting member needs. Once the member evaluations were received, UHC and Novation senior management selected OfficeMax as Supplier of the Year based on the aforementioned criteria.

About OfficeMax

OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leader in both business-to-business office products solutions and retail office equipment. The OfficeMax mission is simple. We help our customers do their best work. The company provides office supplies and paper, in-store print and document services through OfficeMax ImPress(R), technology products and solutions, and office furniture to consumers and to large, medium, and small businesses. OfficeMax customers are served by more than 30,000 associates through direct sales, catalogs, e-commerce, and more than 1,000 retail stores. For more information, visit OfficeMax.com.

About Novation

Founded in 1998, Irving, Texas-based Novation is the leading health care contracting services company, delivering unmatched savings and value to nearly 2,500 members of the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), and VHA Inc., two national health care alliances, and nearly 12,000 members of Provista, LLC. Through its competitive contracting process, Novation develops and manages contracts with more than 500 suppliers. Novation offers the most extensive range of advanced contracting services, including contract development, contract and supplier management, custom contracting, enhanced savings programs, online contract management and analytical tools, order management, and online supplier connectivity. UHC, Provista, and VHA members used Novation contracts to purchase more than $33.1 billion in 2007.

    OfficeMax Media Contacts:             OfficeMax Investor Contact:
    William Bonner   Jennifer Rook        Mike Steele
    630-864-6057     630-864-6057         630-864.6826


'/>"/>
SOURCE OfficeMax
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Agito Networks Named to the First Annual InformationWeek Startup 50 Listing
2. Hoag named in top 125 hospitals by Consumers' CHECKBOOK as reported by AARP The Magazine
3. Katherine Widness Named Director of Grants and Foundation Relations for the Sisters of Charity Health System
4. Two QHR Management Clients Named to Thomson Reuters' 100 Top Hospitals Rutherford Hospital, Inc. and Wooster Community Hospital Honored for Performance Excellence
5. Sally L. Glaser, Ph.D., Named CEO of the Northern California Cancer Center
6. Bruce R. Korf, MD, PhD is Named President of the American College of Medical Genetics
7. Aflacs Dan Amos Named Americas Best CEO for Life Insurance by Institutional Investor Magazine
8. Former Head of Office of Lilly CME, Steve Davidson, RPh, Named Medical Education Specialist at CME Enterprise
9. Sigma is Named AOR for Water-Jel Technologies, The World Leader in Burn Care Products
10. Sodexo Named as One of the Top Three Companies for African Americans on 2009 DiversityInc Top Ten Companies List
11. John C. Moran Named Chairman of the Board at Core Essence Orthopaedics
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2017)... , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... been previously exposed to more adverse experiences than children in the general population. ... such as abuse, neglect or other family challenges. While no fault of their ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Early detection and elimination ... safety and minimize the cost of development. In this webinar, sponsored by Molecular ... lines and for cardiac toxicity using induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs). , In ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in ... responds to and which He does not. Yisrayl says with so many titles and ... true name, but he says with a little Scripture, backed with a lot of research, ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Intellitec Solutions announced the ... implement a Microsoft Dynamics GP solution that integrates to their PointClickCare EHR software ... in long-term care, Brooke Grove now has the capability to achieve its goal ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... , ... April 28, 2017 , ... Rob Lowe is ... now he has leant his presence to an educational purpose as the host of ... important one being cancer. In a recent episode, the series focuses on thyroid cancer. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... 20, 2017 Research and Markets has ... Manufacturing Services Market Analysis By Service (Manufacturing, Research), By Country, ... - 2025" report to their offering. ... The Latin American pharmaceutical contract manufacturing ... 2025 Low drug registration cost in Latin American ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... 19, 2017 The Mobile X-Ray product segment is ... CAGR during the forecast period Mobile X-Ray segment ... digital mobile X-Ray devices market, which is estimated to be ... at a CAGR of 7% over the forecast period. Mobile ... more than US$ 100 Mn in 2017 over 2016. The ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... YORK , April 19, 2017 ... This report on the prostate cancer therapeutics ... the global market. Increasing prevalence of prostate cancer, ... innovation in the development of new drugs & ... prostate cancer drug due to lesser side effects ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: