Vollrath and Libbey take inaugural Willhelm award.
Allied Buying Corporation, a Lombard, Ill.-based buying group, recognized a series of foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers with its annual Supplier of the Year awards. ABC also introduced its Tom Wilhelm Distinguished Supplier of the Year Award, named after the organization’s long-time executive director who will retire at the end of this year.
As voted on by ABC’s dealer members, the inaugural Tom Wilhelm award went to a pair of companies: The Vollrath Company and Libbey Foodservice.
ABC’s Suppliers of the Year for 2013 are:
In addition, ABC presented its Supplier Sales Executive of the Year award to Dennis Park of The Vollrath Company, and Karen Pierce of Libbey Foodservice.