Libbey: Partner Award of Excellence for second consecutive year

Libbey Inc. announced at the end of April 2009 that Target Corporation has named it as a recipient of its 2008 “Partner Award of Excellence” for the second consecutive year.
Innovative leadership, su…

Libbey Inc. announced at the end of April 2009 that Target Corporation has named it as a recipient of its 2008 “Partner Award of Excellence” for the second consecutive year. Innovative leadership, superior business practices and commitment to Target Corporation“s core strategies of differentiation, value and reliability are the features that Target considers when selecting recipients. Moreover, Target Corporation acknowledges the extraordinary passion for performance and dedication to Target. “This award is a reflection of our strong commitment to quality and service, and we are very proud to be acknowledged by such a prestigious retailer and partner as Target Corporation,” said Dan Ibele, Libbey“s vice president and general sales manager, North America. “We take great pride in having the exceptional honor of winning this award for two consecutive years,” Ibele added. The award was presented to Libbey at Target corporate headquarters in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Libbey is the largest manufacturer of glass tableware in the western hemisphere and one of the largest glass tableware manufacturers in the world. The company is expanding its international presence with facilities in China, Mexico, the Netherlands and Portugal, and is the leading manufacturer of tabletop products for the US foodservice industry. Moreover, it also supplies products to foodservice, retail, industrial and business-to-business customers in over 100 countries.