MonoSol AwardThe Procter & Gamble Co. named MonoSol LLC, a Kuraray Company, an External Business Partner of the Year for 2014 at P&G’s annual Recognition Dinner on January 8th in Cincinnati, Ohio.

One of just seven among 75,000 suppliers to receive P&G’s highest honor, this marks the second consecutive year that MonoSol, world technology leader in water-soluble delivery systems, has been so recognized as a top Chemical & Ingredient supplier to P&G.

“To us, ‘Partner’ is the key term in this award, reflecting the attitude and actions that everyone at MonoSol brings to customer relationships,” says P. Scott Bening, MonoSol President and CEO, Division Head, Kuraray WS Film Division. 

“Our collaboration with P&G demonstrates partnership aspects in two key areas.  Our ongoing innovation in water-soluble delivery systems results in P&G being able to delight consumers worldwide.  ‘Partnering’ also enables us to respond quickly and effectively with unique solutions to meet the many challenges faced when trying to deliver ultimate convenience to consumers.

“On behalf of MonoSol employees, we thank The Procter & Gamble Company for this award.  Your recognition is a tribute to them.”

Speaking at the event, A.G. Lafley, P&G Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, emphasized innovation, productivity and partnership, saying “P&G’s ask of you is that you partner with us on innovation.  Partner with us on productivity.  Let’s work together as partners to create value for each other, for consumers and for our industry.”

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