CORPORATE NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/07/2018
Productive Resources Earns Recognition as a John Deere “Partner-level Supplier”
SPRINGFIELD, IL – Productive Resources has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2017 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. The Springfield, IL based company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement. Company employees accepted the recognition of the Partner-level Supplier in October 2017.
Productive Resources is a supplier of Manufacturing/Engineering to John Deere’s operation in the United States.
Suppliers who participate in the Achieving Excellence program are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness. John Deere Supply Management created the program in 1991 to provide a supplier evaluation and feedback process that promotes continuous improvement.
March 3, 2017
Productive Resources Receives 2016 John Deere Supplier Diversity Award
Springfield, IL – Productive Resources has been selected as a recipient of the John Deere Supplier Diversity award for 2016. John Deere bestows the award annually to honor a small business, women-owned, or minority-owned business in its supply base. Nominated suppliers are evaluated for excellence in information sharing, problem resolution, responsiveness to requests, business relationships and adherence to the John Deere Supplier Code of Conduct. John Deere created the supplier diversity awards in 2011 to recognize small and diverse businesses. Company employees accepted the recognition during formal ceremonies held on January 11, 2017 in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Productive Resources is a supplier of Engineering and Staffing services to numerous John Deere locations throughout the United States. Productive Resources has been providing engineering services to some of the nation’s largest and most renowned companies for over fifteen years. A reputation for quality, cost effectiveness, and innovative solutions keeps clients turning to Productive Resources to meet their engineering services needs time and time again.