La-Z-Boy Awards Surya Vendor Partner of the Year
Posted on April 24, 2013 by
CALHOUN, Ga.-La-Z-Boy recently recognized home accessories brand Surya with its Vendor Partner of the Year Award during the company's Vendor Appreciation Dinner on April 17 in High Point, N.C. In lieu of giving a plaque to Surya, La-Z-Boy contributed $500 to Surya's philanthropic partner, the Akshaya Patra Foundation, a meal program that feeds 1.3 million underprivileged children daily in schools across India.
"Our Vendor Partner of the Year Award is the highest recognition the La-Z-Boy retail division bestows on our vendor partners," said Dan King, vice president retail division, La-Z-Boy Inc. "Surya earned this honor through consistent execution of our customers' orders, teaming up with our buyers to stay relevant in the marketplace and by having strong sales performance. In addition, we were very impressed with Surya's commitment to philanthropic efforts and helping those who are less fortunate. We feel very thankful to have a world-class team like Surya helping La-Z-Boy Retail to delight our clients."
Surya's association with La-Z-Boy has grown over the years, and this latest recognition solidifies the long-standing relationship between the two. "We're extremely honored to receive this award from a retailer like La-Z-Boy--a brand that consistently shows such commitment and attentive service to its customers. It reaffirms that the passion we put behind our products and services can directly translate to shopper satisfaction," said Surya President Satya Tiwari.