DSSI Names Informs, Resistance Welding and Volk as Premier Suppliers
Southfield-MI, November 19,2007 --
DSSI LLC, a leading provider of procurement outsourcing services,
named Informs Inc., Resistance Welding Machine and Accessory and
Volk Corporation, as its first Premier Suppliers. The premier supplier
designation was created to recognize suppliers who have met the highest
service levels across a variety of criteria including request for
quote response timing, on time delivery, purchase order confirmations
and cost saving targets.
"DSSI strives to build relationships with the best indirect suppliers in the
marketplace," says Sheila Wolney, director of purchasing for DSSI. "We manage
hundreds of thousands of transactions annually, rigorously measuring and
managing performance. Through this process, we know the suppliers who
provide exceptional service and are pleased to recognize these
progressive companies with this award."
"Our relationship with DSSI is truly viewed as a strategic partnership. We are
working as one to generate profitable revenue by providing the most competitive
products to the market place and our shared customers," says Dave Hockstra,
vice president of sales and marketing for Informs Inc. "We are honored to be
elevated to premier status. This demonstrates both company’s continued
commitment toward cleaner and more efficient operations."
Pete Battista, president at Resistance Welding Machine and Accessory commented,
"We're delighted that DSSI selected Resistance Welding as its premier supplier
for spot welding supplies and accessories, a decision we believe will further
strengthen the position of both companies in the industries we serve. We look
forward to further building our relationship with DSSI as a premier supplier,
while continuing to meet and exceed the expectations of customers."
"Volk is honored to become a DSSI Premier Supplier. We have found that using the
DSSI performance report, in conjunction with our ISO 9000 program, has helped us
achieve greater customer satisfaction in customer service, delivery and order
quality," said Ken Binder, sales and marketing representative for Volk
DSSI presented awards to each of these suppliers at its supplier meeting held on
November 13, 2007.
About DSSI, LLC
DSSI, LLC is a global provider of purchasing services. Based in
Southfield, Michigan, DSSI also has offices in Atlanta, Georgia and
Louisville, Kentucky. For more information about DSSI, visit
About Informs Inc.
Informs offers an expansive range of data collection products from scanners to
barcode hardware and software to total wireless networks. For more information visit
About Resistance Welding Machine & Accessory
Resistance Welding Machine & Accessory is a full-service distributor and
manufacturer that has been providing quality spot welding supplies and equipment
since 1987. We pride ourselves on responding to our customers needs with outstanding
quality products, on-time delivery, and excellent value-added services at competitive prices.
Therefore, we are able to offer our customers the combination of goods and services
at the lowest total cost.
About Volk Corporation
Volk Corporation was founded in 1890 as Volk Stamp and Stencil Company and has
grown over the last 110 years to provide marking, signage, custom stamps, labels
and promotional products across a variety of industries. For more information visit