TCP Recognized by Walmart for Excellence in Product and Supplier Performance
(Aurora, Ohio – February 11, 2015) –– Technical Consumer Products, Inc. (TCP), a leader in energy-efficient lighting, has been recognized by Walmart’s supplier excellence awards for 2014 “Item of the Year” and “Supplier of the Year”. TCP’s Great Value 60 watt equivalent general purpose LED light bulb was the item of the year for Walmart’s Hardlines category, which includes electronics, equipment and tools. TCP was also nominated as one of six finalists for the supplier of the Item Of The Year for its stores (Walmart stocks over 120,000 products).
This is the second consecutive year that Walmart has named TCP as one of its “Suppliers of the Year” and awards TCP for its continuing commitment to excellent product delivery and customer service.
“We are honored to be recognized as supplier of the year by this strategic customer. TCP’s mission is to deliver high quality products and exceed our customers’ expectations,” said Jim Connolly, TCP Senior Vice President – North American Retail Division.
Founded in 1993 with its North America headquarters in Aurora, Ohio, Technical Consumer Products, Inc., a subsidiary of TCP International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: TCPI), is a leader in energy efficient lighting innovations. TCP’s extensive product offerings include LED lamps and fixtures, compact fluorescent lamps, energy efficient halogen lamps, exit and emergency lighting, decorative and outdoor fixtures, ballasts and fixtures, and linear lamps. TCP was named a 2014 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.