On the evening of November 10, 2022, the award ceremony for this year's "Partner of the Year" by Procter & Gamble took place in Cincinnati, USA. On behalf of PAYER, Mr. Michael Viet, CEO of PAYER Group, and Mr. Shing Leong Hui, owner of PAYER Group, attended the ceremony and received this honorable award.
Eleven partners of P&G, who are an integral part of the world market leader's ecosystem, received awards in different categories and business areas. PAYER was awarded "Partner of the Year" in the GROOMING category.
“It is a very high honor and it is of particular importance to PAYER to receive this award. For PAYER, the long-term partnership with P&G is of great strategic importance. With our clear strategic orientation and our vision ONE PAYER TO BE NUMBER ONE, striving together as a team to be number 1 for our customers, we have managed to achieve this top performance. A big thank you goes to all employees who made this award possible,” emphasizes Michael Viet, CEO of PAYER Group.
Mr. Jon Moeller, Chairman, President & CEO P&G, emphasized the importance of the partnerships with the award winners at the awards ceremony: “You have been instrumental in our success. Their continued performance and partnership have enabled our growth together. We want to further strengthen the partnership between our companies because we believe it fosters competitive advantage.”
In 2008, P&G began the process of evaluating and rewarding external business partners for performance development. The reason for the introduction was to define, measure and jointly improve the performance of business partners in order to exceed business requirements and improve or strengthen the business relationship. The winners are selected from more than 50.000 business partners.
The PAYER Group was founded in 1946 and counts leading brands among its customers. Within the group, products are developed and manufactured for the following business areas: Healthcare & Medical and Home, Beauty & Personal Care.
The headquarters of the PAYER group of companies is in St. Bartholomä. In recent years, PAYER's technology and innovation center has specialized more and more in the manufacture of products for medical technology - in the areas of surgery, ventilation and diagnostics. Special disposable items, microfluidic products and smaller assemblies are focused on.
In addition to the headquarters, production is already taking place at locations in Hungary and China. Furthermore, a production site is currently being set up in Malaysia. The company develops and produces with more than 1.100 employees under the highest quality standards and with its own production facilities. This enables PAYER to solve customer challenges and implement requirements as well as to take up visionary ideas and develop innovative product solutions - from the idea to series production.