Mannington Commercial Honored with Premier 2015 Supplier Legacy Award

Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC) has named Mannington Commercial as a winner in its 2015 Supplier Legacy Awards, for exceptional customer service and engagement, value creation through clinical excellence, and commitment to help reduce costs.

Winners were announced during an awards ceremony held at Premier’s annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition in National Harbor, Maryland. Each summer, thousands of health system, academic institution and supplier representatives attend the conference to learn practical, replicable strategies to improve healthcare delivery.

“Health system and supplier recipients of Premier’s 2015 Breakthroughs Awards are industry leaders that are transforming healthcare,” said Susan DeVore, Premier president and CEO in a press release. “We congratulate them for their innovative contributions to improving healthcare quality and reducing cost, as well as their work to improve the health of communities nationwide.”

“Mannington works very hard to provide value and service to Premier members on their aggregate flooring spend,” said Kathy Griffel, Mannington Commercial’s Director of Healthcare Sales. “We understand the fiscal pressures of today’s healthcare market and strive to meet these challenges with innovate flooring solutions. It is an honor to be recognized with the 2015 Supplier Legacy Award.”

Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC) is a leading healthcare improvement company and other services, Premier enables better care and outcomes at a lower cost. Premier, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient, plays a critical role in the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, collaborating with members to co-develop long-term innovations that reinvent and improve the way care is delivered to patients nationwide. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier is passionate about transforming American healthcare.

A fourth-generation, family owned company, Mannington Commercial offers a wide range of flooring solutions from a single point of contact – so its customers need never compromise between styling, performance, sustainability and customer service. The range of choices that work in carpet and hard surface categories is unparalleled, and its sustainability platform is built upon innovative measures to close the recycling loop, reduce waste streams, reuse waste materials and continue its leadership position in energy efficiency.