MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 7, 2019 – Kruger Products L.P. earned a prized place on the 2019 Best Managed Company list for the second consecutive year. The Company was recognized because of its overall performance. This distinction is a testament that Kruger Products, a leader in the consumer and away-from-home tissue categories, is making everyday life more comfortable.
“We’re approaching our business with new thinking,” says Dino Bianco, CEO, Kruger Products. “We are evaluating all aspects of our value chain and looking for inspired ways to evolve our business, and that takes great people with exceptional ideas.” The Company credits its strong performance to its people, who are the visionaries creating innovation.
In addition to a place on the Best Managed Companies ranking, Kruger Products has recently been named a GTA Top Employer, which recognizes companies that lead the way with the most progressive human-resources policies and initiatives. Kruger Products has been part of this list for seven consecutive years. It was also recognized on the Forbes Canada’s Best Employers list, which identifies companies doing the most for their employees to support employee retention and attraction. Kruger Products has been included in this ranking for three consecutive years.
Kruger Products believes in empowering its people because empowered employees grow their capabilities and feel comfortable to ask the tough questions, which often ignite discussion around changing the status quo. Ultimately, this constant idea-generation strengthens the company’s performance.
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About KP Tissue Inc.
KPT was created to acquire, and its business is limited to holding, a limited partnership interest in KPLP. KPT currently holds a 15.7% interest in KPLP. For more information visit www.kptissueinc.com.
About Kruger Products L.P.
Kruger Products L.P. is Canada’s leading manufacturer of quality tissue products for household, industrial and commercial use. KPLP serves the Canadian consumer market with such well-known brands as Cashmere®, Purex®, SpongeTowels® and Scotties®’. In the U.S., KPLP manufactures the White Cloud® brand, as well as many private label products. The Away-From-Home division manufactures and distributes high-quality, cost-effective product solutions to a wide range of commercial and public entities. KPLP has approximately 2,500 employees and operates eight FSC® (FSC® C104904) certified plants in North America. For more information, visit www.krugerproducts.ca.
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