Vendor Relations

Vendor Relations

What Printpack expects of our Suppliers:

  • Maintain the highest standards of ethical conduct and integrity and adhere to the Printpack Supplier Code of Conduct.
  • Abide by the terms and conditions of our purchase orders and our Master Supply Agreement.
  • Present new and innovative ideas and materials that can help us make better products, create new markets, reduce costs, or otherwise improve our operations.
  • Meet all our specifications and be able to demonstrate such compliance through an effective quality management and process control system.
  • Reply promptly and accurately to our inquiries, correspondence, and other communications.
  • Provide a safe workplace for your employees and abide by our health and safety rules when on our site.
  • Conduct your operations in a manner that respects basic international principles relating to labor standards, and protect the environmental quality of each community in which your does business.
  • Meet your commitments, or notify us in advance.
  • Cooperate with us in all respects with our supplier evaluation process.
  • Respect the confidentiality of our business dealings.

What Suppliers should expect from Printpack:

  • Maintain the highest standards of ethical conduct and integrity.
  • Negotiate for our requirements in the spirit of fairness and mutual respect and with a view towards loyal long-term relationships.
  • Establish the environment and working relationship that will encourage the development of new ideas and their utilization for the mutual benefit of both companies.
  • Provide accurate specifications, reasonable lead-times and, where available, demand forecasts that allow suppliers to meet their commitments.
  • Provide feedback on the performance of your products in our processes.
  • Commit to provide a work environment that strives to protect the health and safety of our associates, our customers and our suppliers.
  • Promote fair labor practices and maintain environmentally sound business practices in how we treat our associates and manage our business and our supply chain.
  • Fulfill our commitments and obligations.
  • Evaluate suppliers against measurable business objectives, and to reward those who provide us greater value through continuous improvement.
  • Respect the confidentiality of our business dealings.