Canadian Packaging

Kinecor wins award

On February 26, 2011, Kinecor, the largest Canadian distributor of industrial bearings and power transmission components and services, was awarded the Sept‐Îles Chamber of Commerce 'Services aux grandes entreprises', following the votes of large enterprises in the region including Wabush Mines, Aluminerie Alouette and the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC).


March 8, 2011
by Canadian Packaging Staff

From left to right: Gino Lévesque – VP GM Wabush Mines Cliffs, Representing the Kinecor Sept‐Îles team: Alain Labrie – Branch Manager, Denis Pelletier – External Sales Rep, Cindy Paré – External Sales Rep, Linda Thériault – Project Manager, Jean‐Philippe Landry – Internal Sales Rep. Louis Gravel – General Manager Product Delivery QNS&L and Gilles Desgagnés – Service Superintendant Aluminerie Alouette.

On February 26, 2011, Kinecor LP, headquartered in Lachine, Que. and the largest Canadian distributor of industrial bearings and power transmission components and services, was awarded  the Sept‐Îles Chamber of CommerceServices aux grandes entreprises‘, following the votes of large enterprises in the region including Wabush Mines, Aluminerie Alouette and the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC).

The award, most sought‐after by SMEs (small and medium enterprises), is offered to the company that provides continuous quality service to the large enterprises.

The 2011 achievement is the second time Kinecor has won, the first in 1999 when the contest was founded.

“We’re very proud of this distinction and would like to congratulate Alain Labrie, branch manager of Kinecor Sept‐Îles, and his team for their outstanding effort. It’s the synergy that drives the team to follow their motto: Service comes first,” states Karim Asri, regional manager, Kinecor LP – Eastern Quebec.

The selection criteria for this award are:  competitiveness and price stability; timeliness, continuous improvement, after‐sales service, value‐added service from proposed initiatives, health and safety, the environment, as well as community involvement.

For more information, visit www.kinecor.com.