Yum! Supplier, Tronex International, Recognized As 2014 Supplier Of The Year

Dec 1, 2014 11:30 AM ET

Yum! Global Newsroom: Business

Long-standing Yum! supplier, Tronex International, Inc., was recognized by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) as a 2014 Supplier of the Year at their annual conference held in Orlando, FL in early November. NMDSC is dedicated to advancing business opportunities for certified minority businesses and connecting them with corporations. Tronex was one of 12,000 NMSDC-certified minority businesses who were eligible to win the award which recognizes business growth while overcoming obstacles, support of other minority business, and significant contributions to the growth and development of the community.

Tronex is a leading example of diverse suppliers adding value to the Yum! system, which is part of the larger commitment to Diversity & Inclusion. For more than a decade, Tronex has been a prime supplier of disposable gloves to KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Having a strong partnership with a leader in the disposable glove industry is very important to supporting the brand’s rigorous food safety standards that safeguard both employees and customers alike.

Visit the Tronex website to learn more about the organization and their recent recognition. Learn more about Yum!’s supplier diversity program.