For Immediate Release
Contact: Tony Dvorak

Superior Workforce Solutions Awarded Quality and Innovation Award from Sonoco for their Achievement in Contingent Labor Management

Buffalo—June 7, 2016—Sonoco has awarded Superior Group the 2016 Quality and Innovation Award for their achievements in contingent program labor management.  One of the goals for Superior Group is to continually manage the compliance/risk reduction and cost savings efforts for Sonoco, while also sustaining valuable relationships with suppliers that provide vital support Sonoco plants.

The Quality and Innovation Award means a great deal to Superior Group, as it represents their continuous strides in increasing efficiencies through their MSP.  Superior focuses on creating the highest levels of services, from managed service programs to their proprietary VMS (Work Nexus), Superior’s focus is on the needs and objectives and increasing their customers’ bottom line.

Superior Group formed a partnership with Sonoco in 2008 with an aim to provide a seamless transition from its “first generation” model to an outsourced, streamlined solution that leveraged best practices and provided cost savings. In 2016 over 150 Sonoco plants have deployed the Superior MSP/VMS solution, which continues to drive Sonoco’s goals and business objectives.

“It’s an honor to be recognized by a company such as Sonoco, who is a truly innovative leader in their industry,” said Lynne Marie Finn, President and CEO of Superior Workforce Solutions. “I’d like to thank Sonoco for this honor, because they are a valued partner, and it is a true reflection of Superior’s dedicated employees, whose commitment to going beyond continues to deliver innovative and agile solutions.”

Founded in 1965, Superior Workforce Solutions, Inc.—a member of Superior Group—is a WBENC-certified provider of strategic workforce process solutions. The company’s strategic services enhance productivity through the provision of managed service programs (MSPs), vendor management systems (VMSes), independent contractor compliance programs (ICCPs), and other procurement/supply chain management solutions. Headquartered in Williamsville, NY, Superior maintains offices throughout North America, as well as in South America, Europe, Africa, and Asia.