On September 17, Cisco held its 22nd Annual Supplier Appreciation Event in Santa Clara, CA, USA. At the event, Sumitomo Electric was awarded the Excellence in Value Innovation Award.
This prestigious award recognizes Sumitomo Electric for exemplary efforts in increasing value for Cisco and implementing Value Engineering projects. Cisco presented awards to suppliers in recognition of their contributions to Cisco’s success in fiscal year 2013. At the event, Cisco celebrated the shared successes of its global value chain with strategic suppliers and manufacturing partners and reaffirmed its commitment to a strong, continued partnership that will further accelerate innovation.