September 12, 2011 // Franchising.com // PLYMOUTH, Mich. -- Marketing, print and graphic communications franchisor Allegra Network recently honored Xerox Corporation, the world's leading business process and document management company, with the "2010 Supplier of the Year" award at the company's recent annual convention.
Voted on by the company's print division franchise members, the award is given annually to a supplier that has growth initiatives to support their businesses, provides strong financial incentives and quick problem-solving avenues, offers leading-edge technologies, resolves customer complaints quickly and fosters strong communication.
"Xerox has been a preferred supplier for more than 10 years," said Allegra Network Vice President of Technology Tim Wood. "They have implemented many programs for our franchise system including a new customer support group to expedite the handling of our purchase, supplies, service and problem-solving requests. We are grateful for their efforts and long-time partnership."
Xerox Vice President of Graphic Communications and Strategic Relations Marc Young said, "Allegra Network has been a great partner over the past decade helping us to better understand the needs of their franchises so we can continually increase our value to the Network. They have helped us tailor our offerings so they are relevant for this important market. I look forward to what we can do together in the future."
Allegra Network LLC is one of world's largest marketing, print and graphic communications franchises linking more than 450 locations across North America. The company ranks in the top 200 among all franchise companies in the world and is considered a leader in franchise training, technology implementation and system profitability. Allegra Network was founded in 1976 and today supports three primary brands under its print division - Allegra, American Speedy Printing and Insty-Prints, and the Signs Now brand under its sign division. For more information on Allegra Network, please call (800) 726-9050 or visit www.allegranetwork.com.
Headquartered in Norwalk, Conn., Xerox Corporation is a $22 billion leading global enterprise for business process and document management. Through its broad portfolio of technology and services, Xerox provides the essential back-office support that clears the way for clients to focus on what they do best: their real business. For more information, visit www.xerox.com, news.xerox.com, www.realbusiness.com or www.acs-inc.com.