Beacon awarded three supplier partners with awards “for their service commitment in 2023” as part of its first annual supplier awards program.

“We pride ourselves on providing the best products and services to our customers. Strong partnerships with all our exceptional suppliers allow us to jointly help contractors innovate and grow,” Jonathan Bennett, Beacon’s chief commercial officer, said. “Beacon’s coast-to-coast presence, scale advantage, last mile logistics, and channel management drive top suppliers to partner with us and we could not be more pleased to highlight the best of the best in our awards.”

The honorees for 2023 include:

  • Trail Blazer Award: Klauer Manufacturing. The award recognizes a supplier who looks for new ways to innovate and partner. In 2023, Klauer meshed Beacon’s Ambition 2025 strategy with their own and committed to above market growth, new product initiatives, sales training, and giving back to the community, according to Beacon.
  • TRI-BUILT Award: Lomanco. The award recognizes a company who shares Beacon’s vision for building its premium-quality exclusive brand. In 2023, Lomanco collaborated with Beacon to provide a differentiated offer in the marketplace “both in terms of marketing and packaging as well as overall product value for our customers.”
  • Supplier of the Year Award: GAF. The award recognizes a supplier that “steps up to position Beacon to compete, grow, and attract new customers. In 2023, GAF aligned with Beacon’s branches to attract discretionary business in commercial roofing. The partnership with Beacon’s marketing and promotional team, sales enablement, national accounts, and product management “has been exemplary,” Beacon said.