August 29th, 2016
Western Sydney manufacturer Solaris Paper has triumphed at the Coles Supplier Awards, winning the Best Product Launch Award for the development and launch of the ‘So Soft’ toilet paper brand.
At a gala dinner in Melbourne last night attended by around 1200 Coles suppliers and team members, Solaris Paper was awarded a winner’s trophy by Coles directors Chris Nicholas and George Dymond.
Solaris Paper has been recognised for producing this much-loved toilet paper brand which is bespoke to Coles and has been highly successful in a competitive market.
The company employs 100 team members at its state-of-the-art 18,000 square meter factory in Greystanes, where it manufactures its Australian distributed toilet paper.
Solaris Chief Executive Terry Hughes said “We are honoured to be recognised as a recipient of this award and the ongoing partnership we have with the Coles team.”
Coles Managing Director John Durkan congratulated Solaris.
“We’re proud to partner with a supplier who works so hard to deliver the highest quality of products at an affordable price for our customers,” he said.
The Best Product Launch Award was one of seven categories at the Coles Supplier Awards, which were held at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Winners of the other six categories were: