Kelly Services, Inc. Receives Intel's Prestigious Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement Award
TROY, MI--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - Kelly Services, Inc. was named a recipient of
Intel Corporation's prestigious 2007 Supplier Continuous Quality
Improvement (SCQI) award. The award is Intel's highest honor for its
suppliers, recognizing them for outstanding commitment to quality and
performance for providing products and services deemed essential to Intel's
success. The company is recognized for its efforts providing Intel with
staffing services. Kelly Services, Inc. and 12 other SCQI award winners
will be honored at a celebration in Burlingame, California on March 18.
"At Kelly, quality management is integral to the way we conduct business.
Our commitment to this process is reflected in the activities of every
Kelly employee worldwide," said Carl Camden, president and chief executive
officer at Kelly Services, Inc. "Intel challenges its supply base to
continuously improve their quality practices, and we're honored to once
again be recognized for our outstanding commitment and performance
excellence in 2007."
"We congratulate Kelly Services on winning the Supplier Continuous Quality
Improvement Award," said Craig Brown, vice president, TMG and director of
Materials, Intel Corporation. "Their exceptional performance (three SCQI
awards and three PQS awards since 2002) exemplifies a supplier who
continues to raise the bar in its unwavering support of Intel's
initiatives. It is our sincere pleasure to recognize Kelly Services as one
of the best."
The SCQI awards are part of Intel's Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement
process, which encourages Intel's key suppliers to strive for excellence
and continuous improvement. To qualify for SCQI status, suppliers must
score at least 95 percent on a report card that assesses performance and
ability to meet cost, quality, availability, delivery, technology and
responsiveness goals. Additional information about the SCQI program is
available at http://supplier.intel.com/quality.
Intel will also recognize SCQI award winners with an advertisement in the
U.S., Europe and Asia editions of The Wall Street Journal on March 18,
About Kelly Services, Inc.
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) (NASDAQ: KELYB) is a world leader in
human resources solutions headquartered in Troy, Michigan, offering
temporary staffing services, outsourcing, vendor on-site and full-time
placement. Kelly operates in 37 countries and territories. Kelly provides
employment to more than 750,000 employees annually, with skills including
office services, accounting, engineering, information technology, law,
science, marketing, creative services, light industrial, education, and
health care. Revenue in 2007 was $5.7 billion. Visit www.kellyservices.com.
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