CHEMCENTRAL has been named 2004 Supplier of the Year by Dow Corning Corp., a global leader in silicon-based technology and innovation. The award recognizes CHEMCENTRAL's commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction. CHEMCENTRAL was the only one of 8,000 suppliers to Dow Corning's Americas business to be selected for the prestigious award. "CHEMCENTRAL has set a benchmark that other companies will have to meet," said Dennis Buckler, Dow Corning Americas Procurement manager, who presented the award plaque. "CHEMCENTRAL's consistent high quality, innovative solutions to our problems and can-do attitude at all levels of the organization make this award well deserved," added Tammy Hayhoe, Dow Corning Supply manager, who was also on hand for the award ceremony at CHEMCENTRAL's Grand Rapids, MI, facility. The company distributes chemical products and provides packing, drumming, inventory management, logistical, and cost-control solutions to Dow Corning.