Acme Cryogenics' Mike Fink and Dave Edge receive the Supplier of the Year Award from Air Liquide.

At its supplier recognition ceremony in Houston, Air Liquide presented Acme Cryogenics, Lehigh Valley, Pa., was its Award for Supplier Excellence. Acme was one of 10 suppliers chosen by Air Liquide's business groups to be recognized for their outstanding performance as a supplier in 2005. The Award acknowledges Air Liquide's “sincere appreciation of those suppliers who consistently demonstrate excellence in their creation of value for Air Liquide.” Acme Cryogenics was recognized for continually working to meet Air Liquide's objectives for supplier innovation, product quality, outstanding customer service, and reduction in total supply-chain costs.

Acme Cryogenics' senior management expressed pride and appreciation upon receiving the recognition and award, and credited the hard work and dedication of the entire team of Acme Cryogenics employees as the key factor in attaining the award.

“We are going to continue to work hard to provide Air Liquide and all of our other customers with the outstanding service, quality and value they have come to expect from Acme,” said Rod Fink, Acme Cryogenics founder and chairman.