DALLAS, Aug. 18, 2014 – Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT) awarded three dedicated supplier partners with the annual Supplier Partner of the Year Award, the company’s highest honor. Through their respective services, these businesses continuously work to support Brinker’s brands, reduce costs and execute integral company initiatives.
The Supplier Partner of the Year Award recognizes outstanding Brinker supplier partners who offer innovative business ideas and solutions to create a great experience for guests and team members.
The 2014 Brinker International Supplier Partner of the Year Award recipients are:
“Through varying years of service, each of these dedicated supplier partners take initiative to provide the best support and products for Brinker, our team members and our guests,” said David Parsley, senior vice president of supply chain management for Brinker International. “Brinker is proud to recognize these three companies as Supplier Partners of the Year because of their constant willingness to go above and beyond to impact key business results.”
About Brinker International
Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT), is one of the world's leading casual dining restaurant companies, serving more than one million guests daily. Founded in 1975 and based in Dallas, Texas, Brinker owns, operates or franchises 1,615 restaurants under the names Chili's® Grill & Bar (1,569 restaurants) and Maggiano's Little Italy® (46 restaurants). For more information, visit www.brinker.com.