Central Garden & Pet Co., a marketer and producer of products for the lawn and garden and pet supplies markets, has been named Walmart's Outdoor Living Supplier of the Year.
In addition, Central won the People Award for Walmart's Home Division. Walmart annually recognizes its top suppliers that demonstrate superior customer service.
"Winning not just one but two awards from Walmart is a tremendous honor considering the standard of excellence that Walmart instills in every aspect of its business," said John Ranelli, president and CEO of Central Garden & Pet. "Achievements like these represent a collective, company-wide effort to understand our consumer and work in concert with Walmart as partners to drive meaningful value for the consumer. These are core principles we live every day at Central.
"I thank Walmart and our dedicated employees for this great honor. We will continue to build on our long history of collaboration with Walmart to beautify the outdoors and enrich peoples' lives," Ranelli added.