Mergon International was the proud recipient of two awards at the IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards 2020 which took place at City West on 29th January – the prestigious overall award of Grand Prix Manufacturer of the Year and the IT Manufacturing Team of the Year. Mergon saw off stiff competition from global enterprises such Dell, Pfizer, Boston Scientific and Seagate to take home the impressive title of Grand Prix Manufacturer of the Year.
The IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards, now in its second year, showcases exceptional achievement, teamwork and innovation in Irish manufacturing. The awards which saw over 50 companies compete in 15 categories are unique in recognising not only the achievements of Irish manufacturing companies but also of collaborating teams within them and the awards ceremony itself served as a showcase for the very best of Irish manufacturing.
Mergon was founded in 1981 as a plastic moulding solutions business. Over nearly forty years, it has grown to become a global specialist provider of technical services, systems and components to leading brands in the automotive, industrial and healthcare sectors including Tesla, Toyota, Honda, Xerox and Abbott among others.
Aisling Nolan, General Manager, Mergon International commented on the win saying: ‘While representing different sectors and regions, finalists had one thing in common – embracing technology and innovative thinking to ensure they can compete internationally and continue to grow. We are so proud to have been presented with both awards. They acknowledge the importance of the ongoing commitment at Mergon to innovation and continuous improvement and most importantly recognise the outstanding work of each member of our dedicated, professional and enthusiastic team.