STOKO Professional Skin Care, a manufacturer in the away-from-home skin care and hygiene market, announced its Distributors of the Year for 2012.
The top five performing companies include:  
  • U.S. National: Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio                         
  • North Central U.S.: Miner Supply Company, Inc., Wyoming, Mich.                                
  • Northeast U.S.: Peters Supply, Inc., Elmira, N.Y.
  • Southeast U.S.: Economical Janitorial & Paper Supplies LLC,Harahan, La. 
  • Canada: Checkers Marketing, Inc., London, Ontario 

“Recipients of this yearly award have many common traits,” said Roland Lindner, North American national sales manager for STOKO. “These are the distributors whose management proactively supports the training of their own sales personnel. They also support the partnering with our sales team and the allocating of sufficient training time on our products to build proficiency in selling the STOKO line. Finally, these companies actively participate in our marketing initiatives, and run promotional initiatives of their own. They all exemplify true business professionalism.”