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Shares, Inc. Receives Award For Outstanding Service

Shares, Inc. of Shelbyville, Indiana was awarded the Outstanding AbilityOne Program Vendor Award by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).

Shares, Inc. received the Outstanding AbilityOne Program Vendor Award, which is presented to organizations that exemplify overall excellence in product quality, on-time delivery, customer service, dependability, and accuracy.

This award recognizes Shares, Inc. for having demonstrated exceptional efforts in partnering with the DLA and improving the agency’s mission of providing supplies and services to America’s military forces worldwide.

Shares, Inc., a source of supply for glow plugs, has been able to keep up with an unprecedented demand for this essential starting aid for diesel engines and has continued to show how efficiently it can adapt to increases in demand, time table adjustments and special requests. Shares’ effective fulfillment and distribution capabilities and strong staff have helped earn Shares, Inc. a top spot among the DLA’s top suppliers in 2008.

The Defense Logistics Agency is part of the Department of Defense (DOD). DLA provides supply support, and technical and logistics services to the Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and several federal agencies. Headquartered at Fort Belvoir, Va., the agency is the one source for nearly every consumable item, whether for combat readiness, emergency preparedness or day-to-day operations, inside the DOD.