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InSinkErator® Named Two-Time Recipient of Acclaimed Partners of Choice Award from David Weekley Homes 

Racine, Wis. – (June 28, 2018) – InSinkErator®, a business unit of St. Louis-based Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE: EMR) and the world’s largest provider of food waste disposers for residential and commercial use, is proud to announce its second win of the distinguished “A A” ranking for both Quality and Service for the previous twelve months from David Weekly Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held homebuilder.

InSinkErator provides food waste disposers and instant hot water dispensers to David Weekley Homes. David Weekley Homes created the “Partners of Choice” supplier evaluation platform to demonstrate its dedication to partnering with companies that consistently strive for excellence. More than 1000 David Weekley Homes Team Members from every market and every level inside its organization participate in the program by rating 200 suppliers’ effectiveness in delivering Quality and Service to the organization.

InSinkErator earned the “A” ranking in 2012; this is the second year it received an “A,A” ranking for both service and quality, following the first win in 2014. Bill Justus, David Weekley Homes’ vice president of supply chain services implemented the gold standard evaluation method. This is the 14th year the rating system has been used to compare companies’ performance from different industries.

“As we continue our long term growth strategy, we will continue to rely on providers that achieve world-class status in delivering quality products and superior service,” said Bill Justus vice president of supply chain services for David Weekley Homes. “Our evaluation platform is a quantifiable way to measure world-class performance. By receiving the A,A Partners of Choice Award, our friends at InSinkErator demonstrated through actions they are truly a world-class partner.”

Joe Maiale, InSinkErator vice president of wholesale sales described the second win as doubly gratifying. “To be recognized once Is a great honor; to repeat the award from this distinguished partner is beyond rewarding.” InSinkErator ships millions of household disposers every year from its production facilities in Wisconsin. Joe added, “As a discriminating group of purchasers, David Weekley’s homeowners appreciate knowing they are receiving units from the disposer company proudly calling the USA home for the past 80 years, which also remains the top choice of plumbing and building professionals.” To learn more about InSinkErator disposers or find a local distributor, visit www.insinkerator.com.

About InSinkErator
Headquartered in Racine, Wis., InSinkErator, a business unit of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), is the world’s leading provider of food waste disposers for home and commercial use. For more information about InSinkErator products, call 1-800-558-5700 or visit the company’s website.

About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. Sales in fiscal 2015 were $22.3 billion. Click for more information.

About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 22 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes “America’s Best Builder,” “National Housing Quality Award” and “National Builder of the Year.” Weekley has also appeared 12 times on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 80,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company’s web site at