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Ingram Micro Honored as a Winner of Microsoft's Excellence in Operations - Gold Level Award
Recognition Applauds Technology Industry Leader's Canadian Market Expertise and Ongoing Commitment to Business Excellence and Partner Enablement

MISSISSAUGA, ON -- (Marketwired) -- 09/30/16 -- Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM) today announced that it has received Microsoft's Gold Level Excellence in Operations Award for Canada.

Ingram Micro Canada was recognized for delivering market-leading operational excellence and exhibiting best-in-class performance in supporting Microsoft technology over the past year.

"We are honored to earn this distinction two years in a row in and be recognized by Microsoft for our commitment to operational excellence and strong performance in the Canadian IT channel," said Bill Brandel, vice president and country chief executive for Ingram Micro Canada. "Our mutual channel partners rely on Ingram Micro's expertise to help them navigate go-to-market strategies and programs in alignment with Microsoft initiatives. Our commitment to providing exceptional customer experience and thorough program knowledge are key differentiators that continue to set Ingram Micro apart as a strategic Microsoft partner."

Ingram Micro Canada was recognized for superior operational excellence by delivering two or more successful process improvement projects to optimize their operations. These projects helped establish continued success throughout the business for Microsoft, Ingram Micro, and mutual partners. By achieving the Gold Level Award, Ingram Micro satisfied all the requirements of the Silver Level award and also successfully implemented changes that exceeded expectations of the business.

"At Microsoft, we are extremely fortunate to work with incredibly passionate partners that consistently seek and drive improvements that empower our customers," said Owen Roberts, general manager of Microsoft'sAmericas Operations Center. "The Operations Excellence Award recognizes our partners that are committed to the growth mindset of delivering high quality, innovative solutions and an exemplary customer experience. We thank them for their achievements in optimizing their operations and look forward to a continued long, strong relationship."

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