Nestle was given the award in the category of manufacturing. From a field of 83 applicants, seven award recipients were chosen based on evaluations by an independent board of examiners in the following areas: leadership; strategic planning; customer focus; measurement, analysis and knowledge management; workforce focus; process management; and results. The 2010 Baldrige Award winners are expected to be presented with their awards at a 2011 ceremony in Washington, DC, USA.
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.