Wednesday 26th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Supply Chain Excellence award winners honoured

Nokia Siemens Networks is the overall winner in this year’s European Supply Chain Excellence Awards, organised by Supply Chain Standard in partnership with PRTM. NSN also took the award in the Telecoms, Hi Tech & Electronics section.

The awards were presented at a gala dinner at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London last night.

The Individual Contribution Award, sponsored by Michael Page Procurement and Supply Chain, went to Klaus-Michael Ku¨ehne of Kuehne + Nagel.

Klaus-Michael Kühne, 71, has built one of the world’s leading logistics groups out of the family firm that was founded in Bremen in 1890. Through the Kuehne Foundation, he also supports the development of young logistics managers, as well as research in the fields of logistics and medicine and charitable projects.

The other winners on the night were:

Supply Chain Innovation: Guy’s & Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

FMCG/CPG: Kimberly-Clark

Environmental Improvements, sponsored by Kuehne + Nagel: CitySprint

Sourcing & Procurement: Hewlett Packard CDS

Retail & Distribution, sponsored by Toyota Material Handling UK: Belron

Aerospace, Defence & Industrial: Mondi

Public Sector, Services & Utilities, sponsored by BT: Electrabel

Logistics & Fulfilment, sponsored by Kewill: The Lego Group

Team of the Year, sponsored by The Logistics Network: Vodafone

Mondi and Belron were awarded second and third place respectively for the Overall Winner award, sponsored by PRTM.