Thursday 27th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Cadbury team wins The Fresh Connection

Cadbury team “Purple Passion” has won SCALA’s supply chain competition the Fresh Connection.

“We’re absolutely elated to have won,” said Emma Pawson, customer innovation and continuous improvement manager at Cadbury.  “It was really enjoyable and we learned a lot about the end to end manufacturing process – and it was even more enjoyable to have won!”

21647SCALA managing director John Perry, the Purple Passion team and Peter Surtees

The results were announced at the live final yesterday (8th July) where the remaining six teams competed to win the last round of the contest. 

Those that made it to the final were:

Cadbury’s Purple Passion,
E2Open Team 1,
E2Open Tootie Fruitie,
7 Collaborative Solutions
and Swisslog

After seven weekly decision-making rounds, the finalists made presentations to the audience at the final at Wroxall Abbey near Warwick.

The winners were presented with their trophy by European supply chain director of Kimberely-Clark, Peter Surtees.