Shanghai, China, 14 November, 2012 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, announced today that the company has been awarded the Best 3PL Supply Chain Provider in the 2012 CHaINA awards.The CHaINA Awards is one of the most prestigious and largest industry awards in Asia. The award was initiated by the Global Supply Chain Council, Asia’s largest professional organization dedicated to furthering the knowledge, understanding, and career development of executives, managers, and professionals in the field of supply chain, logistics and procurement management. Each award embodies the innovation, excellence and success carried throughout a project or an initiative implemented in China.
CEVA’s winning submission this year is for a project related to the solution design and management of reverse logistics for a sporting goods company. This project included establishing and managing a large processing and distribution center which manages the pick-up and delivery for more than 100 wholesalers and thousands of retailers nationwide. CEVA provided professional management and innovative solutions including site location, layout design, resource planning and provision, cost model, operational procedure and systems support. Utilizing CEVA Ground’s extensive domestic network, CEVA demonstrated impeccable execution by exceeding the high KPIs set in extremely critical and dynamic operating circumstances to satisfy the customer’s requirements. These were the key success factors contributing to CEVA’s award win.
Max Henry, the founder of the Global Supply Chain Council said: “All winners are selected by on-line voting this year. CEVA has proven that it has provided high level 3PL services to its customer and successfully gained the highest number of votes by logistics professionals and customers.”
“Domestic transportation is one of the main services that we are focused on. We have completed the buy-out of CEVA Ground in China this year and integrated it with CEVA’s global network,” said Jurrie-Jan Tap, Vice President, Business Development, China. “By doing this, we are able to maximize CEVA Ground’s domestic capability to provide integrated solutions to customers. Winning this award is solid proof that CEVA is not only an international leader but also a powerful domestic player in the China market.”
This is the second consecutive year CEVA has been named the winner of The Best 3PL Supply Chain Provider and was also a winner of this category in 2008.
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CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading non-asset based supply chain management companies, designs and implements industry leading solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies. Approximately 51,000 employees are dedicated to delivering effective and robust supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors and CEVA applies its operational expertise to provide best-in-class services across its integrated network, with a presence in over 170 countries. For the year ending 31 December 2011, the Group reported revenues of €6.9 billion. For more information, please visit www.cevalogistics.com