12 June 2018, Kameha Grand Hotel, Bonn, Germany
NVD wins FVL High Performance Award at Automotive Logistics Awards – Europe 2018!
12 JUNE 2018: The winners of the first ever Automotive Logistics Awards – Europe have been revealed at a glittering black tie ceremony in Bonn, Germany. During the course of a spectacular evening, a total of 14 awards were handed out, recognising excellence and innovation in every aspect of inbound, outbound and aftermarket logistics.
NVD won the FVL High Performance Award for the Nissan dealer distribution optimisation project. The award focused specifically on companies that did the most to support on-time delivery and reduce customer lead times.
The judges were impressed by the project's clear objectives, including improving visibility, reducing errors and delivery times. They credited NVD as a forward-thinking company and pointed to how its whole system was constructed with the customer and innovation in mind. They said, "The project had significant benefits across multiple business flows."
The winners, selected after considerable evaluation by a distinguished judging panel comprising some of the most senior figures in the industry, took receipt of their prestigious awards at the event from former Opel, Fiat and BMW vehicle designer, Chris Bangle, before a packed house of all the leading lights in the European automotive logistics sector.
The full list of winners in each category is as follows:
Greener supply chain award
Scania – Germany-Benelux Green Transport Tender
(Highly commended: Howards Tenens – Sustainable Logistics Initiative)
Better visibility award
4flow – Opel/Vauxhall Transportation Control Centre
(Highly commended: FCA i-FAST Container Logistics – Material Track & Trace Project)
Service and performance in aftermarket logistics award
Neovia Logistics – Neovia iCon (Information Console)
Collaboration in logistics award
Ubimax – xPick Solution for Schnellecke Group
Supply chain resilience award
DHL Resilience360 – DHL Resilience360 Platform
GEFCO – MyCarIsThere Car Transport Solution
Rising star in automotive logistics
Fracht SIA – Renatas Slenderis
Inbound network optimisation award
Magna Steyr – Value Add Analytics SCM
Inbound global supply chain award
time:matters – Airmates On Board Courier Platform
Packaging & materials handling innovation award
TOFAS – FCA-TOFAS Low Cost Automation Project
Packaging & materials handling automation award
CEIT – Automated Production Line Support System
FVL top quality award
SEAT – Quality Distribution Strategy
FVL high performance award
NVD – Nissan Dealer Distribution Optimisation Project
FVL global supply chain award
Volvo Cars – China-Europe Block Train Solution
(Highly commended: BMW Group – Connected Distribution Project)
Congratulations to all our very worthy finalists and winners, and our sincere thanks to all the distinguished members of our judging panel for their considerable input and expertise in selecting them.
Further details on all the winners and finalists can be found here.
For details of how to enter next year's awards, please visit the awards website.
For more information:
Marketing and press enquiries: Sarah Campion
Sponsorship enquiries: Matt Allard
Judging panel enquiries: Catherine Hanou
Editorial enquiries: Joanna Perry
For more information, please see the awards website.