- HCL Technologies crowned CEVA’s Supplier of the Year
- Awards recognize best practice and excellence among CEVA’s suppliers
Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, 24 September, 2012 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has today announced the winners of its second annual Global Supplier Awards, held on Friday 21 September in Ontigola, Spain.
Launched in 2011, CEVA’s Global Supplier Awards are designed to recognize best practice and excellence among CEVA’s suppliers worldwide and to honor organizations which support its quest for Impeccable Execution.
The event, hosted by Chief Information Officer Peter Dew, Chief Operating Officer Bruno Sidler and Chief Procurement Officer Simon Boggis, took place in CEVA’s multi user, eco-sustainable site in Ontigola, outside Madrid, and was attended by over 50 suppliers from around the world.
HCL Technologies, leading provider of IT and engineering services to solve complex business problems, was winner of the Technology category and crowned CEVA’s Global Supplier of the Year in recognition of the support it has provided in the delivery of three of CEVA’s five strategic priorities in the last 12 months and true commitment to working in partnership.
John Pattullo, CEVA’s CEO said: “The strategic importance of supplier relationships cannot be underestimated. Strong supplier relationships, enhanced by mutual understanding of each other’s business and operating models, can deliver competitive advantages to both parties. I’d like to congratulate all our 2012 winners. They have demonstrated their commitment to our company and their adherence to our principle of Impeccable Execution.”
Peter Dew, CIO added: “Over the past years that we have partnered with HCL, they have shown relentless passion and dedication to service excellence. Not only do they provide integrated IT support for CEVA on a global basis, they have demonstrated value in other areas of our business which has resulted in HCL recently being awarded a Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) contract with CEVA in the U.S. Congratulations to the HCL team.”
In addition to the Global Supplier of the Year award, seven other suppliers were recognized as category winners at the award ceremony:
- Americas Supplier of the Year – Crown Equipment
- Asia Pacific Supplier of the Year – Shinpack
- Northern Europe Supplier of the Year – Jungheinrich
- Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa Supplier of the Year – Modulblok
- Air Supplier of the Year – Cathay Pacific
- Ocean Supplier of the Year – Vanguard Logistics
- Road Supplier of the Year – TNT.