- THE MAGAZINE
Accellos, a provider of supply chain execution software, announced that AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL customer, Europa Worldwide Logistics (Northampton) was chosen as a European Supply Chain Excellence Awards 2013 Finalist. Europa was chosen as an award finalist based on improvements made to the business over the last 18 months including the addition of new technology (AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL Warehouse Management System) and new layout design.
Europa was judged according to a series of criteria including:
- Supply Chain Strategy, Innovation,
- Process and Systems Architecture,
- Performance Management,
- Enthusiasm and Passion,
- Commitment of Senior Management,
- Scope and Magnitude of Change/Achievement; and
- Evidence of Results.
Europa successfully went through two judging stages and was invited to the Awards Ceremony. The first stage was a completion of an extensive report after which Europa was shortlisted in the category of Consumer Products. The second stage was a face-to-face presentation meeting to expand on the entry. The judges’ assessment approach was focused around the five core disciplines of strategy, performance management, processes, organization and collaboration.
“Accellos’ software solution has been paramount to the growth and development of our customers and therefore our business. Our processes and system architecture supported by Accellos have increased performance and productivity giving Europa competitive advantage,” said Maria Torrent-March, logistics administration manager, Europa.
“It’s great to know that AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL, among other important items, has helped Europa get nominated for the European Supply Chain Excellence Award in 2013,” explained Joe Couto, senior vice president & 3PL general manager, Accellos. “Europa is a deserving nominee and we look forward to being a part of the company’s success for years to come. Congratulations to Europa Worldwide Logistics!”