Schneider Electric Wins Customer Innovation of the Year in SCM World’s 2018 Power of the Profession Awards
A Gartner community, SCM World’s annual awards recognize industry players for their work in the supply chain community aimed at solving critical global challenges
Rueil-Malmaison (France), February 16, 2018 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced that it has won the Customer Innovation of the Year category award under the Supply Chain Breakthrough award in SCM World’s 2018 Power of the Profession Awards.
SCM World, a Gartner community, announced this during its fourth annual 2018 Power of the Profession Awards, held last week, as part of its recognition to industry players for various commitments and programs in the supply chain community aimed at solving critical global challenges. The award ceremony, held as part of the SCM World Live Americans conference, brought together the community’s network of leading senior supply chain professionals.
Mehran Ravanpay, VP, Global Supply Chain Logistics, North America, Schneider Electric, at the SCM World’s 2018 Power of the Profession Awards ceremony
“It is an honor for Schneider Electric to be recognized in SCM’s annual awards, and this year, for Customer Innovation of the Year in 2017. We believe this attests to the supply chain’s efforts over the last few years in building a customer-centric logistics platform strongly focused on and tailored our solutions around our customers’ buying behaviours. My thanks to the dedication of our Supply Chain teams for this particular industry recognition and their contribution to making our logistics and delivery network a key competitive advantage for the Group. This is a great encouragement to our teams as we drive digital transformations from end-to-end, to become the supply chain of the future”, said Mourad Tamoud, Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain Operations, Schneider Electric.
Throughout 2017, Schneider’s EUR11 billion Global Supply Chain Operations comprising approximately 207 manufacturing plants and 98 distribution centres in over 44 countries, saw its 86,000-strong workforce process over 130,000 order lines daily and some 260,000 references.
Editor’s note :
*The SCM World Power of the Profession Awards identify, recognize and enable collective learning from the most impactful and innovate supply chain initiatives. The awards are voted on by fellow supply chain professionals, providing a chance to share lessons and best practices, and shape the future of the supply chain. The identification of a Gartner award winner or finalise is not an endorsement by Garter of any vendor, product or service.
About Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.
With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software.
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