KONG,�CHINA�-�Media OutReach�- 23�November
2018�- Kerry Logistics Network Limited ('Kerry Logistics'; Stock Code 0636.HK)
took home four awards at the Supply Chain Asia Awards 2018 (the 'Awards') in
Singapore last night, receiving the titles of Asian 3PL of the Year and Care
& Positive Work Environment of the Year by judges' selection, as well as the
Overall Supply Chain Partner of the Year award through live voting at the
awards ceremony where more than 400 guests attended. In addition, Chairman
George Yeo was named one of the Honorary Fellows.
Logistics won the Asian 3PL of the Year title for its diverse range of capabilities,
outstanding performance, and strong position as an industry leader in the
region. Earning the Care & Positive Work Environment of the Year accolade
for the second time reaffirmed the company's commitment to value creation for
its employees. Kerry Logistics became the recipient of the Overall Supply Chain
Partner of the Year award this year, acknowledged by the industry consensus.
Yeo received the honorary fellowship for his expertise, seniority, and
extensive experience in the logistics industry. He has been the Chairman of
Kerry Logistics since August 2012, responsible for setting its strategic
vision, direction, and goals, as well as participated in its strategic and key
operational decision-making processes.
the honorary fellowship, George Yeo said, "I am grateful to the organiser and
judges for this honour. I accept it as a recognition of the collective work of
my colleagues and me in Kerry Logistics. I thank my friends in the industry
with whom we sometimes compete but often cooperate. Together we provide an
indispensable service to the larger economy. Without an efficient responsive
logistics sector, there can be no strong economy."
Awards are organised annually by Supply Chain Asia magazine to commend
businesses and industry practitioners for their outstanding contributions to
the supply chain and logistics industry. Nominated by the Awards Committee, the
logistics and supply chain community, and readers of the magazine, the Awards
winners were selected by a panel of judges.
Logistics was previously conferred the Asian 3PL of the Year title in 2011,
2012, 2015, and 2016.
About Kerry Logistics Network Limited (Stock Code
Kerry Logistics is an Asia-based, global 3PL
with the strongest network in Asia. Its core competency is providing highly
customised solutions to multinational corporations and international brands to
enhance their supply chain efficiency, reduce overall costs, and improve
response time to market. Kerry Logistics has a network covering 53 countries
and territories, and is managing 53 million sq ft of land and logistics
facilities worldwide, providing customers with high reliability and flexibility
to support their expansion and long-term growth. Kerry Logistics Network
Limited is listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and is a
selected Member of the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability Index Series 2017-2018.
About Supply Chain Asia
Supply Chain Asia is a not-for-profit
professional body that aims to bring professionals from within the logistics
and supply chain industry together to share knowledge, learn from one another,
and create opportunities for collaborations. Formed in 2007, Supply Chain Asia
Magazine has evolved into one of the leading supply chain and logistics titles
in Asia Pacific. The quarterly magazine informs a targeted global readership
consisting of the world's largest brand-owning companies, supply chain service
vendors, and regulators of industry trends affecting the business of supply
chains, logistics, and Asia-related trade.