DHL and Blue Dart win a host of awards at the 5th Express Logistics & Supply Chain Conclave
Mumbai, September 22 2011:
DHL, the world's leading logistics provider, and Blue Dart, South Asia's premier courier, and integrated express package Distribution Company, part of the DHL Group received due recognition from the industry at the '5th Express Logistics & Supply Chain Conclave' (ELSCC) held from September 21-22, 2011 at The Taj Lands End.
Showcasing its leadership position, DHL was bestowed upon a host of awards in a range of categories. The 'best express provider of the year-International' went to DHL Express, whilst the 'best logistics service provider of the year for air freight' was bestowed on DHL Global Forwarding. In the category for 'best air express provider of the year-Domestic', Blue Dart was declared as the winner and the award for 'Innovative Logistics Company of the year' went to DHL-Blue Dart for Smart Truck. In tribute to his contribution to the industry, Mr. Malcolm Monteiro, Senior Vice President & Area Director, South Asia, DHL Express received the 'Lifetime Achievement award'.
Held under the theme 'Lean Innovative & Sustainable', ELSCC serves as a platform to bring experts together to discuss, collaborate and represent the voice of the industry. The two-day event includes panel discussions and a series of discussions on enhancing the industry, driving renewed growth and gaining market share.
Mr. R.S Subramanian, Country Head, DHL Express, who participated in the CEO's Round Table at the event said: "At DHL, we believe in delivering excellence in everything that we do and this award is a testament to the unparalleled service that we provide our customers with. Never one to rest on our laurels, we take it upon ourselves to live up to expectations by delivering the best service at competitive prices and constantly innovating to stay ahead."
Mr. Christoph Remund, CEO, DHL Global Forwarding said: "This award is a great honor for us and we are pleased to be recognized by our peers in the industry. As the global leader in the air and ocean freight markets, DHL will go the extra mile in providing customized solutions for our customers."
Mr. Anil Khanna, Managing Director, Blue Dart said: "The recognition given to us is further evidence of the confidence in Blue Dart in the country and plays a huge role in strengthening our market position. We take our leadership role immensely seriously and we will continue to exceed the expectations of our customers."
With over 75 speakers, 20 panel debates, 14 industry forums and 12 presentations as well as case studies, ELSCC is recognized as one of the most prestigious events of its kind in the country and is held on an annual basis.
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Dated :September, 2011