Agility Wins Global 3PL Automotive Award
11/30/2016
Recognized for innovative, world-class automotive supply-chain solutions
 
BAAR, Switzerland – November 30, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, received the Third-Party Logistics Company Award at the 2016 Automotive Supply Chain Global Awards, which recognized the company for its work on behalf of one of the world’s leading automakers.

“Supply chains in the auto industry are among the most complex and challenging you can find,” said Mohammed Esa, Senior Vice President of Global Business Development at Agility. “This win is recognition that we can help customers improve management of their supply chains anywhere in the world.”

Agility won the award for its work for a luxury car manufacturer. Agility established a complete distribution network with a guaranteed turnaround time of 24 hours. It also expanded warehousing space by 8,000m2 in just 120 days and established a dedicated, public-bonded warehouse within the space, creating a one-stop shop for the customer.

The annual Automotive Supply Chain Global Awards is organized by Three6Zero, publisher of Automotive Supply Chain magazine and other leading industry titles. The awards recognize companies and individuals making significant contributions and improvements to the supply chain and logistics sector in the global automotive industry. Agility was one of 18 companies and individuals receiving awards from Three6Zero for being efficient, innovative and competitive in their supply chain process.
 
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Toby Edwards, Vice President, Global Marketing, Agility, (second from left) and Rob Eynon, Strategic Account Director (middle), accept the 3PL Award at the 2016 Automotive Global Awards for Supply Chain.

About Agility

Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed and developing economies alike. Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics. It is a publicly traded company with more than $4.1 billion in revenue and more than 22,000 employees in over 500 offices across 100 countries. Agility’s core commercial business, Global Integrated Logistics (GIL), provides supply chain solutions to meet traditional and complex customer needs. GIL offers air, ocean and road freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution, and specialized services in project logistics, fairs and events, and chemicals. Agility’s Infrastructure group of companies manages industrial real estate and offers logistics-related services, including e-government customs optimization and consulting, waste management and recycling, aviation and ground-handling services, support to governments and ministries of defense, remote infrastructure and life support.

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