Samworth Brothers Supply Chain On Excellence Award Shortlist
Cold Chain Federation member Samworth Brothers Supply Chain (SBSC) has been shortlisted for a prestigious 2019 Supply Chain Excellence Award.
Since they were launched in 1997 the Awards have become the benchmark for supply chain best practice, attracting entries not only from the UK and internationally. SBSC has been shortlisted in the Supply Chain Strategy and Design category which recognises good strategic developments in an organisation’s supply chain management and practice that has had a quantifiable benefit to the business.
In 2017 SBSC opened its 155,000 sq. ft. high-tech Oak Meadow distribution site on Leicester Distribution Park. The strategic design and location of this national hub has allowed SBSC to provide industry leading capability to both internal and external customers. As well as the latest logistics and warehousing technologies, the site has the capabilities to store at Chill (2-5*), Deep Chill (-1*C) and Frozen (-19*C), supported by Blast Freeze and Tempering facilities.
The winners will be revealed on 5th November at a gala dinner at London’s Park Lane Hilton.