Supply Chain Sustainability Award

Together, BVL Austria and Germany based BVL International presenst the Supply Chain Sustainability Award. Both organisations herewith visibly set the topic of sustainability into their activities.

Goal is to give impulses

The annual awarding of Best Practices in terms of sustainability is meant to promote outstanding sustainability projects within the global supply chain community and thus give impulses for sustainability initiatives in economy and science.

Companies from the fields of Industry, Trade and Sciences can apply for the Sustainability Award as well as colaborative research projects that are already realized.

The three pillars of sustainability

Suitable for the award are projects and solutions that come up to the holistics approach of supply chainh management and show relevant results in all three pillars of sustainability, i.e. Ecology, Economy and Social Responsibility.

Theoretical plans or declarations of intent can not be awarded. The size of the company or companies involved is of no importance. The jury consists of representatives from the fields of Industry, Trade, Science, Politics and Media. 

More about the award and how to apply:
 Download the Invitation for Entries -  Supply Chain Sustainability Award (PDF)

Awardee 2017 is the trading company memo AG from Greußenheim near Würzburg for its holistic sustainable management approach.

Past Award Winners:

2017 memo AG
2016 Österreichische Post (Austrian Postal Services)
2015 Flughafen Stuttgart
2014 Schachinger Logistik Holding
2013 Tchibo AG
2012 Audi AG



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