Operational Excellence in Logistics & Transport
This award will recognise the logistics or transportation company - road, rail, air, or water-based - that has used operational excellence as a critical driver to meet the demands of the industry and deliver value to its customers over the past 12 months.
Entry is by a 5 A4 page PDF submission; the judges will be looking for a clear plan and evidence that it is delivering on core objectives, paying particular attention to the criteria listed below.
Organisation Background: Please provide a brief description of the organisation such as when it was established, the number of employees, services provided and relevant achievements and accreditations.
Operational Efficiency: Please outline steps taken by the organisation to boost operational performance, including any resulting tangible benefits to your customers. Please also highlight any Health & Safety or Sustainability initiatives introduced.
Innovation: Please include details of any unique efforts or processes that have been employed, demonstrating the degree of innovation. Have you employed any innovative approaches or applied the principles of Lean/Six Sigma to increase operational efficiency?
Improving standards: How have you maintained or increased quality of process and safety through operational excellence?
Budgetary Efficiency: Detail how you have managed budgets by reduced operational costs.
Please include any other statements or facts that support your entry.