Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was presented with the Outstanding Global Logistics Network Award at the Quamnet Outstanding Enterprise Awards (‘QOEA’) 2015. The award ceremony was held on 14 January 2016 in Hong Kong where winners to 19 categories were announced. Kerry Logistics is the first company to receive the Outstanding Global Logistics Network Award (the ‘Award’), a newly introduced category at this year’s awards.
QOEA endeavours to recognise Hong Kong companies for their excellence and entrepreneurial business spirit in their respective industries. In its seventh year, QOEA has grown to be well-recognised by the financial community as one of Hong Kong’s influential business award events. Past winners included Macquarie Capital Securities, New World Development, Chow Tai Fook Jewellery and PCCW, among other leading corporations in different industries.
On winning the Award, Kerry Logistics was able to demonstrate outstanding performance in business growth, product and services, brand influence, sustainable marketing strategies, unique business philosophy, effective operation, as well as commitment to socially responsible business practices across regions. It also highlighted Kerry Logistics as a leader in the industry, contributing to a better business environment in Hong Kong.
Samuel Lau, Executive Director of Kerry Logistics (Hong Kong) expressed, “We are excited to receive the Quamnet Outstanding Enterprise Awards for the first time. Kerry Logistics currently has more than 550 office locations in 40 countries and territories supported by a large agency network across six continents, and is managing 43 million sq ft of logistics facilities worldwide, providing our customers with high reliability and flexibility to support their expansion and long-term growth.”
“We will continue to leverage on our strong Asian foothold and our leading position in Hong Kong to provide highly customised solutions to multinational corporations to enhance their supply chain efficiency, reduce overall costs and improve response time to market. All of us at Kerry Logistics will further work towards the strategic objective of strengthening our global network while unleashing the potential of the business opportunities available in the region,” Samuel added.
Instituted in 2009, QOEA is organised by Quamnet, a leading financial website in Hong Kong, to identify and praise the excellent performance of Hong Kong enterprises. It has developed into an annual event with wide recognition and support from independent investors, media and industries.