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EQS-News: Kerry Logistics Voted Asian 3PL of the Year for 4th Time at Supply Chain Asia Awards

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by November 18, 2016 General
EQS-News / 18/11/2016 / 11:13 UTC+8 
 
*Kerry Logistics Voted Asian 3PL of the Year for 4th Time at Supply Chain 
Asia Awards* 
 
Hong Kong, 18 November 2016 
 
Kerry Logistics Network Limited ('Kerry Logistics'; Stock Code 636.HK), 
Asia's leading logistics service provider, has been voted Asian 3PL of the 
Year at the Supply Chain Asia Awards (the 'Awards') for its second year 
running. All winners were celebrated at the Supply Chain Asia Awards 2016 
gala dinner and awards ceremony in Singapore on 17 November 2016. This is 
the fourth time in six years that Kerry Logistics has won the award. 
 
Organised by Supply Chain Asia magazine, the Awards recognises businesses 
and industry practitioners for their distinguished contributions in the 
logistics and supply chain fields. The Asian 3PL of the Year award, in 
particular, is conferred on the region's best performing 3PL in terms of 
business development. Kerry Logistics has retained this top honour, 
following a ballot by Supply Chain Asia magazine readers and decision of the 
judging panel comprising Asia's leading supply chain academics and leaders. 
 
"We are truly excited to receive this prestigious accolade again. Being 
voted Asian 3PL of the Year four times is a strong testament to our 
unwavering commitment to providing customers with best-in-class supply chain 
solutions to support their businesses regionally and globally. We wish to 
thank Supply Chain Asia readers and the panel of professional judges for 
their vote of confidence. This award also validates the enduring support of 
our customers and the efforts of our 23,000 + colleagues around the world, 
with whom we share the honour," said Robert Tan, Managing Director - South & 
Southeast Asia of Kerry Logistics. 
 
As Asia's premier logistics service provider, Kerry Logistics has set a 
clear vision to grasp the region's new growth opportunities. Under the Belt 
and Road Initiative, Kerry Logistics' new strategic focus is placed on the 
Greater Mekong Region covering Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos. The 
initiative will allow the company to optimise its sea-land capabilities to 
further tap into the region's increasing traffic. Kerry Logistics is also 
developing an overland transportation network across Central and West Asia 
to capture growth opportunities, while strengthening its express 
capabilities to provide cost-effective last-mile deliveries to an expanding 
client base. 
 
Kerry Logistics took the Asian 3PL of the Year title previously in 2011, 
2012 and 2015. 
 
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Robert Tan, Managing Director of South and Southeast Asia of Kerry Logistics 
(third from the left), on stage to receive the Asian 3PL of the Year award 
on behalf of the Group 
 
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*About Supply Chain Asia* 
Supply Chain Asia is a not-for-profit professional body that aims to bring 
professionals from within the logistics and supply chain industry together 
to share knowledge, learn from one another and create opportunities for 
collaborations. Supply Chain Asia also has its own publication - the Supply 
Chain Asia Magazine - which aims at providing professionals in the industry 
with up-to-date news and exclusive interviews. 
 
*About Kerry Logistics Network Limited (Stock Code 636.HK)* 
Kerry Logistics is Asia's leading logistics service provider with extensive 
operations across Greater China and the ASEAN region. Its core competence is 
providing highly customised solutions to multinational corporations and 
international brands to enhance their supply chain efficiency, reduce 
overall costs and improve response time to market. It currently has more 
than 550 office locations in 41 countries and territories, and is managing 
45 million sq ft of logistics facilities worldwide, providing customers with 
high reliability and flexibility to support their expansion and long-term 
growth. Kerry Logistics Network Limited is listed on the Hong Kong Stock 
Exchange and is a selected Member of the Hang Seng Corporate Sustainability 
Index Series 2016-2017. 
 
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires

November 17, 2016 22:14 ET (03:14 GMT)

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