Blog for updates and happenings in logistics in the Asia-Pacific region

May 7, 2014

LSCMS Advisory Board Member Recognised

Filed under: Asia Supply Chain Insights,Awards,China,General,Newsletter — admin @ 8:52 am

MM Speaking at Global SCM Summit Shanghai 11-2013USA-headquartered Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has included Hong Kong-based industry leader Mark Millar in its latest annual listing of Pros-to-Know in Supply Chain.

The 2014 Provider Pros to Know is a listing of individuals who have helped their Supply Chain clients or the Supply Chain community at large prepare to meet the industry challenges they face in the year ahead.

As managing partner of M Power Associates, Mark leverages 25 years global business experience and an exclusive network of best-in-class supply chain practitioners to provide value for clients with informed and independent perspectives on their supply chain strategies. His series of ‘Asia Supply Chain Insights’ corporate briefings, consultations and seminars help companies navigate the complex landscapes in China and ASEAN, improve the efficiency of their supply chain ecosystems and make better-informed business decisions.

Speaking from the Multi Modal trade show in Birmingham, England – where he is hosting a seminar on ‘China Supply Chain Strategies’ – Mark said: “I am honoured to be named in this prestigious listing of supply chain leaders, which reflects my continued focus on helping clients to understand and improve their global supply chain ecosystems. These ecosystems play a crucial role in enabling global trade, highlighting why all businesses should put Supply Chain firmly on the strategic agenda in 2014.”

Barry Hochfelder, editor of Supply & Demand Chain Executive, said: “Supply Chain is increasingly recognized as a strategic differentiator and Supply Chain Leaders have become crucial to the success of the enterprise in meeting the challenges of what truthfully has been called a turbulent economy. Our Pros to Know listing highlights many of these outstanding executives and their accomplishments.”

“This honor highlights the many thought-leaders who are helping to shape the Supply Chain industry and advance Supply Chain as a respected discipline in the enterprise,” Hochfelder added. “Their efforts in developing the tools, processes and knowledge base necessary for Supply Chain transformation, and in promoting new approaches to supply chain enablement, have earned them a place on this year’s Pros listing.”

Pros to Know 2014 SDCEWell-known throughout the logistics and supply chain communities across Asia, Mark has been based in Hong Kong since 2005, prior to which he lived and worked in industry roles in Shanghai, Sydney and Singapore. Acknowledged as an engaging and energetic presenter, Mark has been engaged as speaker, moderator, MC or conference chairman at over 300 events in more than 20 countries.


October 20, 2012

Agility receives sustainability award at Asian Manufacturing Awards

Agility has been recognised for the Best Solution for Sustainability at the Asian Manufacturing Awards in Singapore attended by multinational manufacturers.

“This is a great honour for Agility as it is the manufacturing community that recognised our commitment to developing and delivering sustainable supply chain solutions that have a positive impact on the environment,” said Agility vice president Jens Wessel.

According to the judges, Agility solutions enabled manufacturers to meet internal and external goals with regard to operating as socially responsible enterprises. These solutions targeted areas such as carbon emissions, waste disposal, resource management, worker health and safety, and were undertaken in partnership with Agility.

Agility was also cited for offering solutions that serve to promote the concept and realisation of a sustainable manufacturing enterprise.


July 15, 2012

Asian Manufacturing Awards 2012

The Manufacturing Group of publications at Ten Alps Communications Asia will be hosting the inaugural Asian Manufacturing Awards (AMA) ceremony to recognize products, solutions and services that are enabling excellence in manufacturing performance in the region. There are more than 30 awards across the seven themes of Control & Automation, Manufacturing Software, Packaging Industry, Logistics & Supply Chain, Food & Beverage Industry, Pharmaceutical Industry and Corporate Social Responsibility. The winners will be selected by an international panel of expert judges including the Logistics Society’s President –  Raymon Krishnan, who will analyze and rank the nominations received.

The final winners will be announced at the Grand Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner on 27 September 2012 at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore. To find out more about the event visit –


December 10, 2008

LSCMS Wins SCALA Education & Training Award!

Filed under: Awards,Education — admin @ 5:48 am

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society is the proud recipient of the 2008 SCALA Education & Training Award.

One objective of L&SCMS is to bridge the gap between business and education in the field of Supply Chain Education & Training in Asia and we do this through a number of mediums.

We would like to thank everyone, including the 23,000+ readers of our online newsletter, for all the support you have given us over the years. Winning this award gives us the impetus to reach greater heights as the first platform for logistics professionals in the region.


July 30, 2008

2008 LSCMS Logistics & Supply Chain Distinction Awards

Filed under: Awards,Events,Logistics — admin @ 10:54 am

The Logistics & Supply Chain Distinction Awards have been announced.

Check them out under our News Section.