New Delhi, 19th April 2017: Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM), India’s leading Agri-logistics solutions Group, has been conferred with “The Economic Times Global Logistics Excellence Award” for “Supply Chain Disruptor Icon of the Year” for its disruption in the agri sector. The award was presented by Tata Strategic Management Group in association with CNBC TV 18.
With this win, SLCM joins an illustrious league of institutions that have been conferred this award. The awards were judged by an eminent jury comprising senior industry professionals.
These prestigious awards were presented during the ‘Global Perishable & Agri Logistics Conclave 2017’ held at The Leela, Mumbai on 18th April 2017 in the presence of a distinguished gathering of business leaders, academics, boardroom professionals and policy makers.
On the win, Mr. Sandeep Sabharwal, “Group CEO, SLCM said, “This prestigious award validates SLCM’s efforts to bring innovation in the agri-supply chain space and is testimony to the strong understanding of the agri-supply chain it has gained over the period of time by providing post-harvest Agri-Logistics services”.
The goal of these awards is to identify shortlist and bring to the forefront individuals, organizations and projects that have created excellence in the logistics domain. This is a platform that shines a spotlight on the heroes of the sector who have risen in spite of challenges whether managing logistics operations within the enterprise or as 3PL players. “The Economic Times Global Logistics Excellence Award” also intends to help in spreading the knowledge that comes from the successful case studies, best practice in order to create a benchmark in the domain to follow.
Mr. Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Railways, Government of India also conveyed his message to support the event, “I congratulate the organizing team, exhibitors, speakers, delegates of Global Logistics Show 2017 and wish them great success for the show. I believe this event will play an integral part in the development of the sector by providing interactive forum for industry leaders to meet and share knowledge and transact business.”
SLCM has a long list of felicitations to its credit and has been focusing on creating the Differentiator in this field and over time demonstrated its capability in rolling out new and efficient products and services that benefit the agri logistics environment. Be it their process AGRI REACH (patent pending) which reduces post-harvest losses or Kissandhan (Group’s wholly owned NBFC to offer Warehouse Receipt Financing) which has changed the paradigm of agriculture financing to bring about real “Financial Inclusion”.