Terapin nod. Rick Blasgen, president and CEO of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), has been named Person of the Year by the Logistics, Transportation and Supply Chain Management Society and the Supply Chain Club of the University of Maryland's School of Business. The award is presented annually to an influential leader in the logistics, supply chain, or transportation industries.
Logical choice. Datalogic Mobile EBS has received Frost & Sullivan's 2008 European Excellence in Information, Communication & Technologies Award, which acknowledges innovative new products that meet customers' needs. Datalogic was honored for its Joya shopper pod and Shopevolution solution, which allows in-store consumers to receive specific product information, special deals, and a running total of purchases on small, interactive pod-like devices.
Post note. Northrop Grumman's Electronics Systems Division has named Intelligrated as its supplier of the year. Intelligrated received the award for its work in collaboration with Northrop Grumman in configuring a new conveyor system for the U.S. Postal Service.
Asian bow. Agility has been named the best logistics company at the Lloyd's List Asia Awards. Agility was recognized for its range of logistics services and its environmental strategy.