Chicago, Illinois (December 13, 2011) - DSC Logistics, a leading supply chain management company headquartered in Des Plaines, Illinois, was selected as a recipient of Supply & Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) magazine's 2011 Green Supply Chain Awards. This is the third year DSC was selected to receive SDCE's Green Supply Chain Award, after launching an official Sustainability Initiative in 2009. As the supply chain partner to leading companies in a variety of industries, DSC manages a nationwide network of Logistics Centers and has instituted a variety of 'green' programs and practices as part of their Sustainability Initiative. DSC also has been recognized by Food Logistics and Inbound Logistics magazines as a top 'green' supply chain partner. The SDCE Green Supply Chain Awards recognize companies that are making sustainability a core part of their supply chain strategies.
"We are proud to receive this recognition from Supply & Demand Chain Executive," stated David Kahlow, DSC's director of sustainability. "DSC is continually strengthening our commitment to make sustainability a priority company-wide, and to helping our partners achieve their sustainability goals."
The 2011 SDCE Green Supply Chain Awards honor companies that are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within their own operations and/or supply chains in the areas of sourcing/procurement, fulfillment/logistics, operations, product lifecycle management, and other areas of the supply chain. Supply & Demand Chain Executive collected submissions for the 2011 Green Supply Chain Awards through an online nominations process.
"Leading companies are recognizing sustainability as a potential competitive advantage in a time of supply constraints and demand volatility," said Barry Hochfelder, editor, Supply & Demand Chain Executive. "The 2011 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 'Green Supply Chain Awards' highlight the role of the supply chain as a key enabler of sustainability."
About DSC Logistics
DSC Logistics, a leading supply chain management company, focuses on designing, integrating, managing, and adapting supply chain solutions. DSC capabilities as a Lead Logistics Partner (LLP) and third-party provider (3PL) include supply chain analysis and design, network optimization and management, Logistics Center management, transportation management and consolidation, business process integration, supply chain visibility, and value-added services. In today's environment, filled with rapid and unpredictable change, DSC helps customers achieve their goals by being ready for anything!