Agilent Technologies has received the Aberdeen Group Performance Excellence Supply Chain Award, which recognises companies that have attained measurable business growth and mastered methods for financial, operational and customer-centric excellence via their supply-chain activities.
Based solely on research results compiled over a 12-month period, the nominees are reviewed and approved by Aberdeen's Research Oversight Committee.
Agilent accepted the award at the Aberdeen Group Supply Chain Summit 2007 held in Boston. Aberdeen Research is a provider of fact-based research and market intelligence focused on the value chain.
Aberdeen cited Agilent's effective use of resources to achieve good business results through management and leadership as its reason for winning the award.
According to Aberdeen Research, it is excited about the progress that Agilent has made and is unanimous in its selection of Agilent in recognition of its supply chain performance excellence.
Agilent Vice President and General Manager for Electronic Measurements Group Supply Chain accepted the award at the ceremony and thanked Aberdeen for the honour of this award, which marks a milestone toward Agilent's goal to create value for its customers and stakeholders.
This award validates Agilent's initiatives to achieve a good supply chain, and spurs it on to good heights of achievement.