Recognising and celebrating big businesses changing the landscape in Supplier Development

The Absa Business Day Supplier Development Awards recognises and celebrates businesses committed to building thriving, inclusive and transformed supply chains. The awards is an opportunity to give a well deserved accolade to the companies that are building a better South Africa, whilst also presenting winners with a platform to share their own experiences. Furthermore, the event creates the opportunity for delegates to engage in the synergy of dialogue amongst their peers, building valuable networks for future collaboration.


QUICK LINKS


Judging Criteria

We are looking for excellence that goes beyond the scorecard and applicants who view supplier development OR supply chain development as;

3. A way to build company competitive advantage (articulated in the strategy, and actions of the company).

4. A way to build the local economy (open relationships with suppliers).

1. A strategic priority (decision-making flows down from the Executive suite)

2. A longterm strategy for the business (long term planning, valued relationships, investment in suppliers).


TESTIMONIALS

We are proud and delighted to be a partner of these awards, which recognises and honors some of the country’s leading champions both individuals and corporates of Supplier Development.
— - Vusi Fele, Chief Procurement Officer, Absa
Transformation of a supply chain works when an attitude of supporting and uplifting others is deeply embedded in the company culture, and influences decisions in every aspect of the business, not just Supplier Development.
— Catherine Wijnberg – CEO, Fetola and Initiator of the ABSA Business Day Supplier Development Awards

2018 HIGHLIGHTS VIDEO


SPONSORS AND PARTNERS