Compass Group is honoured with the "Bosch Global Supplier Award“

Compass Group has received the Bosch Global Supplier Award and thus ranks globally among the best suppliers of Bosch, the supplier of technology and services. Compass group received the award in the category 'Purchasing of indirect materials and services'.

From its roughly 23,000 suppliers, Bosch singled out 46 suppliers from 16 countries for an award. This is the 17th time that the Bosch Group has rewarded outstanding performance in the manufacture and supply of raw materials, products, and services – notably as concerns quality, cost, innovation, and logistics.

“We are very proud of this outstanding award. To be among the best of around 23,000 suppliers worldwide is a great honor and a confirmation of our aspiration to convince with top performance, commitment and passion every day. As a development and innovation partner, we are delighted to be moving into the future together with renowned companies”. – Thomas Güther, Chief Growth Officer at Compass Group Europe & Middle East.

For Bosch, suppliers are also partners in development and innovation who help the company stay competitive. Bosch relies on partners who make it possible for the company to stay competitive over the long term. Partners who are willing to collaborate closely with the company can be involved at an early stage in strategies and development projects and gain useful insights into future requirements.

“With this year’s Bosch Global Supplier Award, we honor not only our best suppliers’ excellence. The award is also an expression of appreciation for the spirit of partnership we have benefited from in the coronavirus pandemic.”, says Dr. Arne Flemming, Head of Supply Chain Management at Bosch.

About the Bosch Global Supplier Award:

Every two years, Bosch honors the pick of its suppliers from around the world with the Bosch Global Supplier Award. The supplier of technology and services rewards outstanding performance in the manufacture and supply of raw materials, products, and services. A panel of judges selected the award-winners in the categories of Purchasing of indirect materials and services, Raw materials and components, Purchasing of direct materials (by business sector), and Sustainability. Bosch has been presenting these awards to honor supplier excellence since 1987, and they are highly regarded in the industry. Starting this year, the company also honors its suppliers’ endeavors to promote sustainability, with the first of these new awards focusing on activities to reduce CO2.