Belgian consolidator 2XL and the male cancer charity Orchid were the two big winners at the fifth annual Asda Supply Chain Awards held in Leeds last week. Zeebrugge-based 2XL was shortlisted in several categories and picked up the coveted supply chain excellence award from Asda supply chain director Gavin Chappell at the black tie event, which raised £44,500 for Orchid. Chappell said 2XL was a “true partner” with Asda and “understood we are trying to achieve”. “This organisation has invested […]
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