Bekaert granted Preferred Supplier award by Schneider Electric
Bekaert was granted the Preferred Supplier award for its consistent high performance in the above listed categories
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On 5 July 2012, Schneider Electric brought together more than 300 international suppliers in Paris for a one-day event to celebrate partnership and innovation. This annual event focuses on sharing growth opportunities and sharing best practices with particular focus on supplier innovation proposals, as well as on ways of implementing these innovations in a spirit of true partnership.
The day drew to a close with the awarding of eleven prizes to the top-performing suppliers in each market, as well as in the following performance categories: quality of supplies, service level, productivity, competitiveness, innovation, sustainable development and responsiveness. Selected to encourage best practices, these criteria also aim to develop a coherent relationship between Schneider Electric and its suppliers.
Bekaert was granted the Preferred Supplier award for its consistent high performance in the above listed categories. Bekaert has been a long-time business partner of Schneider Electric in developing and supplying Dramix® Green steel fibers for precast electrical cabins, one of the many concrete reinforcement applications of Dramix®.
Mr Jean-Pascal Tricoire, President and CEO of Schneider Electric, congratulated Bekaert as Preferred Supplier 2012. Bekaert was represented by Stéphane Charignon, Precast Segment Manager.