Short-list announced for the 6th annual CEE Manufacturing & Logistics Awards
04 June

EO magazine and EuropaProperty are proud to announce the semi-final results for the upcoming CEE Manufacturing and Logistics Awards representing the most outstanding and accomplished manufacturers, logistics suppliers, professional service providers, BTS projects and individuals throughout the region in 2017.

CEO magazine and EuropaProperty are proud to announce the semi-final results for the upcoming CEE Manufacturing and Logistics Awards representing the most outstanding and accomplished manufacturers, logistics suppliers, professional service providers, BTS projects and individuals throughout the region in 2017. The anticipated celebration, which will be attended by some of the region’s leading manufacturers, and logistics leaders, will take place on June 21st 2018, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Warsaw, Poland.

The annual CEE Manufacturing and Logistics Awards will support and recognize manufacturing and logistics success in all sectors of the industry, and is now widely heralded as the most prestigious awards event promoting the region to the international manufacturing and logistics sectors. Selected companies will compete for manufacturing business achievements in manufacturing, suppliers, logistics companies, industry professionals and excellence in leadership.

The awards are judged by an independent elite panel of industry professionals from the leading companies of the manufacturing and logistics sectors, and its international industry partners. The Jury will debate to select the winners of the awards from the shortlisted companies. In order to ensure maximum objectivity and transparency of the final results, the judging procedure is overseen by EY - one of the world's leading professional services organizations.


The semi-final results have been narrowed down from a field of over 300 nominated companies to determine the following semi-finalists:


Short-listed Professional Service Providers

These awards recognize excellence in the advisory and outsourcing services, innovative products and IT systems that are provided to manufacturing companies.

Professional Service Provider




Lean Enterprise Institute

Logcon East

Loredo Res

Metroplan Polska

MPM Productivity Management


Pekao Bank


Recruitment Firm



NES Global Talent


Facilities Management Firm

Apleona HSG

General Property

Innovative Facility Management

Loredo Res

SPIE Polska


Law Firm

Jara Drapała & Partners

Konieczny Wierzbicki


Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland


Project Management Firm




PM Group


Construction Company

CFE Poland


Synergy Construct


Corporate Real Estate Agency

Axi Immo Group



Cushman & Wakefield






Panattoni Europe



Short-listed BTS Project Awards

BTS Project of the Year awards will be presented to the best BTS developments from across Central Europe. Projects are primarily rated on environmental development principles and practices as well as quality of design, building efficiency, quality of location and commercial success.


BTS Project of the Year - Small (under 25,000 sqm)

Panattoni Europe - Assa Abloy in Stříbro - Czech Republic

Panattoni Europe - Axa - Poland


Panattoni Europe - GLS - Poland

Panattoni Europe - KION for Dematic - Czech Republic


BTS Project of the Year - Medium (under 50,000 sqm)

Arvato Distribution Centre - SEGRO Logistics Park Stryków - Poland

Panattoni Park Cheb / DHL distribution center for Estée Lauder Companies

Panattoni - H&M Grodzisk Mazowiecki - Poland

Panattoni Europe - Ontex - Poland

Panattoni - Raben & Park Grodzisk III - Poland


BTS Project of the Year - Large (over 60,000 sqm)

Goodman - Auchan - Hungary


Invest4SEE - Industrial Park Dubnica - Slovakia

Panattoni Europe - Amazon Sosnowiec - Poland

Panattoni Europe - Castorama II - Poland

Panattoni Europe - Obi - Poland


Manufacturing Supplier of the Year


Information Technology


Velis Real Estate Tech

Zebra Technologies


Logistics Supplier/Provider




Kuehne + Nagel

Nissin Logistics



Manufacturing Supplier

E & S W Knowles




Manufacturer of the Year


Sustainability and Environment

The modern manufacturer should focus on the effects of their activities on the environment, the sustainable use of materials and waste and energy consumption. The jury will score manufacturers in this category on their use of environmentally friendly and cost effective solutions.


Sustainability and Environment



Leeson Chemicals

SGX Europe

Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)



Business & Science

The cooperation of science and industry today is a very important component of success. As a rule, the manufacturer closely cooperating with the scientific community that allocates part of their profits to research and development are usually leaders in their industries.


Business & Science

Dana International

Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)




Information Technology (IT) for Manufacturing

The winner of this prize in this category is the company that shows the most progress and success in the planning and implementation of their of IT infrastructures, resulting in a substantial return on investment (ROI).


Information Technology for Manufacturing

SGX Europe



Production Innovation

Introducing new products and production methods is one of the main features of the modern enterprise. In these categories, companies are demonstrating their vision of placing products on the market - from product design concepts and prototypes to implementation of the entire production line processes. The jury will pay attention to such factors as increased competitiveness resulting from innovation, the pace of implementation of innovation and responsiveness to market requirements.






Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)




Global Pharma

Lotte Wedel

Valeo Group


Product Design/Life Cycle Management

Global Pharma

Lotte Wedel

SGX Europe

Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)





Excellence in Manufacturing Management

These categories judge the use of modern management methods and how they help to improve virtually all indicators of an enterprise, for example, modern management methods and techniques such as Lean, Six Sigma, TQM and Business Intelligence etc.


CRM / Customer Service/Customer Satisfaction


Dana Incorporated



Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)


Quality Control


Dana Incorporated




Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)


Supply Chain Management Logistics



SGX Europe

Signify (formerly Philips Lighting)




Overall Awards


Plant Manager – (nominations still being accepted)


Manufacturer of the Year (nominations still being accepted)


Professional of the Year (nominations still being accepted)


The Manufacturing & Logistics Strategy Summit


The awards are also an opportunity to debate on key factors driving the manufacturing sector. On June 22nd, regional, international experts and business leaders will examine the business case for manufacturing and logistics investment opportunities. This senior level forum will include leadership presentations, panel debates, breakout discussion groups and workshops focused on regional and global manufacturing business. The Summit will also be an ideal opportunity for extensive networking among top leaders, innovators and business minds of the manufacturing sector.


In addition to offering the opportunity to meet and network with leading market players, the Manufacturing & Logistics Strategy Summit will examine, in detail, the manufacturing and logistics investment trends of Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Ukraine and the Baltic’s. The schedule includes morning and afternoon networking coffee breaks and lunch.


As with all EuropaProperty events the 6th Annual CEE Manufacturing & Logistics Awards will pride itself on an unrivalled format that brings together top professionals in an environment conducive to offering the opportunity to meet and network with leading market players.

Contact Information

Craig Smith

Phone number: +48 604 144 769