- ZARAGOZA, Spain, Feb. 15, 2018 (Press Release) -
- Two members of SAICA’s team were individually recognised for their at the coveted Nestle Supplier awards hosted at Twickenham Rugby Stadium
It was a double celebration for SAICA as they were once again recognised for their pioneering approach to packaging at the Nestlé Supplier Awards.
The evening focussed on SAICA staff’s personal contributions to the Nestlé relationship. The ceremony, hosted by TV personality Mark Durton-Smith, sought to acknowledge Nestlé’s suppliers and their continued contribution to sustainable packaging production. The ceremony highlighted the on-going collaborative process which progress in packaging technology owes so much to.
SAICA’s Paul Gartland and Jackie Moore were awarded the ‘Above and Beyond’ and ‘Customer Service’ awards on the night, which saw Nestlé staff nominate individuals they thought had made a positive contribution to the supplier relationship.
Paul Gartland who has been a part of the SAICA team since 2002 was ‘shocked but pleased’ to have won. He was nominated by Nestle’s I&R team, speaking of his triumph he said:
“I have worked with Nestlé across many projects, delivering upon developing high quality packaging products. The awards were a really fun night and I’m very grateful to be recognised”
Jackie Moore who works within SAICA’s Sales division was also recognised on the night for her collaboration with the Nestlé Procurement team. Jackie, who has worked at SAICA for 36 years says:
“It’s amazing to have been acknowledged and appreciated by Nestlé. It was a humbling experience to accept the award.”
This is the second consecutive year SAICA have been successful at the Nestlé Supplier Awards. SAICA continue to collaborate with Nestlé on producing environmentally-conscious packaging for their diverse product range.
David Wilbraham, Sales, Commercial & Marketing Director UK and Ireland, SAICA Pack commented on the win:
“We are delighted to have been recognised once again by Nestlé for our work. We pride ourselves on a productive partnership which revolves primarily around intelligent packaging that will contribute to Nestlé vision of sending zero waste to landfill by 2020.”
About Saica Group
Saica is one of the European players in the development and production of recycled paper for corrugated cardboard, with a production of 2.5 million tons of paper.
With more than 9,000 employees across Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, UK, Ireland, Turkey, Luxembourg and The Netherlands, Saica Group has four business areas: recycled paper production for corrugated cardboard (PAPER), recyclable materials recovery (NATUR), production of corrugated packaging (PACK) and flexible packaging (Flex).
The consolidated turnover of the multinational is nearly 2,382 million Euros (consolidated sales, 31.12.16).