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Jersey City, NJ, United States, 2014/05/23 - Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd recognised Kuehne + Nagel with the company’s highest award for vendor quality and outstanding supplier performance, with its Royal Contribution Award for 2014 - Kuehne-Nagel.com.
The award was presented to Kuehne + Nagel at Royal Caribbean’s Supplier Conference recently held in Miami, FL.
Royal Caribbean invited their top global supply chain suppliers to participate in the supplier conference and Kuehne + Nagel was proudly Royal Caribbean’s only logistics provider in 2014 to receive this distinguished award.
The Kuehne + Nagel branch in Miami, Florida, manages seafreight activity, including coordination of on-time alongside-ship deliveries for three of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.‘s cruise brands - Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises. In addition overseas customs-clearance services are provided.
“We are honoured to be chosen by Royal Caribbean to receive this award,” said John Hextall, President and CEO of Kuehne + Nagel North America. “This award is the result of the cumulative efforts of the Kuehne + Nagel global organisation to implement, manage and exceed Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd.‘s international transportation requirements.”
About Kuehne + Nagel
With approximately 63,000 employees at more than 1000 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group (kuehne-nagel.com) is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions.