PHOENIX — Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that its Avnet Supply Chain Velocity e-magazine received first place in the 2014 Outstanding Material Handling and Logistics Content Awards. Sponsored by the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education (CICMHE) and MHI, the nation's largest material handling, logistics and supply chain association, a panel of judges recognized Avnet Supply Chain Velocity for its originality, effectiveness and impact in developing outstanding material handling related content. Avnet Supply Chain Velocity focuses on supply chain management in the technology industry to help organizations be more successful and reduce time to market for their customers.
According to the CICMHE judges, “This online resource presents useful information for a wide range of MHI members to understand relevant supply chain issues. The information is made vivid through crisp written content and supporting graphics to illustrate critical concepts. The content presented is valuable for any practitioner.”
Avnet Supply Chain Velocity is designed to enable manufacturing professionals to learn and deepen their knowledge of supply chain skills. The e-magazine is unique in its approach by combining insights from acclaimed high-technology journalists, academia, Avnet leaders with experience managing complex global supply chains, and other industry experts.