4flow strives to find the best solution for each client, implement highly effective processes, and constantly innovate to improve our services. This is reflected in the many awards we have continued to win over the years. We have received accolades for client projects, the software solutions we develop in house, and as an employer.
4flow has been recognized for its responsible and transparent company culture in addition to fair treatment of student interns and new professionals beginning their careers. The initiative, organized by the German business publications Handelsblatt and Wirtschaftswoche, aims to create more transparency for young professionals entering the job market. 4flow has won the award several times in previous years.
2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100
4flow was named to the 2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, which makes it the sixth time 4flow received the award. Supply & Demand Chain Executive, selected the winning companies for successful and innovative transformation projects that deliver bottom-line value to small, medium and large enterprises across the supply chain.
ELA Award Project of the Year 2017
4flow and AGCO received the ‘ELA Award Project of the Year 2017’ from the European Logistics Association (ELA). The globally operating agricultural equipment manufacturer AGCO and its collaborative digital supply chain partner 4flow were recognized for their efforts in digitization and end-to-end integration of partners within AGCO’s international inbound supply chain. The ELA, a federation of 30 national organizations from across Europe, awards the most innovative logistics and supply chain transformation projects each year. The contest is played out amongst 30 award-winning projects from national competitions. The ELA jury selected the AGCO and 4flow initiative as the best this year.
Brose Key Supplier 2017
The globally operating automotive supplier Brose recognized 4flow with the Key Supplier Award 2017 for its successful cooperation. 4flow plans, manages and optimizes the Brose European transportation network using integrated transportation management (iTM) developed by 4flow. Brose had previously honored 4flow as a Top 3 supplier in the “Brose Service Supplier” category.
ISO 9001:2015 certification
4flow has been certified to the standard ISO 9001:2015, the most widely applied standard in quality management at national and international levels. Implementation of the standard ensures optimal information flow, a sophisticated service level and best possible time management, thereby assuring the highest level of quality from 4flow’s integrated transportation management (iTM) at a global level. Read more.
Financial Times FT 1000
The British news publication Financial Times ranks 4flow among the strongest growing businesses in Europe. Companies qualifying for this ranking had primarily organic percentage revenue growth between 2012 and 2015. Since its founding in 2000, 4flow has grown sustainably. In 2016 for the seventeenth consecutive year 4flow grew significantly, with growth higher than the market once again. The growth was brought about by a large number of new customer orders and many existing long-term and international customer relationships.
AGCO Supplier of the Year 2017
AGCO, global leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of agricultural solutions, recognizes top suppliers for their dedication and contribution to its success. 4flow was named Supplier of the Year 2017 in logistics. The award was presented to 4flow for supporting AGCO’s globally integrated supply chain and logistics evolution. Awards were presented in several other categories including collaboration, innovation, quality, and logistics among others. For more details, read the press release.
General Motors 2016 Supplier of the Year
With this award GM recognizes its best suppliers that consistently exceed GM’s expectations, create outstanding value or bring new innovations to the company. This is the second time 4flow has received the award. Winning suppliers were chosen by a global team of GM purchasing, engineering, quality, manufacturing and logistics executives and selected based on performance criteria in Product Purchasing, Indirect Purchasing, Customer Care and Aftersales, and Logistics. For more details, read the press release.
2016 Green Supply Chain Award
4flow was presented with the Green Supply Chain Award for the second time. Awarded annually by the US publication Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies that make green or sustainability a key part of their supply chain strategy as well as providers of supply chain solutions and services that assist their customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals.
Growth Champion 2017 by FOCUS magazine
With continuous growth of more than 20 percent in the last three years, 4flow has made it once again to the list of Germany's fastest-growing companies. The FOCUS ranking presents the 500 German companies with the highest growth rate between 2012 and 2015. The ranking was performed in cooperation with the statistics company Statista. Prerequisites for the award are that companies operate independently, are not subsidiary enterprises, are based in Germany, and had minimum revenue of at least 100,000 euros for 2012 and 1.8 million euros or more for 2015.
Sustained Excellence Award and Technology Fast 50 2016
For innovativeness, entrepreneurship, long-term growth and sustainable leadership, Deloitte presented 4flow with the Sustained Excellence Award. 4flow has had a steady growth rate of more than 20 percent in recent fiscal years. In addition, Deloitte named 4flow to the Technology Fast 50 for the ninth time, as one of Germany’s 50 fastest growing technology companies. For more details, read the press release.
German Award for Supply Chain Management 2016
AGCO and 4flow received the German Award for Supply Chain Management 2016 from BVL International for successfully implementing their innovative concept to digitize the tractor and agricultural equipment manufacturer’s inbound supply chain. In just 18 months, the cooperation partners implemented the AGCO Smart Logistics initiative for the global leader in agricultural solutions. AGCO and 4flow successfully reduced costs by more than 25 percent for the entire inbound supply chain and increased on-time delivery performance by 10 percent, among other achievements. Find out more about the AGCO and 4flow collaboration.
An overview with more awards will follow soon.