Capgemini Recognized as Coca-Cola’s Prime Supplier of the Year
Company Champions Supplier Diversity in its Product and Service Delivery for
NEW YORK -- October 16, 2013
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and
outsourcing services, today announced it was awarded the Prime Supplier of the
Year Award by global client The Coca-Cola Company. The award is one of the
highest honors Coca-Cola bestows on its key suppliers each year.
The award, presented to Capgemini at Coca-Cola’s 2013 Partners in Promise
Awards Celebration in Atlanta, recognizes suppliers who have made outstanding
contributions with internal teams to move business initiatives forward while
championing supplier diversity. Capgemini has helped Coca-Cola increase its
diversity procurement in the areas of IT, BPO, and business consulting for
more than 20 years.
“Capgemini has been remarkable in its business relationship with The Coca-Cola
Company. While their results are outstanding, more impressive is their
enduring commitment to Supplier Diversity. In awarding the Partners in the
Promise Award, we salute the stewardship they have shown in responsible supply
chain management. We also recognize that their innovative approaches to
Supplier Diversity align with Coca-Cola’s own goals of reaching best-in-class
performance,” stated Terrez Thompson, vice president, Global Supplier
Diversity, The Coca-Cola Company.
“We are honored to be recognized by The Coca-Cola Company with whom we share a
core business value of empowering a diverse workforce to deliver impactful
business outcomes,” said Paul Dickens, director, Supplier Diversity and
Engagement, Capgemini. “Our growing supplier diversity program has set a new
standard for responsible supply chain management and Capgemini is committed to
expanding its work with more diverse suppliers to solve complex problems for
our clients around the globe.”
With more than 125,000 people in 44 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's
foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services.The
Group reported 2012 global revenues of EUR 10.3 billion (more than $13 billion
USD). Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and
technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A
deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of
working, the Collaborative Business Experience^TM, and draws on Rightshore^®,
its worldwide delivery model.
Learn more about us atwww.capgemini.com.
Rightshore^® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini
Tara Marion, 1-469-878-8384
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