GREEN BAY, Wis.
April 23, 2013
has been awarded the prestigious "Winning Through Innovation," award from
at the company's first
North American Partner to Win
New York City
. The award recognizes Breakthrough
Fuel's efforts for partnering with Unilever to develop and execute a fuel management strategy that provides metrics and market insights to reduce the costs, consumption and emissions of energy used to ship Unilever's products throughout
, Vice President Procurement Operations North America and
, Unilever commented, "This event presented us with a fantastic opportunity to recognize some outstanding examples of true excellence in our suppliers, who are leaders in their fields." The event in
was part of a series in Unilever Global's Partner to Win program. Previous events were held in
"We are honored to be recognized by an outstanding global company like Unilever, especially in the field of innovation" said
Fuel CEO and Chief Innovation Officer. "It's very gratifying to assist Unilever in rethinking how it approaches fuel costs and in implementing new strategies and tools to improve supply chain effectiveness. We enjoy working with such a highly recognized brand and we thank them for this award."
supply chain management
and transportation energy advisory firm, with patented processes, that help shippers understand and manage transportation energy lifecycles and costs. Since its inception in 2004, Breakthrough
Fuel has helped shippers manage more than 1.5 billion gallons of fuel; saving clients in excess of
includes some of
's largest companies. Breakthrough
Fuel is headquartered in
Green Bay, WI.
SOURCE Breakthrough Fuel