Supply Chain Management Review NextGen Supply Chain Awards – End User Awards

Submission Deadline: Friday, July 30, 2021

Eligibility: Entries are limited to submissions from end user companies who have integrated technology into their supply chains. 

Entries for these awards are not open to the suppliers of those technologies. 

In 2021, Supply Chain Management Review will honor up to five companies representing supply chain innovation utilizing NextGen supply chain technologies, or the technologies that will shape tomorrow’s supply chains.

The award is not open to solution providers. Submissions are accepted through Friday, July 30, 2021

The awards will be announced November 2 – 4, 2021 at NextGen 2021 (, the only conference focusing on supply chains of tomorrow for senior level executives. This year’s event will be virtual. While participation  in the awards ceremony is preferred, it is not mandatory to be considered.

Companies will be recognized for initiatives utilizing NextGen technologies in five categories:

  • Artificial Intelligence, Big Data. Machine Learning, Robotic Process Automation and/or Internet of Things
  • Robotics in manufacturing, distribution or transportation operations, including autonomous vehicles in last mile delivery or internal operations.
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Blockchain
  • Digital Transformation Of The Supply Chain

Projects can include planning, procurement, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, order fulfillment/warehousing, talent management processes and the end-to-end supply chain.