Koopman Logistics Group wins innovation award

5 april 2018

On 27th March 2017, Koopman Logistics Group BV won The Innovation Manager award, in short TIM, for developing a distributed ledger for the automotive supply chain with blockchain technology.. The award, which is awarded by ICT Media, rewards innovative IT projects in the Netherlands.

IT manager Peter Oosterhoff explains: "The aim was simplification, transparency and prevention of fraud within the supply chain, which consists of shippers, storage and transshipment companies, transporters and car dealers. The initiative may be put on the market as an independent platform ". IBM provides the technology knowledge. "Together they bring the logistics chain in motion and solve essential challenges", according to the jury. This most innovative partnership was rewarded with a media campaign by ICT Media worth € 7,500.

Jon Kuiper, CEO of Koopman Logistics Group, is proud of winning the prize: "This award confirms our position as a professional service provider that creates value for its customers through innovative digital solutions."