Blog: Dave LeggettLogistics glitch at logistics awards ceremony

Dave Leggett | 30 October 2003

A little bird tells me of an amusing moment at the Automotive News Europe Logistics Awards ceremony in Barcelona recently. I'm told the courier firm entrusted with delivering the awards themselves to the event venue failed to deliver on time. Logistics cock-up involving logistics awards - neat irony. But it meant that there was nothing to actually hand over to winners at the ceremony itself. However, ANE's new editor Arjen Bongard had the presence of mind to announce that the logistics glitch meant that the award trophies this year would therefore be 'virtual'. Cue gales of laughter and a potentially embarrassing situation was rescued. Nice one.


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