Crown Flour Mill Restricted (CFM), the wheat milling enterprise of the agribusiness big, Olam Agri, has gained Nigeria’s Nationwide Productiveness Order of Advantage Award. The highest award was introduced to the flour milling agency by the President Muhammadu Buhari, at an occasion held on the State Home Banquet Corridor, Abuja, yesterday, in recognition of its strong financial contributory position.
The Nationwide Productiveness Order of Advantage Award was instituted by the federal authorities via the Ministry of Labour and Employment to bolster productiveness consciousness and excellence in each the private and non-private sectors.
In keeping with Dr Chris Ngige, the Honourable Minister of Labour and Employment, the award was “instituted by authorities to recognise and honour productive people and organisations in Nigeria within the 12 months of the award for achievements made within the three previous years.”
The 2022 version of the awards recognises people and companies who’ve demonstrated excellent management in key areas of the economic system between the years 2019 and 2020.
Over 100 firms contested for the award class. A extremely certified panel comprising Barrister Ikechi Uko, a consultant of the Productive Sector, Ms A.O Adenugba, a director within the Nationwide Productiveness Centre, and Alhaji Habu Adamu Jajere, representing Nigerian Affiliation of Chamber of Commerce, Trade, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA); Mr. Uche Nwokedi, SAN, representing Nigeria Bar Affiliation (NBA) amongst different notable prime nationwide figures put the contesting firms via a rigorous, extremely aggressive, selective course of that concerned a stringent screening and auditing of every enterprise’ efficiency within the areas of customer support, company social duty (CSR), and buyer satisfaction, setting well being & security.
CFM emerged prime within the class having demonstrated general management on every of the efficiency indicators. Olam acquired CFM in 2010 and to strengthen its market place adopted with the acquisitions of the BUA Group flour milling enterprise in 2016 and the Dangote Flour Mills in 2019. This transfer was aimed toward optimizing its company technique and fashioned a part of a long-term funding and development plan for the meals manufacturing worth chain in Africa’s largest market.