Macsteel/USIZOLeaders in Job Creation & Supplier Development
MACSTEEL/USIZO Highly Commended in the inaugural ABSA Business Day Supplier Development Awards
Macsteel/USIZO wish to congratulate Massmart for being the overall winner at the prestigious ABSA Business Day Supplier Development Awards ceremony held at the Empire Venue in Johannesburg.
The event brought together like-minded participants with a passion for making a difference through supplier development, transformation and best practice.
Macsteel/ USIZO was identified, out of 400 entries, as a top 20 finalist for the Awards and was highly commended for the contribution the USIZO Project is making within the industry.
It has been successful in meeting the criteria for effective Supplier Development, including transformation, new job creation, improved production capacity and supply-chain affiliation.
It was an honour for Macsteel’s Social and Ethics Committee Chairman, Mr Lala Sepeng, Group GM Marketing, Ronnie Jacobs and Group CSR Manager, Kim Allan, to attend these Awards, along with SEFA representatives, including SEFA CEO, Mr Thakhani Makhuva.
Macsteel/USIZO aims to strengthen their supplier development program; through continued inclusivity and collaboration with common purpose stakeholders from all sectors and societies.
Macsteel’s participation in the ABSA Business Day Supplier Development Awards forms the foundation of looking to the future, in South Africa, and beyond.