International Gold for BLG’s Annual Report

A fresh design, excellent photography and a well conceived overall presentation – BLG LOGISTICS for the first time tackled the ARC Award, the oldest and biggest international competition for annual reports, jointly with its agency HGB Hamburger Geschäftsberichte and received top distinction. The financial publication of BREMER LAGERHAUS-GESELLSCHAFT –Aktiengesellschaft von 1877– for the year 2014 with the title, “We develop values – at the right place at the right time”, achieved the GOLD Award in the category “Non English / Logistic Enterprises”. BLG CEO Frank Dreeke notes: “We as the Board of Management view this award as a special recognition and congratulate our team on its success.”

The ARC Award was conferred in New York for the 29th time. The competition specifically looks at how the respective annual report communicates the story of the company. Among other things, it evaluates the title, foreword, impact of the design, quality of the photography, text, company information, financial information, combination of financial data and financial report, communication of the story and of the corporate philosophy.

The ARC Award has a high degree of acceptance worldwide. This year the competition received more than 2,000 submissions from 35 countries. The jury consists of over 200 experts in investor relations, public relations, journalism and design. They come from such countries as the USA, Austria, Canada, Hong Kong, Mexico, Singapore, Great Britain and Germany.

September 4, 2015