ABB recognized as the 'Best Industry Specialist Supplier'

2016-10-18 - Global technology leader in energy and automation technologies receives prestigious Rexel Austria Award
Vienna, Austria, September 27, 2016 - Special honor for ABB AG: The global technology leader in the category 'Best Industry Specialist Supplier' has received the Rexel Austria Award, 2015.

Overall, there were seven different categories in which the respective best suppliers were awarded. In three of the seven categories the winner was determined via a vote among the employees of Rexel Austria as well as Regro and Schäcke.

"For ABB, it is a special honor to be recognized with this prestigious award from one of our most important customers. This emphasizes that we have made the right decisions and are on the right track to expand our market position," says Ing. Franz Chalupecky, CEO of ABB AG in Austria.

The award was presented at the Rexel Austria Partners evening on 21 September, 2016 in Vienna. The award for the best industrial specialist supplier is the result of pursuing a consistent strategy for many years, which places the customer at the center.

"The focus on developing the strengths of the ABB product portfolio in the market and the realignment of the sales force was an important step in the further development of ABB," says Michael Kohlen, Sales & Marketing Manager for electrification products at ABB Austria. "Winning the Award Rexel constitutes a valuable confirmation for us that we took the right measures and also an incentive to further continue our efforts,”

ABB ( is technologically the world leader in energy and automation technology. This technology enables our customers from utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure to be in the position to improve the performance track record and at the same time to reduce the burden on the environment. The ABB Group of companies operates in 100 countries and employs about 135,000 people.

ABB Rexel Award 2015