We were thrilled to be announced as finalists in this year IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards in the category ‘Small/Medium/Large Manufacturing Company of the Year’. Being shortlisted for this award is a proud achievement for The Pod Factory to be recognised for our hard work and dedication to providing superior quality and functional garden rooms and living Pods manufactured in our facility in Navan Co Meath. We are in excellent company with finalists including Pfizer Ireland Pharmaceuticals Ringaskiddy Cork, Kerrygold Butter Packing Ltd, Java Republic, Cook Medical, Mash Direct, Intel and DellEMC. A total of 45 companies have been shortlisted for the awards across 15 categories.
The IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain awards 2019 are the first awards programme to exclusively focus on the manufacturing sector, bring the tremendous achievements of manufacturing companies and their supply chains into the spotlight and highlighting the performance of the outstanding teams driving their success. Innovative work, close collaboration and improvement to internal operations will play a large part in the decision-making process for judges. Those on the panel include Eoin O’ Driscoll, Chairman of Tyndall Institute, Barry Kennedy, Chief Executive of IMR, Caroline Spillane, Director General Engineers Ireland, Bob Barbour, Chief Executive Competitiveness Centre, Professor Eamon Murphy, University of Limerick, Dr Christopher Keely, Trinity College Dublin and John Whelan, Chairman of Premier Publishing and Events.
The winners will be announced on the 17th of January 2019 at the Irish Manufacturing Research event which will be held at The Citywest Hotel.