OIA Global: Certified, Licensed, and Awarded Some Of The Industry’s Highest Accolades.
To receive the kind of recognition OIA Global has over the years requires dedication to excellence on a variety of levels. We not only strive to provide each of our clients with the highest quality service, but our staff of professionals aims for innovative solutions in all phases of the supply chain process, including creative packaging solutions few other logistics companies can provide. Below is just a short list of some of the certifications, licenses, and awards OIA has received.
Awards & Accolades
1st place at Dieline Awards for Nike Sport Ball Packaging Redesign project (2016)
P&G Collaboration Award (2014)
March 2014 - Procter & Gamble recently expressed their appreciation for Bellville Rodair, in their words, “for going the extra mile,” and as we all know it’s that extra mile that makes all the difference.
At a recent review P&G said that Bellville Rodair is the best freight forwarder they work with. This was confirmed shortly afterward at a supplier meeting when we were nominated by 2 teams at P&G Newcastle (I Trade and Freight Audit) and were presented with the P&G Collaboration Award 2014.
Global Freight Awards Freight Forwarder of the Year (2012)
The first Global Freight Awards ceremony (formerly known as the IFW Awards) were held in London on the 22nd of November 2012. Bellville Rodair were honored to receive the prestigious award of ‘Freight Forwarder of the Year‘ ahead of some of the most well-known companies in our industry. This completes a three-peat with BRI also winning honors in the 2011 and 2010 competitions.
IFW winner of the Supply Chain Partnership Award (2011)
Freight and logistics professionals from all over the world flew in for a glittering evening of celebration at the 15th IFW Awards in November 2011. Beating stiff competition, our Automotive team won this award for their innovation with the Automotive Pallet.
Finalist at the BIFA Awards in the Special Services category for FASHION (2011)
Bellville’s fashion division was nominated as one of the finalists by BIFA in the Special Services category for its approach in offering innovative solutions to the challenge of shipping hanging garments.
‘Rising Star’ award winner at Cathay Pacific Cargo Awards (2010)
BRI were delighted to have won the “Rising Star” Award at the annual Cathy Pacific Cargo Awards dinner. The award was collected by Spencer Davern on behalf of BRI Heathrow who received this award in recognition of their hard work, dedication, and increase in air cargo business.
IFW Project/Heavylift forwarder of the year (2010)
In 2010 BRI was proud to win the prestigious IFW Project/Heavylift forwarder of the year award for the excellent work carried out by our specialist Energy Team.
Finalist in the BIFA Special Services Award (2009)
BRI were among many entrants during what BIFA described as a difficult year for the industry. The competition was tough and we were proud to be one of the finalists.
Highly commended, IFW Project/Heavylift forwarder of the year (2009)
This highly commended recognition by IFW gave us something to work on for the following year when we won this award for Project/Heavylift forwarder of the year.
TOP 100 - Supply Chain Brain Partner
OIA Global is recognized by a leading industry publication, Supply Chain Brain Magazine, as a Top-100 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Supply Chain Partner. Nominations were submitted by customers and logistic professionals referencing OIA solutions, company efficiency, customer service and overall performance.
To meet international safety concerns, OIA earned C-TPAT certification in 2003, well ahead of U.S. Customs & Border Protection timing guidelines.
ISO 9001:2008 Certified
In 2000, OIA was granted the ISO 9001 certification by the International Organization for Standardization for processes geared to enhance quality management. This certification means that OIA is recognized for its processes: 1) to fulfill the customer’s quality requirements, 2) to meet applicable regulatory requirements, 3) to achieve customer satisfaction, and 4) for continual process improvements.
OIA is endorsed by CNS, an International Air Transport Association (IATA) Company, which allows us direct access to the most recent information and regulations concerning the movement of cargo throughout the world.
In 1994, OIA was officially licensed as a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC) by the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC).
In 1993, OIA was granted license to operate as a Customs House Broker by U.S. Customs & Border Protection.
OIA is fully trained to be compliant with all U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG), and International Air Transport Association (IATA) regulations concerning new security rules for the movement and handling of hazardous material shipments.
OIA strategically partners with both integrated packaging converting partners. Our supply base includes FSC chain of custody certifications.
Member of the World Cargo Alliance (WCA) since 2012
Member of the World Cargo Alliance (WCA) since 2012.