Delhaize Group and NGA HR Awarded for Delivering Excellence in Payroll

Delhaize Group wins 2015 Gold SAP Quality Award, category business transformation for best-in-class payroll implementation

Delhaize Group wins 2015 Gold SAP Quality Award, category business transformation for best-in-class payroll implementation

10 Sep 2015

Brussels, September 10, 2015.  NGA HR is pleased to announce that its client Delhaize Group has been awarded the Gold SAP Quality Award for most successful implementation of their SAP solution in Belgium & Luxembourg.  NGA created a robust HR environment for Delhaize Group to manage all 14.000 Belgian employees in the most secure and efficient way. Key benefits of the new payroll solution are the transition to a single payroll system and the ability to analyze HR and payroll data. The SAP Quality Award was handed out to Delhaize Group on September 9 at the SAP Cloud Forum in Brussels.

‘Earning this recognition was truly a team effort,’ said Pierre Depoorter, HR Program Manager of Delhaize Belgium. ‘The project team has done an exceptional job that has created a great deal of value for the company, combining best practices in project management, great technical skills, and deep commitment to business results.’

Michael Custers, Senior VP Strategy & Marketing at NGA HR said, ‘We’re very proud to see Delhaize Group being recognized with an SAP Quality Award. Quality and timeliness are everything in payroll.  Successful payroll implementations don’t just come out of the blue – they are the result of strong governance, excellent working relationships, client focus, and deep payroll expertise.’

The SAP Quality Awards shine a spotlight on SAP customers who have achieved excellence in planning and executing their SAP project and programs delivering significant value to their organizations.  The prestigious award uses SAP’s 10 quality principles to effective plan, execute and manage their implementations, simplify business processes and deliver significant business benefits to their organization, achieve fast, low-cost implementations – and meet today’s demand for rapid time to value.


About Delhaize Group

Delhaize Group SA/NV - headquartered in Anderlecht, Brussels, Belgium - is a Belgian international food retailer with leading positions in key markets. Delhaize Group operates in seven countries and on three continents, with a sales network of 3,402 stores, employing approximately 150,000 people. Delhaize Group’s operations are located primarily in the United States and Belgium. Other operations are located in Greece, Indonesia, Serbia, Luxembourg and Romania.


About NGA Human Resources
NGA Human Resources is a global leader in helping organizations transform their business-critical HR operations to deliver more effective and efficient people-critical services. We help our clients become better employers through smarter, more streamlined business processes — to save money, manage employee life cycles, and support globally connected, agile organizations. This is how NGA makes HR work.

What sets us apart is The NGA Advantage. It’s a combination of deep HR experience and insight, advanced technology platforms and applications, and a global portfolio of flexible service delivery options.

NGA has over 40 years of experience in HR & payroll services. As a recognized global HR services leader, we have offices in 35 countries on five continents, employing 8,500 staff, supporting clients in more than 100 countries.

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Media Contact: 
Michael Custers
Senior Vice President Marketing and Strategy  
Tel: +32 (0) 496 277 221