Women in Logistics is urging the industry to put forward nominations for its second awards night, celebrating the achievements of women in transport. The organisation will hold its second charity ball and awards night in September with funds being raised for Transaid, which supports transport in developing countries. Nominations are now being sought for the following categories: Woman of the Year – sponsored by Search Consultancy Young Woman of the Year (under 30) – sponsored by Manpower Company of the […]
West Bromwich-based Transervice Express Transport will upgrade to a larger depot by the end of the year, after taking on the customer base and some of the drivers of fellow The Pallet Network (TPN) member MWT.
Fleet Van Operator of the Year, sponsored by Renault Trucks, has been added to the line up of 2016 Motor Transport Awards, reflecting the growing importance of vans in the UK transport industry.
CM Downton walked away with the big prize of the night – the Haulier of the Year trophy – in front of a sell-out audience of 1,500 at last night’s Motor Transport Awards (13 June). Delighted directors of the family firm Andrew, Richard and John Downton, collected the trophy from co-host Sean Lock. The Moreton Valance, Gloucestershire-based firm has achieved the remarkable feat of boosting turnover and doubling operating profit since the credit crunch struck in 2008 – a performance […]