The winners of the Chartered Institute of Transport and Logistics North West annual awards for Education and Excellence, in association with Peel Ports Group and CAST UK, were announced on 14 June at a ceremony held at Manchester’s prestigious Midland Hotel. The awards were presented Terry Scuoler, chief executive of EEF, the manufacturer’s organisation. The awards, now in their fifth year, cover both freight and – for the first time – passenger transport in the North West of England. Gavin Shannon, logistics […]
Beverley Bell, senior traffic commissioner for Britain, is to become president of the CILT in May.
Working practices in the supply chain have been thrust into the limelight by the BBC’s investigative series Panorama. Earlier this week the programme aired an edition highlighting long shifts and tough picking targets at a DC run by internet retailer Amazon.
The decision to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport has been tentatively welcomed by the industry.