Royal Mail scooped the Company of the Year accolade at the Women in Logistics (WIL) UK awards last Friday (20 September) in Solihull. Selected by public vote, the post and parcels giant received 85% of the vote, fighting off finalists Premier Farnell and Unipart Logistics. SME of the Year Award went to supply chain and logistics recruitment firm BiS Henderson. “The winning companies showed real thought leadership on gender equality, and had a clear vision for the future,” said WIL […]
The biggest night of the road transport year, the Motor Transport Awards, is less than a week away, and the last few tables are selling fast. Everyone who is anyone in road transport will be at the Awards, which will see 20 iconic trophies handed to the best companies in road transport as well as top class entertainment and fine dining in the Grosvenor House Hotel on 5 July. Last year over 1,500 guests reading like a who’s who of […]
Today Wincanton posted what its MD Eric Born (pictured) called a “boringly predictable” set of half year results, with a 1.6% decline in group turnover and a 2.6% increase in operating profit.
Royal Mail has bought parcel data management platform NetDespatch as part of its ongoing efforts to boost its technological capabilities.