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 […]
The road transport industry is being urged to play its part in attracting more women to the sector by entering this year’s Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards. “The annual awards, sponsored this year by the FTA, demonstrate that the sector suits women and is one in which they can excel,” said Maxine Benson, co-founder of Everywoman. “The awards prove that there are no limits for women in transport and logistics – all previous winners having made an outstanding contribution […]
With e-commerce now a major focus for Wincanton, the 3PL has taken the rapid expansion of omni-channel retailer Screwfix in its stride through a combination of pace, agility and flexibility.