Operators have been urged to get involved in the Think Logistics initiative to raise awareness among school children and college students of the careers available in road transport. Think Logistics, led by Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite, has developed an off-the-shelf package of materials that any operator can use as the basis of a half day presentation to students. While this can lead on to site visits and ultimately recruitment of school leavers the fundamental aim is to raise awareness […]
PD Ports director Jim French has been awarded an MBE for services to young people in the transport industry in the Queen’s birthday honours.
The idea of port-centric logistics – where imports are handled close to the port of entry and sent direct to their destination rather than via a central DC – has been given a boost by developments such as London Gateway and Liverpool2.