Karen Crispe will step down from her role as MD of Tachodisc to join the FTA at the start of April as commercial director. Philip Jordan will succeed her as MD and will work alongside her during the handover period. Jordan was MD of Tachodisc from 1996 to 2005 and returns following stints at the FTA and TruTac, as well as working in other B2B industries, including software, technology and the logistics market. Crispe said: “It is with mixed emotions […]
The FTA has signed a three-year sponsorship deal with Think Logistics, the educational scheme founded by Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite that works to promote careers in logistics to students aged 16-19.
This year’s shortlist for the Everywoman Awards is “proof that there are no barriers to success in the industry if you are committed and have the drive to succeed”, according to Maxine Benson, co-founder of Everywoman.
Trade associations have welcomed plans for a new secure zone in Calais for UK-bound HGVs but highlighted that more needs to be done to deal with the migrant crisis that has erupted in recent weeks.