Career Academies UK has been awarded a £50,000 pot of funding to help launch five new UK logistics academies. The funding has been provided by independent education charity the Edge Foundation, which praised Careers Academies for “fantastic work raising awareness of the many paths of success” in the logistics sector. The UK’s first Logistics Career Academy at West Derby School in Liverpool is due to take its first intake of students this September, and has received strong backing from local […]
The Green Group has completed what it views as a breakthrough deal after securing collapsed Seafield Logistics’ Worksop site, a move that saves 70 jobs and transforms its warehousing capability.
Bibby Distribution’s 18-month transformation strategy is finally coming to fruition, as the MT Top 100 operator turned a profit for the first time in two years. A complete review of the operation, from warehouse to board structure, has taken place, with the company aiming to go “back to basics”. This has seen the disposal of non-logistics divisions from the Bibby Supply Chain portfolio – training arm Systems Training in 2015, and agency business Direct Workforce at the end of 2016. “From […]
The MD of Buxton-based Lomas Distribution has expressed his delight after the company secured the Winsford warehousing business of collapsed firm Seafield Logistics saving jobs in the process.