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 […]
Abbey Logistics Group has appointed Motor Transport Hall of Fame resident David Batty to lead its engineering department.
Yodel owners the Barclay brothers remain the richest people directly deriving at least a proportion of their wealth from interests in road transport. But there are some surprising new entries in the 2013 Sunday Times Rich List published yesterday.
Supply chain collaboration could save around £2bn a year on fuel costs, a panel of logistics industry leaders revealed at last week’s International Festival of Business in Liverpool.