Think Logistics has set itself a target of ensuring 1,000 students aged 16 to 18 attend one of its workshops by May 2016, and is urging operators to take part in the half-day sessions. The initiative, founded by Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite, is an industry-led project that aims to raise young people’s understanding of the logistics sector and inform them about the range of career paths available. Operators are needed to commit to running a three-hour workshop and provide […]
DX Group has issued a profit warning, citing the shortage of HGV drivers as a key factor in driving up costs.
Union Unite remains optimistic that most of the jobs under threat as a result of a restructure at TNT Fashion Group UK can be saved, regional officer Nick Halton told Motortransport.co.uk after an initial consultation meeting with the company.
Skills for Logistics MD David Coombes writes that while there is a huge push at the age of 16-18 on what they are going to do after they complete their time at school/college, a lot of people are not aware that apprenticeships are for people of all ages.