DHL Tradeteam has announced James Gill as its new MD with immediate effect. It follows the appointment of former MD Gavin Murdoch to president and representative director of DHL Supply Chain, Japan. In his new role as MD, Gill will oversee Tradeteam’s nationwide on-trade and off-trade drinks network, distributing leading brands for blue-chip customers. “I’m delighted to be taking over the reins from Gavin, who has done an excellent job over the past five years, leaving the business in good […]
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