Peter Ward took over as chief executive of the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) in January 2015, replacing Roger Williams who, after 15 years in the job, has semi-retired though retains his role as secretary general of the International Federation of Warehousing Logistics Associations. Ward has been in logistics for 30 years, saying “it was my destiny” to join his family freight forwarding business DH Ward (Shipping) after a brief spell with Courtaulds. “It was a business that my father took […]
The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has appointed baroness Anne McIntosh as its honourary president.
The UKWA has said the decision to leave the EU will have “serious global implications” that will bring “new challenges” to the British transport and warehousing industries.
Derrick Potter, founder and chairman of Potter Logistics, celebrated the company’s 50th anniversary by receiving the Chairman’s Award at the annual UK Warehousing Association Awards at the Dorchester Hotel yesterday (1 July).