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). The award, presented by UKWA chairman Tony Mohan, recognises the individual who has worked in and represented the logistics sector over a number of years. Potter Logistics also collected two more trophies – Joe Jackson received the Young Employee of the Year Award and Scott Wallace was named […]
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.
Potter Logistics has won a £1m contract with Westmill Foods, building on an existing relationship.
Working practices in the supply chain have been thrust into the limelight by the BBC’s investigative series Panorama. Earlier this week the programme aired an edition highlighting long shifts and tough picking targets at a DC run by internet retailer Amazon.