Kuehne + Nagel said that the performance of its contract logistics division “continues to be impressive” after a “game-changing” contract with the Ministry of Defence saw turnover rise 33% year-on-year. According to its most-recent filing at Companies House, turnover at K+N’s contract logistics division rose from £389m to £516.7m for the year-ending 31 December 2016. The strategic report within the filings states: “The UK market is an extremely competitive one and margins are always very tight, especially in the current […]
Maritime Transport has signed the Corporate Covenant, the document businesses use to pledge support to the armed forces.
Kuehne + Nagel has clinched a major contract to manage GlaxoSmithKline’s UK road distribution of consumer and healthcare goods.
The government is looking at funding HGV driver training for those leaving the military to help alleviate the skills shortage.