AKW Group has promoted management trainee George Richards to network support manager. Richards (pictured) joined AKW in 2015 as a transport POD clerk, and AKW said his enthusiasm and eagerness led to a promotion onto the management training programme just months later in January 2016. During his first year in the role Richards was invited to speak at the International Road Union Conference in Georgia, where he spoke about the industry’s need for new talent. At the beginning of this […]
Career Academies UK has been awarded a £50,000 pot of funding to help launch five new UK logistics academies.
DHL, which employs more than 42,000 people in the UK, has launched its own Military Employability Programme to recruit drivers from the ranks of those leaving the armed forces.
Think Logistics will be hosting a stand at this year’s Multimodal event, to garner support from previously untapped areas of the logistics sector attending the three-day event.