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 […]
Hermes UK has appointed former Culina Group operational excellence and procurement director John Clark (pictured) as its new director of depots.
Nigel Parkes is stepping down as MD of Pallet-Track and will be replaced by the network’s chief financial officer Caroline Green, who will take on the role of chief executive.
Over 30 unemployed young people are set to join the Port of London Authority (PLA) in Gravesend and Forth Ports, including Tilbury Port, as part of the government’s £2.4bn Kickstart work programme.