Walkers Transport has rolled out a new management training programme to develop leaders of the future and support the continued growth of the business. The Palletways member has operations in Manchester and Leeds, and the training will be offered to managers at those sites. Read more Walkers Transport recruits group business analyst Walkers Transport hires former apprentices after funding their qualifications Walkers Transport boss looks to grow by giving customers want they want The training aims to develop leadership and […]
Leeds-based Palletways member Walkers Transport has said it expects to show an 8% year-on-year increase in combined group turnover to £17m for calendar year 2014.
Walkers Transport has been appointed main haulier for SD Parr in a deal that will see it move around 2,000 pallets per year for the glaced fruits and bakery products distributor. Leeds-based Walkers secured the contract with Barnsley-based SD Parr after a competitive tender and will be responsible for storing and delivering SD Parr’s products throughout the country. John Pedley, MD at SD Parr, said that Walkers’ network, warehousing facilities and IT system meet its business needs. “We see Walkers […]
Richard Simpson, CEO of Leeds-based Walkers Transport, is typical of the new breed of logistics business owners who have not been brought up in transport and so have a fresh view of the industry and its future. He explains his vision to Steve Hobson