Birmingham-based PGS Global Logistics is growing its own talent pool through a driver recruitment campaign dubbed “Not Your Average Joe’ which aims to attract younger candidates to train as HGV drivers. The company, which is a member of Pallet-Track, has enlisted Joe Eyles, son of MD Paul Eyles, as the face behind the ‘Not Your Average Joe’ initiative. The younger Eyles oversees the maintenance of the PGS Fleet, which has around 65 trucks and 79 trailers. He also has both […]
Sheldon Clayton Logistics and Aztek Logistics are gearing up to exhibit at this month’s Multimodal show.
The driver shortage is a bigger cause for concern to the industry in 2018 than it was last year, according to a new survey.
The RHA held a National Training Conference at Birmingham’s National Motorcycle Museum last month. Describing 2012 as the year Driver CPC ‘comes of age’ the day was dominated by discussion of this most emotive of subjects. Seen by some as the way forward to improve the sector’s image, others view it as a government cash-cow with too many “cowboys” delivering training. However, conference chairman Richard Fry started the day with the message that was consistently delivered throughout: Whatever you think […]