Wren Kitchens insists on maintaining the very highest of operational standards in its transport operation – and it shows. Lee Holmes, head of transport operations at Wren Kitchens, said of winning the Operational Excellence Award, sponsored by The Algorithm People, at the Motor Transport Awards 2019: “It means everything to us. We are a private family owned business and our mission is to be the best at everything we do.” First and foremost, Wren Kitchens is a retailer and manufacturer […]
The FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards has had a birthday makeover for its 10th anniversary, with a list of brand new categories for next year’s event.
Women in Logistics is urging the industry to put forward nominations for its second awards night, celebrating the achievements of women in transport.
The 2012 Haulier of the Year, CM Downton, is a family-run firm based in Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire. Despite MD Andy Downton’s self-deprecatory comments about the family just being simple West Country folk, the company is highly respected for its professionalism and consistent strong performance. In an industry characterised by brutally low margins, where hauliers are often confronted with the unpalatable choice of buying unprofitable business or protecting profit at the expense of turnover, Downton has achieved the remarkable feat of […]