Pallet network Pall-Ex has teamed up with De Montfort University Leicester to come up with creative ideas to promote logistics career opportunities to young people aged 16 to 24. Pall-Ex provided a brief for an integrated marketing campaign, using market research, social media, influencer marketing and PR. Campaigns will promote HGV driving roles and other careers, targeting applicants from under-represented groups, such as women and ethnic minority communities. Research from union Unite shows that just 1% of HGV drivers in […]
There are too few women holding senior roles within logistics and supply chain. A 2018 Gartner report shows that, although women account for 37% of the total supply chain workforce, only 25% of senior managers or directors are female.
The government has challenged the logistics industry to boost the number of its female and ethnic minority employees.
Yodel has appointed a new legal director specialising in retail and logistics.