Logistics firms Clipper Logistics, Malcolm Group, XPO and software provider Big Change have joined forces to donate an HGV driver training simulator for trainee HGV drivers in Zambia. The donation to the Industrial Training Centre (ITC) in Zambia, which transport charity Transaid has partnered with since 2008, follows a visit to the centre in 2018 by representatives of the four companies. The simulator allows new drivers to spend additional hours behind the wheel in the safety of the classroom before […]
Abbey Logistics and Hovis Since November 2018, Abbey Logistics has worked with Hovis to modernise its supply chain, creating operational visibility by sharing in-depth real-time performance data. Together they have built dependability and flexibility in the supply of flour to Hovis’ bakeries, cut costs, improved working practices and built engagement from drivers and on-site teams. Abbey says the success of the partnership has come through unlocking the operational data held within the contract and maintaining an open and honest relationship. […]
Ed Pargeter, founder and owner of EP Training in Bookham, Surrey died suddenly last week aged 67. A well known and highly respected figure in LGV training Pargeter set up EP Training 32 years ago.