XPO Logistics has appointed Karlis Kirsis as chief legal officer for GXO Logistics – its intended new spin-off. Kirsis currently works as senior vice president and European chief legal officer for XPO Logistics Europe, but he will become responsible for GXO’s legal and compliance functions. XPO hopes to spin off its logistics business as a separate publicly traded company in August, creating two “pure-play industry powerhouses”. Read more XPO appoints chief financial officer for GXO Logistics spin-off The new business […]
Skills shortages in the logistics sector stretch beyond the role of HGV driver, with companies providing warehousing warning that they have been in “crisis mode” for two years.
Hermes has launched an apprenticeship programme designed to help address the national LGV driver shortage, whilst developing its own people.