Logistics specialist Whistl has launched a recruitment campaign for its Devon-based operations ahead of the peak period. The company is looking to recruit over 140 staff for seasonal roles within its fulfilment and contact centre facilities in Wrangaton, Plymouth and Paignton. Whistl’s 300-strong Clientbase team manages inbound contact centre operations, warehousing, fulfilment and business support functions across a portfolio of more than 50 clients. The company said its fulfilment and warehouse operations continue to see huge growth as shopping habits […]
XPO Logistics is processing e-commerce orders more than 10% faster after installing barcode scanners with machine vision in some of its UK warehouses.
Roads minister Stephen Hammond has praised Skills for Logistic’s (SfL) “innovative” new initiative to recruit armed forces personnel into the road transport sector. Speaking at the official launch of the Military Transitions to Logistics programme at London’s Imperial War Museum earlier this month, the minister added: “I’m delighted to be a part of it and wish it a huge success.” Hammond urged others within road transport to get involved with an initiative that hopes to entice 1,000 ex-services personnel into […]
Adam Leonard (pictured) has left Palletforce, just four months after taking over the role of chief executive from Michael Conroy.