North West based Alison Handling has been crowned winners of the Most Innovative Established Business Award at this this year’s Venturefest North West Innovation Showcase competition. The Innovation Showcase targets small to medium-sized businesses who have launched a new product, service or digital innovation in four categories and Alison Handling beat stiff competition from over […]
International Logistics Expert Warns Businesses An Effective No-Deal Brexit Could Still Occur At End Of Next Year.
An international logistics expert has warned businesses trading with the EU that Britain could still be effectively heading for a no-deal Brexit at the end of 2020. Adam Johnson, director of Leeds-based Tudor International Freight, said this was the logical conclusion to be drawn from recent statements by government representatives such as Prime Minister Boris […]
On Thursday 21st November 2019, SCCG’s Marketing Coordinator, Alexandra Nedelea graduated from Coventry University. Alex proudly graduated with a 2.1 Upper Second Class Honours degree, achieving a Bachelor of Arts qualification, in Advertising and Marketing. Despite the weather, the ceremony was still an enjoyable event. Starting with The Supply Chain Consulting Group in August of […]
– Reducing food waste is one of the most effective actions you can take to address climate change – it’s simple, it’s free and makes a real difference– The EPA are challenging everyone to reduce food waste to combat climate change Do you stop to think when you scrape half-full plates into the bin; or […]
Alcohol has no place in the workplace especially if you are responsible for material handling equipment and vehicles. Fork lift trucks are widely used throughout industry for moving materials and goods, but they also feature prominently in work site accidents: every year there are about 8,000 lift truck accidents, some of which are fatal, according […]
Maritime Transport Ltd. (Maritime) has made rapid progress on the construction of its rail terminal at Castle Donington, East Midlands Gateway (EMG), due to begin operating officially at the start of 2020. In addition to ongoing works, the 17-acre interchange, which will be capable of handling up to sixteen 775metre-long freight trains daily, has recently […]
Leading UK independent freight forwarder, Davies Turner, is undertaking a complete renewal of its domestic distribution vehicle fleet, operating from its main regional distribution hubs in the UK. Davies Turner offers a collection and delivery service throughout mainland UK, via its own in-house controlled nationwide distribution network. The company’s new vehicles include 7.5, 12 and […]
Europa Worldwide Group has employed its first Head of Property who is leading the construction of its new £60 million, 715,000 sq ft state-of-the-art 3PL facility. Europa Worldwide Group is an ambitious independent logistics operator and the new site will become Europa’s largest in the UK and is part of Europa Warehouse offering of 3PL […]
An apprentice truck driver, part of the initial cohort of Co-op’s all-new professional driver programme, has beaten nearly 320 drivers to be the top-performer at the company’s Castlewood distribution centre, despite acquiring his licence with SP Training just three months ago. Heading the monthly driver performance rankings, Aron Marshall is part of Co-op’s professional driver […]
Making Inroads To Prevent Accidental Incursions: VPS Highway Solutions Launches Safety Zone System For Road Workers.
Over 4,000 people work on construction & repair of our highways, often working alongside traffic moving at high speeds. Highways England reports that on average there are nearly 300 incidents a week of accidental incursions, where drivers accidentally enter roadworks, & abuse, affecting road workers who are busy improving Britain’s motorways & A roads. VPS […]