The Global Freight Awards, which is designed to recognise and reward the best talent and achievements of the year for the freight and logistics industry, has announced its shortlist for 2016. Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the prestigious ceremony will take place on 3 November.
The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) is organising a trade mission to China and Hong Kong for the UK logistics industry.
A Future Skills Zone highlighting the careers available to young people in Britain’s booming logistics sector, and featuring leading employers from across the sector, is the latest addition to IMHX 2016, which takes place on 13-16 September at the NEC in Birmingham.
Leading ladies in transport and logistics were announced at the FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards 2016 ceremony.
During Multimodal 2016 (10-12 May at the NEC in Birmingham), Julie Maddocks, head of media relations, Freight Transport Association (FTA), chaired ‘The Future of Airports in the UK’ seminar, during which key commentators expressed their views on the topic and whether the proposed third runway at Heathrow will be given the go-ahead by the government – Charlotte Dawson reports.