Fit for the future
Professionals from across the logistics industry gathered in Telford recently for the Talent in Logistics Conference to discuss the skills and training challenges facing the industry.
The RHA and Close Brothers Asset Finance have joined forces to launch a pioneering programme to help SMEs secure the skills they need for future growth by recruiting young drivers into the transport sector.
Four inspirational logistics champions have been honoured at the annual Women in Logistics prize-giving ceremony.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is the UK’s biggest transport trade body, representing more than 16,000 members who move goods by road, rail, sea and air. Recruitment challenges in the sector have prompted the FTA to dedicate a member of its policy team to skills campaigning and to focus on apprenticeships and training in its commercial activities.
Wanted: Women making a difference in logistics The search is on for women making a difference in the logistics industry, with an annual awards ceremony set to recognise the cream of the crop.