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UKWA to host Logistics Users panel discussion: ‘Are 3PLs on the same page as customers?’ Weds 3rd March, 11.30am

UKWA to host Logistics Users panel discussion

On Weds 3rd March, the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) will be hosting a ‘virtual’ panel discussion with leading speakers from major logistics user brands to discuss the radical changes retailers are having to make following the global pandemic, continued closure of ‘non-essential’ high street stores and the super-acceleration of online …

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Zach Pollock appointed CEO of Pilot Freight Services

Zach Pollock Appointed CEO of Pilot Freight Services

Pilot Freight Services (Pilot), a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services backed by ATL Partners and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), announces Zach Pollock as Pilot’s new chief executive officer after the recent retirement of Gordon Branov. As chief executive officer, Pollock will work to grow Pilot’s operational …

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Logistics UK report examines COVID-19 impact on industry

LOGISTICS UK REPORT EXAMINES COVID-19 IMPACT ON INDUSTRY

The logistics industry stepped up to deliver for the nation in 2020, despite facing a worsening shortage of HGV drivers, economic and financial hardship, and significant disruption to operations, according to Logistics UK. The business group has launched its COVID-19 Logistics Report 1, which provides a detailed overview on how …

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XPO Logistics completes UK acquisition

XPO Logistics Completes UK Acquisition

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, today announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the majority of Kuehne + Nagel’s contract logistics operations in the UK and Ireland. Malcolm Wilson, XPO Logistics chief executive officer for Europe, said, “We’re pleased to complete …

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Knowles Transport a perfect sweetener for The Silver Spoon Company

KNOWLES TRANSPORT A PERFECT SWEETENER FOR

A three-year partnership between Cambridgeshire-based Knowles Transport and The Silver Spoon Company has proven so successful that the leading supplier of sugar has extended the contract by another five years. The Silver Spoon Company, which is part of Associated British Foods and produces a range of other foodstuffs including Allinson’s …

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