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UKWA celebrates excellence in warehousing

UK Warehousing Association, UKWA, celebrates excellence in warehousing

The UK Warehousing Association celebrated in style at its Annual Lunch & Awards event on Tuesday 28th June, recognising outstanding talent, commitment, and innovation at the Royal Lancaster, with Minister for Employment Mims Davies and veteran broadcaster John Humphrys in attendance. Awards went to Iron Mountain and Uniserve respectively, for …

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Supply Chain #NextGen to showcase the logistics leaders of tomorrow

Supply Chain #NextGen to showcase the logistics leaders of tomorrow

Thirty of the brightest and most talented young people working in today’s logistics industry will be recognised at a special presentation and networking reception during this year’s International Materials Handling Exhibition (IMHX 2022) to mark the inauguration of The Supply Chain #NextGen. The Supply Chain #NextGen has been launched to …

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UKWA welcomes government’s Future of Freight plan

UKWA welcomes government’s Future of Freight plan

The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has welcomed the government’s newly published Future of Freight Plan, and agrees with its finding that a disconnect exists between industry and local planning authorities that are unable to understand the needs of a changing and innovative freight and logistics sector. This is the first-ever …

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UKWA launches new ‘out of the box’ model lease at Multimodal

UKWA launches new ‘out of the box’ model lease at Multimodal

UKWA has unveiled a new ‘out of the box’ model lease for members, developed in partnership with legal partners Weightmans and real estate advisors Savills, including explanatory notes that provide a starting point for negotiating a lease contract in 2022, something that Weightmans partner Matthew Williamson argues is needed more …

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Cranfield expert-led seminar sessions at IMHX 2022

Cranfield expert-led seminar sessions at IMHX 2022

World-renowned specialist postgraduate university, Cranfield, has been named as the Academic Partner of the International Materials Handling Exhibition 2022 (IMHX). As IMHX 2022’s Academic Partner, Cranfield University will play a role in this year’s speaker programme which will run alongside the three-day exhibition of materials handling and intralogistics solutions, this …

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UKWA appoints new Head of Training

UKWA appoints new Head of Training

The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has appointed Jerry Oughton as its Head of Training. The new role reflects the commitment of the Association to placing skills training and personal development at the heart of a wider strategy to attract more young people into the industry, says UKWA CEO Clare Bottle. …

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