The shortage of logistics-related labour is a global problem that will either remain the same or worsen over the next five years, according to a new survey by The World Bank, which calls for a major expansion of training and skills development initiatives in developing countries.
AkzoNobel has promoted David Allen, its integrated supply chain leader, to its executive committee as part of a restructuring of the top management of the business.
The first apprenticeship route to supply chain leadership roles is set to launch in early 2018.
DHL Supply Chain has warned that the industry is facing a global talent shortage crisis prompted by the impact of digitalisation and status of the supply chain profession.
DSV has appointed Kelly Dennis to head its customer service team which is based in Purfleet.