Friday 18th Jan 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

Viewing all Professional development articles

Christmas sales growth for Tesco

Like-for-like sales in the UK grew by 1.2 per cent in 19-week period to 5 January 2019 whilst Booker grew by 9.6 per cent.

Sainthouse appointed CILT president

Dawson Group managing director Paul Sainthouse FCILT has been appointed as the new president of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK for 2019.

DSV plans DKK 1bn expansion

DSV is planning to expand its global headquarters in Hedehusene, Denmark by 10,000 sq m as it embarks on a five-year expansion plan, which will also result in a 250,000 sq m DSV logistics complex in the Roskilde-Hedehusene-Taastrup area.

G&P picks former Jaguar chief as chairman

G&P, which works with automotive and aerospace manufacturers and associated supply chains to improve quality and efficiency, has appointed Geoff Cousins, former managing director at Jaguar UK, as its chairman.

Sainsbury’s to trial zero-emission cooling for deliveries

Asda and Sainsbury’s win more time

Asda and Sainsbury’s have won more time to provide information to the Competition and Markets Authority after applying for a judicial review of the deadline set by the authority.

New operations director for Suttons

Gary Oliver has joined Suttons Tankers as operations director west, replacing Roger Parr who has been appointed commercial director.

DP World acquires Unifeeder

DP World has acquired the Unifeeder Group, valued at €660 million, which operates a container feeder and shortsea network in Northern Europe with connectivity to 100 ports, serving both deep-sea container hubs and the intra-Europe container freight market.

Three new directors for NHS Supply Chain

Supply Chain Coordination, which provides the management function of the new NHS Supply Chain, has appointed three non-executive directors – Heather Tierney-Moore, Steven Glew and Heather Benjamin.