Logistics Manager Webinar: How will Brexit affect logistics and trade? 

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On 1 January 2021 the transition period for the UK leaving the European Union will end, and with negotiations taking place virtually this year, business leaders in logistics and supply chain are planning for uncertainty.

To guide you through the coming months, Logistics Manager will host a webinar on Tuesday 9 June at 10.30am, to bring senior decision makers up-to-speed with the very latest issues regarding the cross-border flow of goods between the UK and its largest trading partner.

By attending this webinar you will learn:

This 45 minute free-to-attend webinar is the first in a series of supply chain specials from Logistics Manager in June, looking at the hottest topics in the sector.

Register now for free!

Meet the speakers:

John Lucy, Manager of International Transport and Trade Procedures at the Freight Transport Association

As the FTA’s Manager of International Transport and Trade Procedures, John provides specialist advice to its members and various Government departments with regard to cross border road freight, particularly as an  industry lead on  Brexit and its implications on road transport. Prior to joining the FTA John has over thirty five years’ experience in various senior roles in National and International Transport.

Nick Fox, head of logistics leading e-commerce fashion retailer Theory

Nick has recently moved to be the Head of Logistics at Theory fashion group based in London. Nick’s recent experience was as Managing Director of fashion specialist logistics company, Mode Logistics, where Nick put a big emphasis on helping SME fashion brands to upgrade their Online and Wholesale IT infra-structures. Prior to this, Nick worked developing global supply chains for a large Supermarket supplier and was also Logistics Director for WDT Limited, owners of the Firetrap fashion label. He has also had experience in building supermarket supply chains in Eastern Europe in the early 90s, and with running the global catering logistics of British Airways.

Christopher Walton, Editor, Logistics Manager 

Chris has worked as a business journalist since 2002, initially reporting on IT and comms before a brief sojourn as a pubs and bars correspondent. His career as a logistics journalist started in 2008 when he became News Editor of Commercial Motor. He moved through the ranks, adding Motor Transport to his news-gathering responsibilities in 2010, before becoming Managing Editor of both titles in 2014. He became Editor-in-Chief of all three transport titles at DVV Media International, including Truck & Driver, in 2017. During that time Chris hosted a variety of events and launched a now annual awards ceremony. He was fortunate enough to succeed the legendary Malory Davies in September 2019 as Editor of Logistics Manager and host of the Supply Chain Excellence Awards. Day-to-day Chris writes about all things supply chain; materials handling and industrial property and is curator of the annual LM Top 50 Service Providers .

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