Our next conference is ‘Future of Refrigerated Tranport’ taking place on 12th September at the National Conference Centre, Birmingham in association with The Supply Chain Consulting Group. Come and join us as we bring together the major decision makers across the UK cold chain. Our focus is on the future of refrigerated transport, this must attend event is a forum to learn and share insights into how different business leaders are facing up to the challenges and opportunities for tomorrow. […]

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FSDF Golf Day

10/06/2019

The FSDF Golf Day is taking place on Wednesday 10th July at Belton Woods, Grantham, where we welcome you for brunch, 18 holes of golf  with individual and team competition including longest drive and nearest the pin followed by a private prize-giving dinner.  The picturesque par 73 Woodside course runs alongside magnificent woodlands on the Belton Woods estate. Its undulating fairways and natural hazards need careful negotiation – this is a real ‘thinkers’ course for high handicappers and pros alike. […]

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There is just one year to go before Transaid kicks off its epic Land’s End to John O’Groats (LEJOG) cycle challenge (2-13 June, 2020), with riders from across the transport and logistics industry invited to reserve a place on the international development organisation’s most ambitious ride to date. Nine participants have already signed up to complete the end-to-end, 972-mile journey, including Verity Cullum, Head of Marketing at MAN Truck and Bus UK. She says: “Cycling the length of the country […]

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2019 will be our 16th year of running this highly successful event which attracts top speakers from major retailers, manufacturers and other suppliers and provides the opportunity for some 150 senior professionals and industry leaders to meet up to discuss and debate the current major supply chain issues. This prestigious event, a highlight in the logistics calendar, will be held in association with the West Midlands CILT in the stunning grounds of historic Coombe Abbey in Warwickshire, in a wonderful […]

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Exhibitors at the Temperature Controlled Storage & Distribution Show (TCS&D) are gearing up to showcase their latest solutions for cold storage and transport, with many companies putting the spotlight firmly on sustainability in the latest innovations for the cold chain sector. Taking place on the 25th and 26th June at Peterborough’s East of England Arena, the TCS&D Show is the UK’s only dedicated event for the cold storage and distribution sector. Exhibitors at this year’s show include Carrier Transicold (stand […]

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Tuesday 2nd July 10:45 – 14:00 Open to employees of companies that hold a FSDF CCA only. Workshop places will be managed on a first come, first served basis, and there are limited places so please reserve your place early to be sure you secure one. To book your place, please email cclevy@jacobs.com and be sure to include the below information: CCA Target Unit identifier : CSDF/T00XXX Name(s) and role(s) of the employee(s) from your CCA holding company who will be attending […]

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International development organisation Transaid has commenced a project to review legislation and training related to the use of motorcycles and three-wheelers in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as part of research to look at their role in providing vital rural access. The project, funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) as part of the Research for Community Access Partnership (ReCAP), has already demonstrated the importance of motorcycle rider training in four African countries where research has been completed […]

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The Annual FSDF Golf Day is Wednesday 10th July in 2019, so make sure the date is noted in your diary and book. We look forward to welcoming you to Belton Woods in Lincolnshire for brunch, 18 holes of golf  with individual and team competition including longest drive and nearest the pin followed by a private prize-giving dinner.  The picturesque par 73 Woodside course runs alongside magnificent woodlands on the Belton Woods estate. Its undulating fairways and natural hazards need […]

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Croner run a number of Webinar’s on HR and Health & Safety issues, FSDF members can attend the webinar’s all of them are free and cover a wide range of topical issues. Please include the FSDF membership number (38043) when registering details to sign on. Webinar Schedule – 05 – 19 May 2019 – Associations 2 Webinar Schedule – 06 – 19 June 2019 – Associations As we approach another bank holiday and peak holiday season, it’s important for members […]

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IMHX 2019 – the UK’s biggest and longest running materials handling exhibition – is set to feature a record number of exhibitors, including many organisations who are attending for the very first time, when it opens for business at the NEC, Birmingham, in September. Figures recently released by event organiser, Informa Markets, confirm that, with the show still four months away, over 400 companies will be presenting the latest developments in intralogistics and supply chain technology, making IMHX 2019 the largest international […]

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