Inspired Energy has been a member of FSDF for a couple months now, so we thought we would take five minutes to find out a little more about the best person to contact, who they are and what they do within our industry and here is what we found out. Who is the main person that our members could contact for information David Shuttleworth, Market Engagement Executive. What do they do & contact details? With over 15 years’ experience in […]

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FSDF member Citation offer free useful information regarding a number of topics from Brexit to staff banter, please see below for links to all you need to know. Braced for Brexit? Here’s the roadmap you need… From myth busting to practical downloads to help you action changes, our Brexit hub will help you navigate your businesses way through Brexit over the next few months: Link: https://www.citation.co.uk/brexit?utm_source=partner&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=jan19 Five innovative ways to communicate your 2019 strategy to your team How do you […]

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BigChange, the mobile workforce technology company, today announced that it has gained valuable new software and consulting capabilities, as well as over 100 new customers, with the acquisition of two UK-based businesses. BigChange has acquired FSDF member Labyrinth Logistics Consulting, an award-winning supply chain and logistics consultancy based in Royal Leamington Spa. Labyrinth provides logistics strategy, compliance and procurement consultancy, alongside a self-audit software application called SilkThread®, to major transport, logistics, FMCG, and retail organisations in the UK. Its directors, Ruth […]

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We are delighted to announce that FSDF member Astrata’s TripMonitor has been nominated in Fleet World’s Great British Fleet Awards, in the category Innovation in Customer Service. The Great British Fleet Awards celebrate the best of corporate mobility in the UK. Astrata’s solution is designed for operations where timing of delivery and route control are crucial to success. TripMonitor pro-actively alerts fleet managers at a very early stage, if a risk of delay is identified, ensuring they can take immediate […]

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Being a transport manager carries a lot of responsibility. The role isn’t a formality; it’s a serious requirement. A TM can’t just put their name down on a licence – they must actively perform their statutory duty. And it’s important for every transport manager to keep their professional knowledge up to date – i.e. through CPD. What is continuous professional development (CPD)? CPD describes learning activities which professionals proactively undertake to develop and enhance their abilities. Some professions specify those […]

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The UK’s most chosen dairy brand FSDF Member Muller has extended its successful partnership with British Athletics until the end of 2021. As Müller continues to champion the goodness of dairy and inspire people to live happier and healthier lifestyles, the extended association, which began in 2016, will see Müller become title partner for ten world-class events over the next three years. In 2019, the dairy company will be title partner for the Müller Indoor Grand Prix Birmingham, Müller Anniversary Games, Müller Grand […]

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Transaid has published new dates for its Land’s End to John O’Groats (LEJOG) cycle challenge, with riders from across the transport and logistics industry being invited to saddle up between Tuesday 2nd and Saturday 13th June 2020. The changes have been incorporated into a new fundraising pack for prospective riders and corporate supporters which is available to download from www.transaid.org. Transaid hopes the event will raise significant funds to support its primary goals of improving commercial driving standards and ensuring […]

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FSDF member Chiltern Cold Storage managing director Paul Jackson, pictured, has been interviewed by the German/Swiss TV channel SRF1 about his views on Brexit. The programme, on current affairs programme 10vor10, looked at the ramifications of Brexit, in particular the effect on airlines and haulage. Paul Jackson told the programme while driving a Chiltern lorry: “We really don’t know what’s coming. We’ve applied for permits but we could end up getting not enough permits or we could end up getting […]

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FSDF member Narrow Aisle Ltd, manufacturer of the Flexi range of articulated forklift truck-based intralogistics solutions, has announced a major investment strategy that will allow the company to significantly increase output at its UK production site over the next three years. The extra capacity is required to meet the sustained and growing demand for Flexi trucks from third party logistics specialists as well as own-account warehouse operators across a diverse range of industry sectors – both in the UK and […]

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FSDF member Marshall Fleet Solutions has helped one of its customers take care of fuel management under a new partnership with fuelGenie. The unnamed customer was looking to oversee and manage fuel spending for a fleet of 800 drivers and turned to Marshall’s for help. The fleet specialist already provides a whole suite of fleet management solutions for businesses, including compliance, national 24/7 response, service scheduling, dedicated key account management and asset management. Under the new partnership, the Marshall’s customer […]

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