Fresh face at Remsol as company plans for growth

Preston-based waste and environmental management specialist, Remsol, has announced the appointment of a new commercial director as it begins to implement its growth plans for the next few years. Nigel Sankey has built a successful career in a variety of commercial and business development roles in the environmental sector, including a firm specialising in asbestos … Continue reading

Logistics boss: We’ve come a long way

The managing director of a rapidly growing Manchester company has spoken about the logistics industry becoming a fantastic place to build a career – with endless opportunities for growth. Marie Boyer, whose France Line International Transport Ltd continued its trend of year-on-year growth with a 9.8 per cent increase in revenues last year, hopes to … Continue reading

Composites company, Attwater remembers six-decade industry veteran

Manufacturing company, Attwater is mourning the loss of one of its stalwarts after technical director Tom Eland passed away in December following a short illness. Tom joined Lancashire-based Attwater at the age of 16, in 1967 and spent the whole of his 46 year career with the company, becoming a director in 1988. From humble … Continue reading

Women in Logistics open nominations for 2014 WIL awards

This year’s Women in Logistics flagship event will be the Annual Conference and Awards which will be held in Warwickshire on Friday 27th June 2014. The annual conference theme is ‘Supply Chain Simplicity in a Complex World’. There are two inspiring headline speakers: ·         Emile Naus, Partner and Technical Director at LCP Consulting and former … Continue reading

CIPR NW (Lancashire subgroup) event: Insight into evaluation

CIPR North West is delighted to host a masterclass on ‘insight into evaluation for social media and PR campaigns.’ Having worked hard to plan and deliver your PR activities, it is vital to invest some time in evaluating the overall success and the impact brought to your organisation or your client. The event presents a … Continue reading

Secret Millionaire announced to attend Choose Chorley | Let’s do lunch! event

A high profile guest speaker Carl Hopkins, who appeared on the Channel 4 programme entitled the Secret Millionaire, is to attend the third ‘Let’s do lunch!’ networking event on Wednesday 19 March at Lancastrian Suite in Chorley Town Hall. Carl, who has an outstanding record of building up and selling businesses for millions of pounds, … Continue reading

Remsol helps inform CIWEM report

Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management, CIWEM, has this week (w/c 14th January 2014) published an independent and authoritative report on the water risks associated with shale gas extraction and concludes that the risks can be effectively managed through robust best practice. They acknowledge that hydraulic fracturing, before it has even commenced on any … Continue reading

Women in Logistics UK believes that Logistics is the UK’s most underrated career choice

Women in Logistics UK believes that Logistics is the UK’s most underrated career choice.  The organisation is supporting National Careers Week (3rd to 7th March 2014) as the ideal time to raise the industry’s profile.  Vice Chair, Clare Bottle, will be spending the week visiting schools, highlighting the benefits of a career in logistics to … Continue reading

Survival Pack to the rescue of business beginners

Accidental Business School, the organisation which provides support for young companies, has launched a Survival Pack to help businesses help each other. The low-cost kit comes complete with a guide to establishing a valuable peer-to-peer network, allowing businesses to work together to achieve growth. It has been developed by the Accidental Business School, which built … Continue reading