UKWA invites Scottish businesses to Showcase Day at Malcolm Logistics.
Following a successful Warehousing Showcase in Belfast earlier this year, the UK Warehousing Association will be holding its next regional event in Scotland on 20 September, hosted by UKWA member Malcolm Logistics, at the company’s Heritage Centre in Glasgow.
Commenting on this, Clare Bottle, UKWA CEO, said, “UKWA is rolling out a series of regional events to complement its National Conference in March 2023. Accordingly, we would like to extend a warm welcome to members as well as non-members to attend our Scottish Showcase, where they will have the opportunity to meet others from the Scottish warehousing sector, hear from expert industry speakers and learn more about the role of UKWA in supporting warehouse operators.”
Speakers will include Andrew Malcolm, CEO of Malcolm Group, who will share the company’s strategic plans for the future, Billy Allison, MD (Scotland) of Briggs Equipment, discussing managing supply chains and going green, and Clare Bottle, CEO of the UK Warehousing Association who will speak about how UKWA is engaging with issues key industry issues, such as skills and labour shortages, automation and digitalisation, sustainability and challenging government policy.
The day, which will start at 11.00 and end at 16.30 BST, includes a buffet lunch and a tour of the 1m+ sq ft warehousing at Malcolm Group’s rail connected complex.
The event is free, but places are limited, so companies wishing to attend are advised to book early.
UK Warehousing Association
The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) is one of Britain’s trade organisations representing the warehousing and third-party logistics (3PL) sector. The association’s 800+ member companies operate some 12 million square metres of warehousing from around 2000 depots across the UK.
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