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Entries to the 2024 Awards for Excellence are now closed.
This year we received a record number of nominations across the ten different categories:

Young Employee of the Year 

  • Open to employees up to the age of 30, this award goes to an up-and-coming individual with sound personal attributes. A rising star who demonstrates an elevated level of competency, combined with a passion for logistics and clear potential for a bright, successful future.

Warehouse Manager of the Year

  • This award recognises an inspirational manager, whose outstanding personal and professional skills are reflected in the efficient, effective operation they run. Someone who leads by example, striving for and achieving exceptional levels of productivity through a highly motivated team.

Best New Member

  • This corporate award goes to the UKWA member organisation who delivers the highest professional standards of warehousing upon joining our association. The judges will consider submitted case studies and/or testimonials that illustrate exceptional performance.

Logistics Service Provider of the Year

  • This award recognises a highly professional, motivated, and well-led organisation that continually demonstrates best practice, alongside a full commitment to meet and exceed UKWA’s key principles of working safely, ethically, and profitably.

Best Digital Innovation Project (Systems)

  • This award recognises innovation in technology, specifically systems that have significantly contributed to improving warehouse operations, through increased efficiency, cost-savings and process performance.

Best Technical Innovation Project (Hardware)

  • This award goes to an organisation that has successfully developed a bold response to the changing market, through the introduction of a new technical product innovation.

Award for Excellence in Customer Service

  • This award celebrates the organisation with a proven customer-focused culture. An unwavering dedication to providing a first class service, coupled with an in-depth understanding of customer needs, are at the forefront to consistently drive satisfaction and surpass expectation.

Award for Excellence in Sustainability

  • This award marks the achievements of the organisation that continues to make strides towards a more sustainable future by driving positive change.  Their focus and commitment to energy efficiency, carbon reduction and implementation of environmental initiatives paves the way for a greener planet.

Award for Excellence in Value Added Services

  • This award recognises the delivery of additional Value Added Services by a warehouse operator.  A stand-out supplier who reliably identifies and overcomes consumer demands in order to help its customers succeed.

Award for Excellence in Infrastructure

  • This award celebrates a new or improved logistics building, park development and/or investment, that brings additional capacity to the market.

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