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  • UKWA 2024 Year of Warehousing Golf Challenge to support Tempus Novo

    The next event on the UKWA’s busy Year of Warehousing schedule is a Golf Challenge, to be held in support of Tempus Novo, an award-winning charity committed to supporting the rehabilitation of former offenders through sustainable employment. UKWA CEO Clare Bottle comments, “UKWA is proud to support Tempus Novo, [...]

    Published On: June 17, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • UKWA welcomes HRH The Princess Royal to Multimodal Pavilion

    A visit by HRH The Princess Royal to UKWA’s Pavilion at Multimodal 2024 was a fitting climax to a successful event over three days at the NEC, according to UKWA CEO Clare Bottle. In addition to showcasing UKWA members’ products and services, the extensive UKWA  Pavilion provided a valuable [...]

    Published On: June 14, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack May 2024

    Read the news and views from UKWA for May Download NEWSrack

    Published On: May 21, 2024Categories: NEWSrack
  • UKWA Awards for Excellence: Finalists announced

    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has revealed the list of finalists shortlisted for this year’s prestigious UKWA Awards for Excellence, sponsored by Prologis. In this special 80th anniversary year UKWA has received more entries than ever before and, according to UKWA CEO Clare Bottle, the judges had a difficult [...]

    Published On: May 9, 2024Categories: Market Intel, Uncategorized
  • Alastair Campbell to be celebrity host at UKWA Awards Lunch

    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has revealed that prolific writer, broadcaster and famous political strategist Alastair Campbell will be the special guest and celebrity host for this year’s UKWA Awards for Excellence Annual Lunch at the Royal Lancaster London on Wednesday 10 July. This flagship event, attended by hundreds [...]

    Published On: May 2, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • UK Warehousing Association launches Election Manifesto in Parliament

    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has launched its Election Manifesto for 2024 at a special Parliamentary Reception, hosted at the House of Commons by Ben Everitt MP and attended by Baroness Scott of Bybrook OBE, both of whom, along with Greg Smith MP and UKWA CEO Clare Bottle, gave [...]

    Published On: April 30, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack April 2024

    Read the news and views from UKWA for April Download NEWSrack

    Published On: April 25, 2024Categories: NEWSrack
  • UKWA Year of Warehousing Student Bursary winner announced

    Sina Khodaee, a PhD student from the University of Bath, has been awarded the UKWA Year of Warehousing Student Bursary for his essay on ‘The Future of Warehousing’, winning £800 of vouchers to mark the association’s 80th anniversary. He was announced as the winner at last week’s UKWA National [...]

    Published On: April 2, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • Latest report predicts sustained growth and continued demand for warehousing

    The latest report produced by Savills for the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) shows that the sector has grown by 61% since 2015 and now stands at approaching 700 million sq ft. Development of warehouses over 1m sq ft has increased by 345% in the last decade, while online retailer [...]

    Published On: April 2, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack March 2024

    Read the news and views from UKWA for March Download NEWSrack

    Published On: March 26, 2024Categories: NEWSrack
  • Logistics industry unites in call for dedicated government minister

    Heads of the UK’s leading logistics trade associations are urging the next government to recognise the value the sector provides to the economy and appoint a dedicated minister for logistics with cross-departmental responsibilities. Eleven of the UK’s leading logistics trade associations have cosigned a letter which was delivered to [...]

    Published On: March 19, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • UKWA National Conference celebrates 2024 Year of Warehousing

    UKWA celebrated 2024 The Year of Warehousing at its biggest and best National Conference ever last week at Nottingham’s East Midlands Conference Centre. Big brands, hot topics and a series of new initiatives made for an exciting, informative, and memorable event. The conference kicked off with global economist Professor [...]

    Published On: March 19, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack February 2024

    Read the news and views from UKWA for February. Download NEWSrack

    Published On: February 29, 2024Categories: NEWSrack
  • UKWA CEO Clare Bottle wins prestigious TAF Award

    Clare Bottle, CEO of the UK Warehousing Association has won the Outstanding Leadership Award at the prestigious Trade Association Forum Awards. Now in its 21st year, the Trade Association Forum (TAF) Awards 2024 are supported by the Department of Business and Trade, and recognise excellence, innovation and best practice [...]

    Published On: February 27, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • Warehousing industry calls on DESNZ for support in unlocking potential for rooftop solar

    The UK Warehousing Association and Syzygy, the UK’s leading advisor and developer of renewable energy projects within the commercial real estate sector, joined forces on Monday to bring together high profile leaders from all sectors of the UK warehousing industry – including occupiers, landlords and developers – to meet [...]

    Published On: February 1, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack January 2024

    Read the news and views from UKWA for January. Download NEWSrack

    Published On: January 23, 2024Categories: NEWSrack
  • National 2024 Year of Warehousing campaign kicks off at Visku in Wellingborough

    The national 2024 Year of Warehousing campaign, announced in the House of Lords by Minister Richard Holden MP, kicked off an ambitious tour of 80  warehouses nationwide at local business Visku, with CEO of the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) Clare Bottle, and Cllr. Valerie Anslow Mayor of Wellingborough, hosted [...]

    Published On: January 16, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • Where’s Clare? Spot UKWA’s CEO on her pilgrimage around 80 warehouses in 2024 and win a bottle of bubbly!

    As part of the exciting 2024 The Year of Warehousing campaign, UKWA CEO Clare Bottle will be visiting 80 warehouses throughout the UK, putting the sector firmly in the spotlight and ensuring we achieve the recognition we deserve as critical to supply chains, to the UK economy and to [...]

    Published On: January 12, 2024Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack New Year 2024

    Happy New Year and welcome to the first NEWSrack of 2024 with all the latest news and views from UKWA Download NEWSrack

    Published On: January 4, 2024Categories: NEWSrack
  • UKWA offers 2024 Year of Warehousing Student Bursary

    UK Warehousing Association is offering a special Student Bursary of £800 in vouchers to mark its 80th anniversary. 2024 The UKWA Year of Warehousing Student Bursary will challenge students to write a 500-word essay on the future of warehousing, sharing their ideas and insights on the opportunities ahead for [...]

    Published On: December 11, 2023Categories: Market Intel
  • Debby Mills joins UK Warehousing Association as Head of Finance & Operations

    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has appointed Debby Mills as Head of Finance and Operations. Debby joins the team having provided support services as a consultant to the Association since the beginning of this financial year. Debby has a strong background with over 15 years in Finance Leadership roles, [...]

    Published On: December 11, 2023Categories: Market Intel
  • NEWSrack November 2023

    Read the news and views from UKWA for October. Download NEWSrack

    Published On: November 30, 2023Categories: NEWSrack
  • UKWA launches new Warehouse Manager CPC qualification

    In January, the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) will launch the first ever independently accredited Warehouse Manager CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence), kicking off ‘2024: The Year of Warehousing’ campaign, which was announced at the UKWA House of Lords Parliamentary Luncheon in October. The new qualification has been designed to [...]

    Published On: November 28, 2023Categories: Market Intel
  • UKWA National Conference, 12-13 March 2024

    EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT TO END JAN 2024– 3 FOR 2 ON TICKET PRICES! Next year’s UKWA National Conference will be bigger and better than ever! The event will be held at the East Midlands Conference Centre, located on the University of Nottingham Campus, and will be themed around ‘2024 [...]

    Published On: November 29, 2023Categories: Archived Event
  • Battle for Business Rates Relief continues

    The UK Warehousing Association has been battling for some time to make the case to government for warehouses to qualify for support on business rates. In March we wrote to the Chancellor highlighting the unfairness of the proposed increase in business rates for warehouses and challenging the assumption that [...]

    Published On: November 28, 2023Categories: Market Intel
  • UKWA Warehouse Manager CPC, 8 January to 19 January 2024

    The Warehouse Manager CPC is a brand-new qualification developed by the UK Warehousing Association and accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport (UK). It is set to become an industry-wide recognised qualification, equivalent in status to the well-established Transport Manager CPC.  This course is aimed at existing [...]

    Published On: November 20, 2023Categories: Archived Event
  • King’s Speech: UKWA awaits detail on scale of investment and timescale for reform

    The UK Warehousing Association has welcomed reference in the King’s Speech to the Government’s plans to scale up renewable energy supplies, including solar, as well as its commitment to grid connection reform. However, UKWA CEO Clare Bottle warns that major investment will be required to bring the National Grid [...]

    Published On: November 9, 2023Categories: Market Intel
  • UKWA welcomes revised funding for Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship

    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has welcomed news that the Funding Band for Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Apprenticeships has been revised upwards to Band 8 (up to £5,000). The revision, confirmed by Secretary of State for Education Gillian Keegan, represents a positive step forward for the industry, according to UKWA [...]

    Published On: November 7, 2023Categories: Market Intel
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    Published On: May 6, 2024Categories: Warehouse Magazine 2024
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    Published On: March 4, 2024Categories: Warehouse Magazine 2024