The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT UK) has announced that DFDS Seaways UK has joined as a corporate member.
The company is part of the DFDS Group who have a “significant shipping, logistics and warehousing operation in the UK and Europe”.
DFDS Seaways UK has its warehousing and logistics operation at Immingham in North East Lincolnshire. It sits on a 175 acre, rail connected site with 520 employees and 10 warehouses, and operates 35 weekly sailings.
Andrew Byrne, managing director of DFDS Seaways UK, said: “As a company it is very important to us to share best practice and work alongside our peers in terms of partnership, networking and professional development.
“The CILT brings together leaders and expertise from professionals working across the logistics and transport industry, be they involved in the management of design and infrastructure, systems, processes and information flows or in the creation, management and continuous improvement of effective organisations.”