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Royal honour for warehousemen

[ April 15, 2015   //   ]

Transaid patron Princess Anne will visit the Annual Convention of the International Federation of Warehousing Logistics Associations (IFWLA) at Liverpool Town Hall on 2 June.

She will meet representatives from the UK and global logistics community and will also speak about the importance of the work of Transaid, which UKWA adopted as its official charity in 2013. In addition to financial support, UKWA encourages its member companies to contribute directly towards Transaid’s work by providing volunteers to take part in technical secondments overseas.

IFWLA’s President – Derrick Potter, Chairman of Potter Logistics UK, said: “We are honoured and tremendously excited to welcome HRH The Princess Royal to our Convention in Liverpool. A great supporter of the Logistics Sector, Her Royal Highness will see how our global industry is embracing change and creating opportunity, as well as supporting growth around the world.”

Hosted and organised by UKWA, the UK’s 3PL trade body and voice for the logistics industry, the conference – on 2-3 June – theme is: ‘Change equals new opportunities – the changing face of global logistics, and the opportunities for you’.

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