Baxter Freight seeks solutions architects

Nottingham forwarder Baxter Freight has launched a recruitment campaign to increase account manager numbers by 40% in 2024. In the ten years since it was founded, Baxter Freight says the logistics industry has evolved significantly and, particularly after Brexit, complexity has increased substantially. In response, it has strengthened its customer-facing account manager role to provide the hands-on support businesses need to successfully navigate these challenges. It describes the new generation of sales ... [+]

Baxter reaches 100 employees, with more to come

Nottingham-based Baxter Freight says its workforce has reached 100 people for the first time. The business saw a net increase of 30 people this year. The company expects to increase its account management team from 30 to 75 over the next 12 months and predicts it will reach 150 people by ... [+]

Baxter Freight sees profit surge

Nottingham-based Baxter Freight has increased half-year turnover from £7.7m to £12.9m and is expecting an annual figure of at least £28m for 2021, £10m above last year. The record year results were achieved despite the effects of Covid and Brexit. Baxter Freight is now progressing its Fast Forward growth plan, projecting turnover ... [+]

Baxter promotes seven in growth drive

Nottingham-based Baxter Freight has made seven internal promotions to facilitate a recruitment drive to increase employee numbers by almost a third to over 100. It has appointed Lorraine Sutcliffe as director, head of HR to spearhead expansion plans including an organisational restructure. The sales department grows with three internal promotions: Rebecca Boulter ... [+]

New look for Baxter Freight base

Nottingham-based forwarder Baxter Freight has completed the expansion and refurbishment of its headquarters. A coffee house makes for an impactful welcome area, with barista-quality drinks and a custom-made pavilion, all to a modern Scandinavian design. A new lounge area allows employees to take a break or catch up with colleagues in a ... [+]

New recruit for Baxter Freight

Nottingham-based Baxter Freight has appointed Luke Braddow as its new UK operations manager. His  role involves working with Baxter Freight’s network of long-term partners and suppliers for the UK and Ireland. Baxter Freight continues has meanwhile embraced remote working to remain operational during the lockdown. With the help of video conferencing ... [+]

New eleven for Baxter Freight team

Nottingham-based forwarder Baxter Freight has recruited an additional 11 members to its team and is on track to achieve its goal of increasing employee numbers to 120 by 2021. The largest area of expansion has been in the account management team and the company is now looking for additional account ... [+]

Baxter gets Brexit-ready

Baxter Freight, the Nottingham-based forwarder founded by former RH Freight director Ian Baxter, is rolling out a business plan to increase turnover from around £18m to over £30m by 2021 and to increase employee numbers from 70 to 120. Many of the new roles are in account management to provide a ... [+]

First of many for Baxter Freight

Nottingham-based Baxter Freight has appointed six new starters. Shella Galminaite, Amiel King and Nuno Santos have joined as account managers, Ryenne Riveral and Rachael Burdis as trainee finance administrators and Mick Glenny as domestic operator. Baxter Freight is now looking to fill an additional 12 account manager roles by the end ... [+]

AEO for Baxter Freight

Baxter Freight has been granted Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Chairman Ian Baxter said that, in the event of a ‘no-deal’ Brexit, it would help to keep cargo moving as smoothly as possible and reduce the need for financial guarantees. [+]

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