Europa team to tackle talent shortage

Europa Worldwide has created a human resources and talent team It includes head of HR Elaine Robertson (right), head of talent Laura Watkin (middle) and Vanita-Dass Puri (left), who was recently promoted to group recruitment and talent manager. Alongside nurturing new talent, the team will work to address sector wide issues including employee engagement levels and attrition rates. [+]

Powell to run Europa sea service

Europa Worldwide Group has recruited Scott Powell as its new seafreight operations manager for its Air & Sea division. He comes from a regional freight forwarder   where he was responsible for managing a multi-modal team. [caption id="attachment_27088" align="alignleft" width="300"]                 Picture: Edward Moss[/caption] [+]

Winning formula for Europa warehousing

Europa Worldwide Group’s warehouse division has extended its contract with international drug and cosmetics company, ET Browne – as part of its Europa Warehouse division. The company produces Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula, along with many other products for body care products. The contract involves the storage of goods for E.T. ... [+]

Preston to head up Europa in Rushden

Europa has appointed Matthew Preston as general manager at its facility at Express Park, Rushden (Northants) following its acquisition of some of the trade and assets of Menzies Response earlier this year. He has worked for companies including Argos, DPD, Snap-On Tools and Marks & Spencer. [+]

Europa promotes two

Europa Worldwide has appointed Vanita Dass-Puri (left) as group recruitment and talent manager and promoted Nicola Laidlaw-Rolph (right) to deputy head of property and facilities. Vanita Dass-Puri joined Europa as internal recruitment and acquisition manager in September 2017. [+]

More work from The Works for Europa

Europa Worldwide Group’s Air & Sea division has secured a new long-term agreement with existing client, The Works Stores Ltd, to oversee and manage the retailer’s inbound movements. The Works is a multi-channel specialist retailer of value books, arts, crafts, toys, gifts and stationery with 500 stores across the UK. ... [+]

Watkin to help Europa hang on to top talent

Europa Worldwide Group has set up a talent nurture programme headed up by newly appointed head of talent, Laura Watkin (pictured). Aimed at addressing sector wide issues including employee engagement levels and attrition rates it has been designed to secure and retain talent of all levels across the group, although it ... [+]

Europa spruces up Birmingham site

Europa Worldwide has invested over £250,000 in refitting its Birmingham site as part of a company-wide refresh. Europa’s Minworth site at Prologis Park is home to all four divisions of the business, Europa Sea and Europa Showfreight as well Europa Road’s regional team and a 16,536sq m warehouse. Europa HR director Carl ... [+]

Sky’s the limit for Europa fundraiser

Europa daredevil (and Northampton branch manager) Mitch Clarke will be jumping out of a plane in the skies over Leicestershire to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society. He said: “Inspired by my fellow staff members charity events, such as Dartford based operations manager Luke Cole who ran the 2019 Virgin ... [+]

Matthew Camm to boost Europa network

Europa Worldwide Group appointed Matthew Camm (pictured, with branch network and sales director, Dionne Redpath) to the new role of network development manager at its Road arm. He will be responsible for the commercial management of Europa’s network of UK domestic partner organisations. His career includes six years at Nottingham-based ... [+]

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