The future of refrigerated transport

Birmingham, UK: The Cold Chain Federation is holding a conference on the “Future of Refrigerated Transport” in September.

Conference speakers include Nick Hay, chief executive, Fowler Welch; Nick Davies, head of transport operations and sustainability at Sainsbury’s; Paul Jackson, managing director of Chiltern Distribution; Alan Hunt, managing director UK & Ireland of Schmitz Cargobull; and Prof Michael Bourlakis, director of Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Cranfield School of Management.

The event is being held on 12 September at the National Conference Centre in Birmingham.

For more information visit: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/future-of-refrigerated-transport-tickets-62347959425

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