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We can save you from a Christmas nightmare

September 11, 2019

 

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diamond logistics named as one of Europe’s best in first ever ‘Ones to Watch’ list

August 21, 2019

diamondlogistics has been named as ‘One to Watch’ in Europe in a list of business excellence published by the European Business Awards, one of world’s largest and longest running business competitions.

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Client Survey Results

August 14, 2019

The results of our 2019 client survey are in – and the most telling part of it is that we have a whopping 54% of them who prefer chocolate to tea or wine! We send a little thank you to all participants who fill in a survey and the results are clear. The days of diamonds client being drinkers are over! It’s a diamond first.

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All Party Parliamentary Group Inquiry into the Logistics Skills Shortage

July 24, 2019

Last week I represented the Courier industry at the ‘APPG for Road Freight and Logistics, Skills Shortage Inquiry’ hosted by Sir Mike Penning MP. Yawn I hear you say – but it really isn’t! There is a mounting crisis in logistics in terms of driver recruitment, with a 60,000 shortfall, operating in a sector that doesn’t always attract the best talent. Logistics is the lifeblood of UK industry and it is a growing crisis meeting the ever increasing demand, particularly with the growing need to scale to support online fulfilment.

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Earn and Learn - GREAT employment opportunities in Logistics

July 11, 2019

I was proud to represent the Logistics Industry at last nights Transport Infrastructure Skills Strategy – Three Years of Progress event at Transport for London on Wednesday July 10th.  It is promoting and celebrating Apprenticeships in our industry and is forging a new pathway that makes young people consider what is actually a vibrant, fast pace and interesting career.

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How to solve the recruitment crisis in Logistics

July 2, 2019

Logistics is facing a recruitment crisis. In 2017 77% of haulage firms struggled to fill vacancies and 2018 saw a 45% increase in vacancies as logistics businesses struggle to recruit the right team. (Source: Monster UK)

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We're not just logistics professionals

June 12, 2019

We’re not just logistic professionals here at diamond but also consumers. So when we receive a beautiful product that we've waited over 15 working days for and it's delivered by the wrong carrier for the product we can’t help but open it with a little reluctance. This is something that our Company Secretary Charlotte recently experienced.

“I had ordered two beautiful plants from an online company. I had gone back and forth over whether to buy plants online for a while, but after checking the companies’ reviews I decided to place my order. The company after all had good reviews and garden centres have plants delivered to them all the time. What could possibly go wrong?

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Objections to Network Partnership Opportunities???

June 7, 2019

Our CCO Dan Allin has spoken to lots of independent same day courier company owners of late regarding a very unique and valuable network opportunity that we have here at diamond logistics.

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Diversity and Inclusion at diamond

May 30, 2019

'EDI isn't a policy at diamond. Its our way of being'. By our CEO Kate.

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Financing your start up May 2019

May 23, 2019

 

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