Logistics UK has today announced that, following a number of last-minute enquiries, the deadline for entry to its Logistics Awards 2023 has now been extended until 5pm on Friday 28 July to allow all those wishing to enter, to do so.  With a dedicated category for Rail Business of the Year, Logistics UK is urging all those involved with rail operations to enter now for the chance to be shortlisted.


Now in its seventh year, the awards continue to grow year on year, recognising the best of industry and celebrating the hard work and dedication of individuals and businesses over the past 12 months. The winner of each category will be announced at a glittering reception and three course dinner with entertainment, to take place at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge on 07 December 2023.


David Wells, Logistics UK’s Chief Executive, comments:

“The rail sector is an extraordinary asset to the UK and its economy and we are delighted to celebrate all that it continues to achieve at our prestigious annual Logistics Awards. We understand the demanding nature of the sector and therefore we are thrilled to extend the submissions deadline to allow deserving applicants more time to enter. The calibre of entries is always incredibly impressive, and I personally look forward to reading this year’s entries and celebrating the sector’s successes.”


Previous winners of this category include Tarmac and Railfreight Services in partnership, GB Railfreight, and Maritime Transport Ltd. For more information, or to enter Logistics UK’s Logistics Awards 2023, visit www.logistics.org.uk/logistics23. Closing date for entries is 28 July 2023 at 5pm.


Logistics UK is one of the UK’s leading business groups, representing logistics businesses which are vital to keeping the UK trading, and more than seven million people directly employed in the making, selling and moving of goods. With decarbonisation, Brexit, new technology and other disruptive forces driving change in the way goods move across borders and through the supply chain, logistics has never been more important to UK plc. Logistics UK supports, shapes and stands up for safe and efficient logistics, and is the only business group which represents the whole industry, with members from the road, rail, water and air industries, as well as the buyers of freight services such as retailers and manufacturers whose businesses depend on the efficient movement of goods. For more information about the organisation and its work, please visit logistics.org.uk