Name and job title: Maria McKeown – National Inventory Manager
Company: Kuehne + Nagel – Contract Logistics – Whitbread Contract.
Category sponsored: Innovation Award.
Your business: How many people do you employ in Northamptonshire and, in a few words, can you tell us what your company does?
Kuehne & Nagel – UK encompasses over 100 locations and approximately 11,000 colleagues. The company comprises five key business units; Airfreight, Overland, Sea freight, Contract Logistics and Integrated Logistics and four key functions; HR, IT, Sales and Finance.
Why have you chosen this particular category to sponsor and what aligns your business to the Northamptonshire Logistics Awards?
Innovation within sectors is critical to ensure that we are able to be competitive but also keep up with the fast paced nature of logistics and changing technology that continues to impact it. I am looking forward to seeing what innovative ideas and changes these nominations have developed.