2022 Global Awards – Most Sustainable Carrier Multimodal
Stobart won the Transporeon Award – Most Sustainable Carrier – Multimodal Award for 2022. This Transporeon Carrier of the Year Award 2022 recognises the company which offers outstanding customer commitment, the highest transparency and lowest Carbon footprint in the performance of their transport.
Over 130,000 carriers worldwide were in consideration for this major Global Award, so it is no mean achievement for Stobart to have been recognised with this highly significant accolade.
Finance Team Player of the Year and Rising Star of the Year 2022 The Finance Awards Northwest
The Finance Awards North West celebrate the outstanding achievements of businesses and individuals within the North West finance community.
Marianne Rimmer, Credit Manager, won Finance Team Player of the Year, for her leadership and mentoring of the Credit Control Team and Ben Gibson, Operations Accountant, won Rising Star of the Year Part-Qualified category. Ben successfully secured a permanent role as a Graduate Trainee following a very impressive placement year during his degree in Management, Transport and Logistics.
Co-op Environmental and Sustainability Warriors Award 2021
Stobart won the “Co-op Environmental & Sustainability Warriors Award – 2021” awarded to “the Co-op supplier who has inspired change and delivered a project that has positively impacted the planet and promoted best practice”.
Throughout 2021 Stobart actively partnered with Co-op to agree a measured ongoing Sustainability Road Map including a pipeline of key initiatives to be rolled out incrementally. The overall aim is for joint Stobart/Co-op operations to become more and more sustainable, through forensic governance and improved carbon efficiency management.
Three specific initiatives were implemented in 2021; a Carbon reporting process for inbound RDC deliveries enabling measurement of the environmental impact, introduction of Wedge Double Deck Trailers to carry more freight whilst at the same time reducing carbon emissions and, a review of one way backhaul trunking activity, utilising the extensive Stobart network to improve efficiency of the Co-op fleet.
Training Team of the Year at Talent in Logistics 2019
The training team is helping to redefine the benchmark for the logistics and supply chain sector, helping individuals in a variety of roles to progress their careers and have the opportunity to specialise.
To ensure training is delivered to the highest standard, the team strictly adheres to a philosophy of continuous professional development that sees trainers regularly undertaking courses and sessions on the latest people development approaches, new systems and equipment that the business adopts to continually stay ahead in a highly competitive market.