FTA's Logistics Awards

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge | 24 October 2019

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Join your industry peers at the leading awards event for the industry, by the industry!

The date is fast approaching for FTA's 3rd Annual glittering awards reception and celebratory dinner – the only awards for the industry, and by the industry! With full multimodal representation in the entries from road, rail, sea and air including operators, manufacturers, retail, logistics and supporting industries, it really is set to be the event of the year. 


Most Innovative company of the Year
Open to any operator, service company or supplier 

Most Innovative Product of the Year
Open to any operator, service company or supplier

Road Freight Operator of the Year
For all Road Transport Operators

Retail/Manufacturing Shipper of the Year
Open to those businesses with goods to move locally or internationally, including Retailers and Manufacturers

Logistics Partner of the Year
This category is open to services businesses across the supply chain, including consultants, recruiters, and technology companies

Van Operator of the Year
For operators of light commercial vehicles 

Public Services Operator of the Year
This category is open to any public services operator, eg infrastructure maintenance companies, utilities and highways authorities, emergency services, local authorities, NHS Trusts and outsourced service providers.

Air Business of the Year
Open to all businesses involved in Air Freight, including Airlines, Airports and ground service companies

Water Business of the Year
Open to all businesses involved in moving freight by inland, near shore and deep sea, including Shipping lines, Ports and service companies

Rail Business of the Year
Open to all businesses involved in moving freight by rail, including infrastructure managers, train operators, suppliers, wagon leasing companies, intermodal logistics providers and forwarders.

Diversity Champion of the Year
Open to any operator, service company or supplier, this award recognises commitment to diversity and inclusion

NEW! Rising Star of the Year
This new award is open to managers or peers that wish to recognise someone they feel has created significant impact in the logistics industry, in the early stages of their career. They will have generated exceptional results, made an impact and be truly class leading, and have the potential to lead the industry into the next decade and beyond.

FTA Lifetime Achievement Award
This Award is presented to an individual for services to Logistics, and is not open for nominations

The celebratory Gala Dinner - open to the whole industry -  will take place at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge on Thursday 24 October from 6.30pm. The evening promises to be a packed event full of conversation, networking and insights for leaders across the logistics sector. It’s also a great opportunity to celebrate and reward your team, host clients at an important industry event!

This years’ gala dinner will also include post dinner entertainment from Irish comedien Ed Bryne. In addition to the main awards ceremony we will also be announcing the annual FTA Lifetime Achievement Award, in recognition of a significant contribution to keeping UK industry at the forefront of the global economy. The evening is really an event not to be missed!



Awards like this are very important to celebrate our success collectively as a logistics industry and it’s great to see such a diverse range of companies brought together by FTA.

Dave Gladen

Group Marketing Manager