Forkliftaction reports on global skills shortage across warehousing and logistics industry

A new report by Forkliftaction News warns that while the UK truck driver crisis dominates the mainstream media, experts are concerned about a broader skills shortage across warehousing and logistics in most markets around the world.

The report features insights from industry associations including MHEDA, which advises that companies can start to address the looming shortage of skilled labour through “creative recruitment and retention strategies including monetary incentives for referrals, signing bonuses and highly competitive wages”.

Read the exclusive report here Training urged as skills shortage grows

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