Entries open for Logistics UK Van Awards 2023

Tuesday 09 May 2023

Nominations are now open for Logistics UK's Van Awards 2023, the annual event that recognises, rewards and celebrates the dedicated businesses driving the sector and all their achievements over the past year. All sizes of business are invited to enter, whether operating a large fleet of hundreds of vehicles, a mixed fleet, or just a single vehicle.

Shortlisted entrants in each of the categories will be invited to the celebratory awards lunch taking place on 15 September at the Hyatt Regency in Birmingham, which includes a drinks reception, three course lunch, the awards presentation and entertainment from dynamic, award-winning comedy duo Raymond and Mr Timpkins. 

Logistics UK’s Chief Executive, David Wells, comments: “Van operators play an essential role in our everyday lives, and we look forward to highlighting and celebrating their achievements at Logistics UK’s Van Awards 2023. The winners of the awards will truly represent the ‘best of the best’; the businesses and individuals that place quality and excellence at the heart of their operations. Whether operating a large fleet or a single vehicle, I encourage all van operators committed to excellence to enter these awards, or nominate someone who they believe deserves recognition.”

The awards are supported by the Van Gold Partners The AA, Bott Ltd, Brigade Electronics, Lex Autolease, TVL and Webfleet, and nominations are now open for the following categories: 

  • Hero of the Year (individual or company entry)
  • Van Business Employer of the Year
  • Keeping Your Show on the Road
  • Innovative Van Business of the Year
  • Van Decarbonisation Award
  • Diversity and Inclusion Award
  • Van Safety and Compliance Award

The winners of each of the awards will form the shortlist for the Van Business of the Year award, to be presented at the Logistics Awards 2023, which takes place on 7 December at the Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge, London. For more information on the Logistics Awards, please visit https://logistics.org.uk/logistics23

Entries close at 5pm on Friday 14 July 2023.  For more information, and to enter the Van Awards, please visit: http://www.logistics.org.uk/vanawards23

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 COVID-19, 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, sea 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.