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Craig joined the team as a drivers mate and has successfully passed his Cat C and C+E tests with Challenge-trg, he now starts his new pass training in his Full Time role, as a C+E Driver with Challenge-trg at Superdrug Pontefract. Congratulations Craig!
Challenge Group – the logistics recruitment and distribution company – backed by private equity group Praetura, has acquired TRG Logistics to form one of the largest independent providers of HGV drivers and warehouse staff in the UK. The undisclosed deal will see the two companies merge to become Challenge TRG Group, with current TRG CEO, […]
It’s been said that around 1/3rd of existing UK pallets would meet the regulations currently set out by the EU if we were to leave, What if all pallets matched the criteria necessary if we left?
PALLITE® is an award-winning business that specialises in the design and manufacturing of strong, lightweight & environmentally friendly shipping crates made of paper. In the uncertainty of a potential ‘No Deal Brexit’ PALLITE® has manufactured Pallets that are excused from the regulations that will be put into place (far stricter than they are currently) if […]
A few days ago, some of our colleagues reached Snowdons summit, and have so far raised a staggering £925 for the Charitable Organization MS (Multiple Sclerosis Society). On behalf of everyone at challenge-trg we would like to say thank you to everyone that donated, helped and took part in this exciting venture. Snowdon is one […]
You may or may not be aware, that some brave colleagues of ours are going to summit Mt Snowdonia, the highest peak in Wales on the 20th July 2019. This is all to raise some money & awareness for the charity MS Society (Multiple Sclerosis), they’re an organisation of exceptional people who specialize in supporting […]
We are pleased to announce that trg have been awarded ISO 27001 (Information Security Standard) ISO 27001 Information Security Management System (ISMS) is a framework security management system that includes legal, physical and technical controls involved in an organisation’s information risk management processes. Nick Gordon (CEO) commented “This is testament to how serious we regard […]
Some innovative tech from automotive supplier Valeo was sure to turn some heads at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this year in Las Vegas. On January 8th at CES 2019, Valeo introduced technology that makes a trucks trailer invisible, allowing the driver to see who & what is behind them, called the Valeo XtraVue […]
It’s no surprise that when we think about HGV drivers, we know that their role for a large amount of the day is carried out with minimal movement and from a fitness perspective, isn’t considered a physically active role but it’s of course very mentally draining. We as an industry need to implement as many […]
As the holiday season is finally upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and those who have helped to shape our business and help it to grow. It’s been quite a year for us all at trg! We hope that 2018 has been just as memorable for you, your colleagues and your […]
When Jeff Bezos (CEO of Amazon) bought out warehouse robotics automation firm Kiva (The primary supplier of warehouse robotics) in 2012, he gained control of an entire industry by diluting all future contracts & sales with any warehouse firm other than Amazon. Kiva designs robots that completely automate the packing and picking process in warehouses. […]