The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) is to unveil its new corporate identity at its UK Annual Awards for Excellence in London on Thursday (October 24). The professional body says its new identity will provide worldwide recognition for all its 33,000 members around the world, including 18,000 in the UK, and the more than 3,000 members of its UK Bus and Coach Forum and its Strategic Rail Policy Forum.
The institute believes its updated corporate identity will provide members with worldwide recognition through a single brand image and professional standards which are accepted and recognised on a global basis.
Steve Agg, CILT’s Chief Executive, explained: “Our new common identity will unify and energise our activities. Its confident message ‘Stronger Together’ applies to the combined strengths of our member countries around the globe and to our broad reach across the entire logistics and transport professions, as exemplified by our eight professional sectors: Supply Chain; Transport Planning; Rail; Active Travel & Travel Planning; Bus & Coach; Ports, Maritime & Waterways; Freight Forwarding; and Aviation. This unique grouping of global talents enables us to be the first choice professional body for everyone associated with our profession in every continent.”
The CILT has offices in 31 countries and a presence in more than 100 countries on five continents. It provides an extensive education, training and professional networking platform for 33,000 professionals around the world who work in supply chain, logistics and public transport across the world.