The BIFA Freight Service Awards competition has been running now for 30 years. The event has long been sponsored by some eminent companies, and is recognised as one of the most prestigious in the industry. The competition encourages and rewards high standards and professionalism, representing the ultimate recognition of special achievements in different sectors of the industry.
The competition culminates in a ceremony luncheon, which over the years, has become an established annual event on the industry calendar. This year’s function will take place on Thursday 17th January 2019 at the Brewery in Chiswell Street, London EC1. The gathering of 500 individuals representing BIFA Members and their guests provides a valuable opportunity to praise the well-deserving winners, as well as networking with colleagues, customers and other industry representatives.
Sponsor: IAG Cargo If your company has excelled in sending goods by air or you have a story about customer fulfilment where logistics in the air is involved, this category is for you. « back to top
Sponsor: American Airlines Cargo This category is for specialist refrigerated freight services ranging from small high-value pharma products through to a large reefer container, by any mode of transport. Entries should demonstrate good practice and an important contribution to the advancement of the 'Cool' Chain. « back to top
Sponsor: TT Club This category is for freight forwarders using road, short-sea or rail services to provide logistics solutions to and from Europe. « back to top
Sponsor: Descartes This category is for Members that can provide specific examples of 'innovation' and/or 'customer care' by adding value and exceeding their customer's expectations. « back to top
Sponsor: Corrigan Bentley Recruitment If you have used ocean services either stand-alone or as part of a multimodal shipment or service we want to hear about something exceptional. « back to top
Sponsor: Peter Lole Insurance Brokers We are looking for companies who have completed an out of gauge project or co-ordinated a complex movement needing specialised attention. « back to top
Sponsor: Forward Computers This category is for services that are not modal specific which could include warehousing, pick and pack, technology service, air or shipping line agency, or express services. « back to top
Sponsor: Albacore Systems Many BIFA Members have comprehensive staff development programmes or have created their own academies. In this category we are looking for the firm producing the freight forwarders of the future. « back to top
Sponsor: BoxTop Technologies This category focuses on provision of a customer focused, innovative solution enabling a more efficient and cost effective management of the supply chain. « back to top
Sponsor: Outsource Training & Development This category is for those outstanding apprentices working for a BIFA Member, to showcase the difference the named apprentice has made to their organisation. « back to top