CML employee celebrates double success
An employee of a Leicestershire logistics management company is celebrating double success with a climb up the career ladder and an award win from client Marks & Spencer.
Michael Smith, 27, from Leicester has been promoted to Marketing Administration Manager at Lutterworth-based Core Management Logistics (CML) as a result of the company’s expansion to its Sales and Marketing department.
Starting at the company back in 2006, Michael has quickly risen up the ranks, progressing from Customer Services Assistant to Sales & Marketing Officer and now on to his new post. Supporting the Business Development Director, Michael has already implemented effective marketing strategies in his new role, overseeing the rebrand of the company’s corporate image, including a re-design of its logo and launch of a new website.
As if that wasn’t enough cause for celebration, Michael has also been recognised for his loyalty and commitment towards the Marks & Spencer One Team programme, winning the ‘Living the values award for commitment’ category at the programme’s annual awards.
Presented with his award by Neil ‘Razor’ Ruddock at at a ceremony at the Radisson Blue Hotel in Manchester back in May, as well as winning £200 worth of M&S vouchers, Michael comments, “This award wasn’t expected, but I am extremely pleased to be recognised for my involvement in this great initiative between M&S and CML, as well as doing a job I thoroughly enjoy.”
The One Team programme is a joint initiative between Marks & Spencer and its supply chain logistics partners, including CML. The goal of the programme is to enable M&S to be the world leading quality retailer by providing great products and services to their customers any time, anywhere. CML has been an active and committed member of the programme since its launch in 2009.
Centrally based at Magna Park in Lutterworth, CML is a privately owned supply-chain services company specialising in retail warehousing and distribution, along with global freight forwarding services. Their 270,000 sq ft warehouse services retail giants including Marks & Spencer and L.K.Bennett and they provide bespoke solutions for many other distinguished brands and suppliers.
To find out how CML can help your business please telephone 01455 200700.