FCL Global Forwarding confirmed as GIMA Awards headline sponsor for fourth year running

With the annual GIMA Awards just weeks away, final preparations are now underway. However, the event would be nothing without the support of its sponsors. This year FCL Global Forwarding – a multi-model logistics provider specialising in moving products for customers by sea, air, road and rail – is celebrating its fourth year as headline sponsors of one of the garden retail industry’s most popular events. 

 Paul O’Malley, Commercial Director at FCL Global Forwarding said: “The garden retail industry is a pivotal part of our business, so it’s great to be able to give back through our ongoing sponsorship of the GIMA Awards. The awards themselves are a fantastic way of celebrating the best the industry has to offer, and it’s a pleasure to be part of this. The evening also provides a great opportunity to network with both new and potential clients. For us, the awards really are not to be missed.”

Joining FCL Global Forwarding as headline sponsors in 2017 will be Glee, the UK’s largest annual trade event for the garden and outdoor living industry.

The awards also benefit greatly from the ongoing support of the individual category sponsors. This year the following companies have confirmed their support of the GIMA Awards:

  • The Garden Centre Association
  • Gardenex
  • MorePeople
  • The HTA
  • PTMD Collection
  • Hornby Whitefoot PR
  • Maryanne Stokes

 Garden Centre Update, Garden Trade News, Garden Radio (The Garden Communication & Media Company), and Gardenforum.co.uk are also confirmed as media partners of the 2017 event.

GIMA director, Vicky Nuttall, said: “As always our thanks go to all our sponsors for their continued support. A special thank you to FCL Global Forwarding for their continued support. It’s fantastic to have them on board once again, and I look forward to Paul joining me on stage in just a few short weeks to help crown the winners of the 2017 Sword of Excellence.”

To find out more about how to book one of the few remaining seats at the GIMA awards 2017 please visit http://gima.org.uk/gima-awards/. Why not also join in the conversation on Twitter by using the hashtag #GIMAawards17.

To find out more about how FCL Global Forwarding can help your business please visit www.fclgf.com

About FCL Global Forwarding

FCL Global Forwarding is the fastest growing Independent freight forwarder in the UK.  The company specialises in the movement of goods by air, sea and road.

The business was formed during October 2012 in the Midlands, and since that point has expanded into Scotland and South-East England with the opening of its Glasgow and London branches respectively. FCL Global Forwarding has enjoyed an average of 70% annual growth in its revenues since 2012 and have been entrusted to move cargo for 500+ customers from the garden industry and beyond, along the way.

FCL Global Forwarding is commitment to building long-lasting, meaningful and sustainable relationships with both its suppliers and customers. Paul O’Malley said: “Our philosophy is simple: to add value to our customers business through personalised logistics solutions.”

For further information on this press release please contact:

GIMA Press Office: 01959 564947 or info@gima.org.uk