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Though logistics will not be your core business it is core to your business success. Our 'Retail & Manufacturing' corporate membership, similar to our 'Logistics Provider' package, gives you to the opportunity to get involved in government consultation on the issues that are significant to you. You will have access to important information and credible business intelligence including IBIS, Statista, Plimsoll and FAME reports to inform your strategy and decision making. You will have access to trusted information covering international trade, health & safety and road haulage including model policies, training templates, best practice and how to guides. You will get places at the CILT Awards for Excellence including the Gala Dinner, Conference, Corporate Members Day and Benchmarking clubs to support your networking and knowledge. And we support you with the professional development of your employees ensuring you have the right skills and talent in place with everything from preferential rates on training, education and qualifications through to advice and guidance on the competency framework.


A full list of our products and services can be found below. Packages can be tailored to meet your individual needs and requirements. Become part of the Corporate Member Community for as little as £1500 per annum.


To find out more about how CILT corporate membership can benefit your organisation either:


1 – Complete your contact details and areas of interest here, and we will contact you, or


2 - Contact the Corporate Member team on 01536 740118 or email corporate@ciltuk.org.uk.
Ebsco (Business Intelligence Service)
Ebsco (Business Intelligence Service) is an online portal to over 7,000 trade and academic magazines from all around the world. Dovetailing nicely with World Newspapers Today, Ebsco will save you time and money as you trawl the globe to expand your logistics and transport knowledge
Access to Croner-I
A trusted source of information covering Road Haulage, International Trade and Health and Safety. A searchable database, available to you directly on a 24-hour license, whether you are looking for general information, training materials, compliance information or want to inform a long-term strategy, Croner- I will supply all the information you need.
Access to Croner Salary Search
Data collected from around 3,000 employers, across all industries, covering almost 50,000 job records, using continuous research into pay and benefits. These national figures contain the largest sample available. Corporate members can request information on specific job roles, and compare their organisation with similar size businesses, in certain sectors, geographic locations – region, county, city, town, and other filters, to benchmark against the pay and benefits packages available.
Corporate members day
Corporate Members Day provides the chance to buid networks with senior representatives of your fellow corporate members. This Annual event opens with a Leading Edge speaker and includes a networking lunch among the many other opportunities.
White Papers
The ability to publish and view "white papers" within the members only section of the website.
Online listing
All corporate members will have an online listing on the CILT website demonstrating your dedication to the profession and our charitable aims as well as demonstrating your commitment to increased knowledge, quality standards and professional development.
Membership
Annual corporate membership and 1 allocated individual membership for your corporate main contact
Corporate logo
Again the ability to display the CILT corporate logo demonstrating your commitment to the profession.
Inclusion in relevant directories
Service providers will be listed in the service providers directory giving maximum exposure on your products and services to a targeted audience relevant to you. All other categories will qualify for a listing in the student hub signposting through to your graduate recruitment scheme or academic partnership details. The listing is available in the members’ and public areas of the web site for maximum accessibility and exposure of your organisation. The web site currently generates well over 18,000 visits a month. This figure is akin to the readership figures of a magazine and the Institute is currently working with ABC-E to audit these figures. ABC is the industry’s auditors and authenticates figures quoted for readership.
Training
Preferential rates on all courses and qualification for our corporate members. Rates are available to all employees of the corporate organisation and not just those that are in membership enabling you to demonstrate your commitment to employees CPD and make financial savings on this provision. We offer a diverse range of technical courses in a variety formats, from evening lecture series such as the Principles of Traffic and Transport, to one and two day public courses like Modelling for Non-Modellers. We additionally offer in-house trainings, providing a highly cost-effective solution for employers seeking to train 10 or more employees.
Benchmarking
CILT benchmarking groups (LogMark/BusMark/PalMark) offer an unbeatable opportunity for members to network with their peers, as well as academic experts, speakers and industry influencers to develop new ideas and solutions, explore best practice and discuss topics of relevance. By completing the benchmarking survey applicable to your particular sector, the best benchmarking tools and software will provide you with your data and compare your results entirely confidentially against others. Meeting quarterly, conducted under Charterhouse rules and hosted by various members of the specific benchmarking group, CILT benchmarking enables you to review your progress and ensure continual improvement.
Ibis
A team of expert analysts have researched economic, demographic and government data, to save you significant time and money. Their work will provide you with beneficial insights into UK industries and their key business environment indicators, so that you can make better business decisions, faster.
Fame UK
Fame UK is the perfect tool to help you find the companies who are most likely to buy from you and the right companies to sell to. It helps you to create highly accurate sales and marketing plans by using the comprehensive Fame database to sift through UK companies to find your ideal targets and delve as deep as you need to retrieve information, including contact names and numbers. Your sales team will thank you.
Plimsoll
Directors and senior decision makers have used plimsoll analysis for almost three decades to give them the intelligence required to make sense of the markets in which they operate. Companies House information is updated continuously to give you the latest view of the market all in one quick and convenient place. You can see how your own company compares to others, pick out the latest hot acquisition prospects and receive alerts for companies that pose a threat, get early warning of companies heading for failure and even spot patterns to identify the exceptional performers in your market.
Newsdesk
News Desk scans thousands of magazines, publications and bulletins to bring the very latest news straight to your inbox. Track information about your clients, sectors and competitors and never be caught out again. We will help you set the appropriate keywords and whenever they appear in the sector and/or geographical area you select (local or around the world) you will receive an email notification with a link to the article or story.
Annual Conference
The pinnacle event of the CILT calendar, our conference brings together extraordinary leading edge speakers with your fellow experts in logistics, operations management and transport to share knowledge and discuss the changes and challenges faced within the professions. Each year we take the time to create an unbeatable networking and CPD event in which every minute will help you move your business forward. By including places at the Annual Conference within your corporate package not only will you be guaranteed your ticket and avoid the rush, but you will also secure an overnight stay, saving you the time and trouble of making your own arrangements in the midst of a very busy event.
Awards
The CILT Annual Awards honours excellence throughout the profession and celebrates talent, innovation and success across the nine sectors that the institute represents. Not only can you keep your knowledge up to date, expand your networks and meet a few familiar faces, you can also nominate your company/staff members/products or innovations for a prestigious award. Alternatively, why not sponsor an award closely aligned to your own strategic aims and position yourself as a leader?
Logistics Research Network (LRN)
The LRN showcases the very latest research in logistics and operations management, international shipping, trade, supply chain and procurement management. Researchers and practitioners from diverse logistics and supply chain areas, and in all sectors, publish and present their research work and industrial case studies to help attendees keep well ahead of the competition by having clear sight of the future. (3 day event with accomodation and Conference Dinner. Also includes 1 year’s subscription to the International Journal of Logistics.)
Fellows Lunch
Held around the Christmas period, the Fellows Lunch is a leading edge event and an opportunity for you to invite your leaders of the future to mix with senior figures from within the profession and meet with new industry colleagues. Encourage and recognise your rising talent, and aid the retention of your brightest and best.