UK Transport Awards 2020

SME NEWS / SME Transport Awards 2020 17 , Swift360 Best PPE & Workwear Supplier 2020 Feb20144 Transport and logistics companies face a unique set of challenges when it comes to PPE and workwear. Often a very demanding sector, there’s a strong necessity for high-endurance and comfortable gear that gets the job done without compromising the individual wearing it. That’s why Swift360 only supplies products from reputable suppliers, renowned for their quality and high levels of protection across all equipment and clothing. Swift360 also manufactures and supplies its own brand of workwear: Millstone. From breathable fabrics to stretchy material, to triple-stitched seams, Millstone products are examined at microscopic level to ensure durability, high quality, and performance, as well as corresponding to relevant standards to ensure complete safety and comfort whilst at work. Rapid turnaround of goods is a vital part of supplying PPE and workwear for transport companies. In order to meet this demand, Swift360 ensures that branded goods ordered before 11am and non-branded goods ordered before 3pm are guaranteed for next-day delivery. Not only this, but the firm’s ability to supply other products, such as spill kits or hand sanitiser, outside of the remit of PPE and workwear means it can be a one-stop-shop for its customers. There’s no longer a need to juggle multiple suppliers, as Swift360 houses everything under one roof. As if that weren’t enough, the firm continues to empower customers through spending control via its bespoke online ordering platform, EOS. The culmination of years of R&D, EOS is designed specifically for PPE and workwear procurement, featuring reporting tools, delegated purchasing, approval processes, personalised product ranges, easy integration with customer procurement systems, and more being added every day. An ever-changing sector, transport companies are in need of suppliers that can keep up to speed. Swift360 does this by working closely with its customers to understand new challenges and provide solutions. Through regular meetings, the firm shows off new products and innovations recently bought to market, such as safety gloves with touchscreen capabilities or LED beanie hats for increased visibility in poor light conditions. Trials of new products are offered to customers so they can gain vital feedback from their staff before deciding whether or not to roll out the product(s) across the whole company. Swift360 is an affiliate of the British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF), and their coveted Registered Safety Supplier Scheme (RSSS), Whether wearing a pair of boots for heavy duty sitework, or a respiratorymask for the current climate, the need for high-quality personal protective equipment, workwear, and workplace safety supplies is higher than ever. Since 1993, Swift360 has been a leading supplier of that first-class equipment, ensuring workforces across the UK can carry out their workwith the best protection available. Working with some of the best brands in transport and logistics, discover how Swift360 has grown over the last 27 years to become an award-winning business. meaning customers can have total peace of mind that all products the firm supplies are fully compliant with relevant legislations and standards. This affiliation also means that Swift360 is at the forefront of innovation and industry insight within transport and logistics. By taking that insight and applying it to the close, ongoing relationships with customers, the firm continues to provide relevant advice and updates on industry regulations around PPE and workwear for the transport and logistics industries. Every day, people go to work in hazardous environments, but Swift360 operate with the belief that they should be able to do so in a safe way, with the best protection available, despite the challenges the industry currently faces. With the shadow of Brexit causing great uncertainty and the unprecedented Coronavirus crisis posing a serious threat, the need for PPE and safe workwear equipment is more important than ever. Fortunately, the sector has done a great job of remaining positive despite these major challenges, and Swift360 continues to be a central part of that. With superb protective gear keeping customers and frontline workers safe, Swift360 is one of the many unsung heroes in this tumultuous time throughout the country. Contact Information: Company: Swift360 Address: Venture Park, Selborne Road, Alton, GU34 3HL Phone: 01420 592 500 Email: [email protected] Website: