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Welcome to our Knowledge Centre

The Knowledge Centre consists of our latest news to keep you up-to-date with our activities and videos that we’ve created to explain a little more about Cardinal, the logistics industry and how we support our wider community.

Gareth Sumner and Alex Grant collect award

Cardinal wins the award for excellence in Digital Engineering and Technology

Cardinal were among many well-known and innovative businesses competing for the Made in the North West Awards. Held at The…

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Brian Hay

Group CEO, Brian Hay talks about current freight market rates

Watch our group CEO, Brian Hay, present at a recent HSBC webinar on why freight rates have risen from USD2000/40’…

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Global container shipping rates are high, but unsustainable in the long term.

May 2021 Sources; Fitch Ratings, Alphaliner, Baltic Index, Drewry Commentary; Craig Poole, Managing Director, Cardinal Global Logistics, Retail    …

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Expansion continues with our new office in Hanoi, Vietnam

Under the excellent stewardship of our General Manager in Vietnam, Mr Nam Pham, it gives us great pleasure to announce…

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Cardinal Group sets £200m turnover target as market surges

The Cardinal Group is planning to become a £200m business in the next 12 months. The group, which will report…

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Our Carbon Neutral Commitment

We’re thrilled to announce our partnership with The Planet Mark who will be supporting us in measuring and reducing our…

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Social Responsibility

Bambisanani Partnership

An international projects that brings together school children in the UK and South Africa.

Donna’s Dream House

A charity that provides free family holiday experiences for children with life-threatening illnesses.

Haveley Hey Primary School

The Cardinal Trust supports Haveley Hey in providing financial assistance to their child residential programme, which is helping bring about life-changing experiences.

Leeds Liver Trust

A charity that that supports anyone affected by liver disease.

The Cardinal Trust Full Video

Learn more about the numerous charities that have been supported by The Cardinal Trust.

The Wellspring

A resource centre for homeless and disadvantaged people. The Wellspring provides advice and support as well as referrals in to housing or supported accomodation.


An Introduction to Cardinal

Founder / Chairman Rob Cross introduces Cardinal

Over Twenty Years of Cardinal

We have come a long way since our first office in Eccles in 1998.

Introducing Leda

Leda is our highly intuitive digital supply chain platform that provides true end-to-end visibilty.

Stories from our people

Brian Hay

Brian explains the culture he and co-founder Rob Cross have created at Cardinal.

Micky Simmonds

Listen to Micky enthuse about the charity work he has been involved with and what makes Cardinal different.

Nick Hutt

Nick is one of our Global Account Managers and talks here about his experience of life within Cardinal.

Peter Cavanagh

Hear Pete’s story of career development taking him from a junior position to becoming Country Director, China and Hong Kong.