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The latest news stories and media releases from Linfox.

  • Information on potential data breach

    Linfox is assessing advice received by PageUp, a supplier that helps us process job applications, that they’ve experienced a system breach. We are among a number of large organisations.. 06-Jun-2018

  • Linfox-Monash study reveals health risks to transport workers

    A Linfox-funded study has revealed that transport workers are up to five times more likely to be injured at work than any other Australian worker, with rail drivers 30 times more likely to develop a m.. 11-May-2018

  • Senior leadership changes at Linfox Pty Ltd.

    Linfox has announced several senior leadership changes in the ANZ business. • Annette Carey has been appointed Non-Executive Director on the Linfox Logistics ANZ Board •.. 22-Jan-2018

  • Federal Court Action: Fuel tax credits for heavy vehicles on public roads

    Linfox has launched a test case to clarify the term ‘public road’ in the Fuel Tax Act 2006 to ensure that we are claiming the correct number of fuel tax credits on fuel used for business a.. 09-Jan-2018

  • Peter Yates AM and Dennis Richardson AO join the Linfox Australia Pty Ltd Board

    Linfox has today announced the appointments of Peter Yates AM and Dennis Richardson AO as Non-Executive Directors to the Linfox Australia Pty Ltd Board. Mr Peter Yates AM FTSE FAICD Peter is.. 26-Oct-2017

  • Maria Doan announced 2017 Linfox Graduate of the Year

    Maria Doan has been announced Linfox’s 2017 Graduate of the Year. The award was presented by Linfox Executive Chairman Peter Fox, and Chief Operating .. 07-Sep-2017

  • Linfox secures full pint, acquiring sole ownership of BevChain

    Linfox has acquired full ownership of BevChain after purchasing 50 per cent of the company from Lion. This strategic acquisition will provide Linfox with a direct inroad to the multi-billion .. 04-Sep-2017

  • Linfox recognises outstanding leadership talent

    Each year, two Linfox employees are recognised and rewarded for outstanding performance, consistent demonstration of the Linfox values and potential for growth into a larger leadership role. .. 17-Aug-2017

  • Linfox Logistics moves to expand intermodal capability

    Linfox has entered into a consortium with Pacific National to purchase the containerised freight haulage and end-to-end freight forwarding capability on Queensland’s northern freight line. .. 14-Aug-2017

  • Terry Quinnell appointed Linfox President Retail

    Terry Quinnell has been appointed Linfox President Retail, effective immediately. A retail supply chain professional with 40 years’ experience in the logistics industry, Terry began his.. 04-Aug-2017

  • Roger Bayley appointed Linfox Country Manager Indonesia

    A member of the Linfox Australia team, Group Manager CUB & Intermodal, Roger Bayley has been appointed Country Manager Indonesia. Roger first joined Linfox Australia in 1989 as a warehouse.. 20-Jul-2017

  • Linfox invests in Darwin Intermodal Facility

    Linfox is investing in the future of its customers and the Northern Territory with the construction of the Linfox Darwin Intermodal Facility. Situated next to the Darwin railhead, the 3,000m2 pu.. 14-Jun-2017

  • Linfox becomes first foreign logistics company in Laos

    Linfox has today become the first foreign logistics company to operate in Laos with the signing of a joint venture with the Lao Logistics Group in Vientiane. The joint venture enables L.. 31-May-2017

  • Departure of Linfox International Group CEO

    Gabby Costigan will step down as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Linfox International Group (LIG) with effect 30 June 2017. Gabby was the first CEO of LIG. In her three years as CEO, Gabby ha.. 15-May-2017

  • Linfox appoints internal talent to key leadership positions

    Linfox Executive Chairman, Peter Fox has today announced the promotion of five executives to key leadership positions. Greg Thomas appointed CEO of Linfox International Group Kylie Fraser appoi.. 15-May-2017

  • And the winner is... FOXLink

    Linfox is proud to receive the 2017 SMART Award for Excellence in Transport & Logistics. The judges for this award were seeking a demonstration of streamlining operations and improving co.. 04-Apr-2017

  • Media statement: Lindsay Fox: "Residential streets should be residential"

    Linfox founder Lindsay Fox has lent his support to those opposed to heavy vehicles in residential areas saying: "residential streets should remain residential." But he argues that this .. 03-Apr-2017

  • Position Statement: Citylink toll increase

    Background On 1 April, the cost of a CityLink heavy vehicle day pass increased ( 03-Apr-2017

  • Caravan of Goodwill begins long journey to care for kids in remote NT

    A caravan that has been professionally refurbished by Envision Employment Work for the Dole participants will be transported in-kind by Linfox to the remote Wugularr Aboriginal School in the Northern .. 17-Feb-2017

  • Media Release: Monash and Linfox announce strategic partnership

    Monash and supply chain company Linfox have announced a strategic partnership to provide leadership and executive education for Linfox staff, and drive industry research, innovation and technologi.. 08-Sep-2016

  • Media release: Linfox invests in the Australian Pharmaceutical Industry

    While capital investment in the pharmaceutical industry has declined over the past eight years[1], Linfox has quietly invested more than $50M in a national supply chain hub. The state-of-the-a.. 30-Aug-2016

  • Creating local opportunities

    Linfox has teamed with Kensington Neighbourhood House ( to provide members of the local community with a qualification in warehousing logistics. .. 02-Aug-2016

  • A day at the races

    Linfox has proudly sponsored a unique outback horse race in the remote town of McKinlay. The annual McKinlay Races are a highlight for the North Western Queensland town, which has a population.. 15-Jul-2016

  • Solutions now available via email

    Commencing with the June/July 2016 edition, Solutions magazine can be delivered direct to your inbox. Published bi-annually, Solutions is a must-read for people in the logistics s.. 24-Jun-2016

  • Supporting women in operations

    L-R: State Transport Manager Victoria - Coles, Tania Matthews, Linfox CEO, Annette Carey, President Human Resources, Laurie D'Apice, and National Director NAWO, Louise Weine. Linfo.. 01-Jun-2016

  • Fabric of a community

    Linfox has assisted Enterprise Learning Projects (ELP) to support a new social enterprise in a Northern Territory Indigenous community. The women of Jilkminggan, a remote community outsi.. 09-May-2016

  • Creating opportunities for disadvantaged Victorians

    Linfox’s Linehaul site in West Melbourne hosted the Minister for Employment, Jacinta Allan for the launch of a key Victorian employment initiative. The Jobs Victoria Employment N.. 03-May-2016

  • Linfox Arnott’s DC re-opens a year after storm damage

    The Linfox-managed Arnott’s distribution centre (DC) in Bungarribee, New South Wales is once again fully operational after being destroyed in severe storms last year. The rare stor.. 20-Apr-2016

  • Linfox’s position on the RSRT long distance payments order

    Linfox wishes to address misconceptions regarding its position on the introduction of a payments order for the long distance sector by the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT). We have su.. 14-Apr-2016

  • Linfox Healthcare expands services with secondary packaging licence

    Linfox Healthcare Logistics has expanded its capabilities following Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) endorsement for secondary packaging and storage. Linfox Healthcare Logistics p.. 15-Mar-2016

  • Going for gold

    Linfox recently supported the Simplot Australia junior athletics team at the annual Simplot Games in Idaho, USA. Eight athletes from the Maribyrnong Sports Academy represented Simpl.. 11-Mar-2016

  • Specialist facility sets new benchmark in tyre storage safety

    A new Linfox storage facility is setting the standard for safe tyre and equipment storage in Western Australia. The Bullsbrook Storage Solution is a dedicated storage facility for .. 09-Mar-2016

  • Linfox recognised in AAGE Top Graduate Employer rankings

    Linfox has again been recognised in the Australian Association of Graduate Employers (AAGE) Top 75 Graduate Employers directory. Companies are ranked by graduates who have been in the busin.. 08-Mar-2016

  • Linfox lends a hand

    Linfox is proud to support the Hands Across the Water (Hands) Bangkok Night of Celebration. Featuring Australian music icon Jimmy Barnes, the event will raise muc.. 26-Feb-2016

  • Linfox supports Melbourne Arts Centre project

    Linfox is proud to support the Arts Centre Melbourne's Dominoes project, a world-renowned initiative - conceived and directed by Station House Opera - that has added yet another impressive di.. 24-Feb-2016

  • Linfox on track to achieve emissions targets

    Eight years into the launch of the GreenFox sustainability program, Linfox has substantially achieved its ambitious emissions target. In 2007, Linfox embarked on an ambitious journey to.. 10-Dec-2015

  • Shining a light on efficiency

    Linfox has invested in an intelligent lighting system upgrade at its Arnott’s site in Virginia, Queensland, with the potential for up to 90 per cent energy savings. Linfox Sustainabilit.. 07-Dec-2015

  • Linfox takes on Yum! warehouse operations

    Yum! Thailand has selected Linfox to manage its food storage and distribution system. David Ames, Country Manager Thailand said, “Linfox is pleased to have an opportunity to work with .. 25-Nov-2015

  • Closing the Indigenous employment gap

    Linfox has created a highly visible logo of its commitment to closing the employment gap between Indigenous and non-indigenous Australians. Specially branded trailers bearing Linfox Logistics.. 05-Aug-2015

  • Linfox voted top 100 Graduate Employer

    Linfox has been ranked as a leading graduate employer in the Top 100 Graduate Employers survey. Commerce graduate, Ivana Traill is one of four New Zealanders to join the 2015 Graduate Program.. 15-Apr-2015

  • Recognising Indigenous contribution at war

    Linfox is proudly supporting a nationwide Shrine of Remembrance exhibition to celebrate the service of Indigenous Australians in the armed forces. The travelling exhibition, Indigenous Au.. 24-Mar-2015

  • Fuelling sustainability

    A Linfox vehicle powered by B20 biodiesel. Blended biodiesel is reducing greenhouse gas emissions for Linfox’s Woolworths fleet. Linfox’s fleet for Woolworths in Victor.. 20-Mar-2015

  • Linfox announces 10 year agreement with DuluxGroup

    Linfox has today announced a significant 10 year agreement with DuluxGroup. Linfox will provide warehouse management services for DuluxGroup’s Dulux and Selleys businesses in New South Wal.. 17-Mar-2015

  • Linfox appoints CEO for Australia and New Zealand

    Linfox Chairman Peter Fox today announced that Linfox General Counsel and Company Secretary Annette Carey has been appointed CEO of Linfox Logistics for Australia and New Zealand. Annette Ca.. 04-Mar-2015

  • Natural gas leads way to a cleaner energy future

    National Operations Manager, Al Turner, former Queensland Premier Campbell Newman and Site Manager, Steve Goltz. Linfox energy efficiency was on show when BOC opened its liquefied natu.. 30-Jan-2015

  • Phu Bia Mining appoints Linfox

    Linfox Chairman, Peter Fox said the work with Phu Bia Mining, the Lao-registered subsidiary of Australian copper and gold producer PanAust Ltd, represented a significant expansion of Linfox’.. 04-Sep-2014

  • Change at Linfox

    Linfox Chairman Peter Fox today announced that Linfox Logistics CEO, Michael Byrne had decided to leave Linfox in December 2014 after nine years at the helm. Peter Fox said, “I want to thank.. 18-Mar-2014

  • Unilever signs Joint Business Development Plan with Linfox

    Linfox has signed a Joint Business Development Plan (JBDP) with multinational consumer company Unilever, which further strengthens the long-term strategic relationship between the two companies. .. 06-Jan-2014

  • Linfox Wins Defence Warehousing and Distribution Contract

    Linfox is delighted to have been awarded the Australian Defence Force’s warehousing and distribution contract. Linfox CEO Michael Byrne said, “The contract further endorses the str.. 19-Dec-2013

  • New safety video launched

    Linfox’s new safety video, ‘What’s your vision ZERO? is now available to view online in eight languages to represent the diverse team of more than 20,000 employees across the Asi.. 25-Sep-2013

  • On track for the future

    Rail freight is a growing transport mode across Australia’s vast distances. With a growing number of supply chain customers in Australia and around the world using rail, intermodal netw.. 11-Sep-2013

  • Giant win in Malaysia

    Linfox is set to provide transport management services with leading hypermarket and supermarket chain Giant. Giant is owned by Dairy Farm, one of Asia’s largest retailers with over 5,600.. 03-Sep-2013

  • Supporting Indigenous Communities

    Linfox National Retail Manager Steve Batsakis is leading our involvement in the Boots for Kids program in conjunction with Coles and Melbourne’s The Age newspaper. The program was recent.. 20-Aug-2013

  • Recruitment push in WA

    As a result of continued growth and expansion in Linfox’s mining operations in Western Australia, a new recruitment drive to attract more drivers is at the heart of meeting ongoing demand fo.. 12-Aug-2013

  • For the kids

    Linfox employees at Coles Truganina RDC have supported MacKillop Family Services for three years and have raised over $6,000 for their new children’s play area. MacKillop Family Services.. 06-Aug-2013

  • Queensland milk run

    Linfox has helped transform milk distribution for Lion Dairy and Drinks across Queensland. Linfox began delivering Lion milk products to retailers across Queensland in early 2012. One year int.. 22-Jul-2013

  • Linfox receives Good Corporate Citizen Award

    Linfox received the Victoria Day Council’s Good Corporate Citizen Award as part of Victoria Day celebrations at Melbourne Town Hall recently. Linfox CEO Michael Byrne attended the event .. 03-Jul-2013

  • LeanFox rollout continues

    Linfox’s LeanFox continuous improvement program is rolling out across our Asia Pacific operations. The program trains our employees to recognise waste within processes and increase efficienc.. 17-Jun-2013

  • FoxTrax control room app

    Linfox has developed a control room application to monitor its multiple assets operating across the Asia Pacific. The challenge has been to equip managers with real-time visibility of Linfox v.. 30-May-2013

  • Linfox takes home WA awards

    Linfox employees, Gary Deane-Spread, Kellie Parks and Sarah Warner were recognised in the Western Australia Road Transport Association (WARTA) Awards. The Awards recognise and reward excellenc.. 21-May-2013

  • More work with Progressive Enterprises

    Linfox has renewed its work with New Zealand’s largest supermarket chain, Progressive Enterprises Limited. Progressive owns and operates 223 Countdown Supermarkets across New Zealand&rsq.. 13-May-2013

  • Linfox achieves 90% reduction in LTIFR

    Linfox has reduced its LTIFR (Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate) by 90 per cent since 2006. Linfox CEO, Michael Byrne says that the safety of our people, customers and the communities we operate.. 06-May-2013

  • Eyes on the road

    The DriveCam device is being piloted in 40 Linfox vehicles across Western Australia following a successful rollout of the device in Queensland. DriveCam features dual cameras, one facing the r.. 30-Apr-2013

  • Linfox transport management system launched at supersite

    The Linfox Transport Management System (LTMS) has been launched at our Hazelmere resources supersite in Perth. The system is based on SAP’s advanced transport management system, SAP TM9;.. 03-Apr-2013

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