Tuffnells awarded for its courier and industry work

UK courier company Tuffnells, two of its staff, and its CEO Michael Holt have been given awards for their work.

The Institute of Couriers (IoC) gave Tuffnells the 2020 National Courier Award for Covid Contribution thanks to the company delivering manufacturing parts for vital pieces of life-support ventilators that are used to treat people with the most serious symptoms of the illness. The company’s client in nominating them for the IoC award said, “Your delivery network is helping to distribute our materials for the manufacture of these life-supporting ventilators – you are part of the worldwide action in fighting this pandemic.”

Drivers Steve Taylor and Dave MacGregor were given Courier Spirit Awards for going above and beyond their duties to support clients with their need for PPE and ventilator parts.

At the same ceremony Tuffnells Executive Chairman and CEO Michael Holt was given the IoC’s highest accolade – the Services to Industry Award. He commented: “The Services to Industry award is truly an honour and I am delighted that Tuffnells has won three National Courier Awards, all as a result of our fantastic team doing everything possible to help deliver vital supplies during a tricky year.”