Gist Ltd

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7.4 /10 54 reviews
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Placement Year (10 Months+)
Logistics and Operations Transportation Business Management Customer Service

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About Gist

At Gist, we pride ourselves in transforming supply chains, with a proven track record spanning 50 years. Our vision is to be our customers’ first choice for logistics, innovation, excellence and partnership.

Gist’s unique proposition lies in our expertise in transforming large-scale end-to-end supply chains for our food retailer customers – from farm to factory, production to distribution centre and delivery to supermarket, convenience store or restaurant. Gist has a national network of strategically placed sites and the largest temperature controlled transport fleet in the UK. This winning combination enables Gist’s customers to reduce their environmental impact and deliver the best possible experience to their customers, every day.

Our reach extends globally. Through our control tower capability, Gist solves problems for customers in the increasingly complex and demanding world of global supply chains – moving chilled, perishable, ambient and hazardous products by air, sea and land.

Our customers include Starbucks, EAT, Marks & Spencer, Tesco, Morrisons and 2 Sisters Food Group.

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Gist Ltd is 2nd in Supply Chain & Logistics Top 50 Medium-sized Undergraduate Schemes 2018 - 2019

Gist Ltd Latest Reviews

  • Operations Management Industrial Placement

    Most of this year I have learnt skills that I would easily say will stay with me as life skills, and the experience of working in this kind of business (logisitcs) really opens your eyes to so many different things that you may not have thought of before....


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  • Warehouse Team Manager

    My Placement has been an incredible year. I have worked with some great people and learned a vast amount from fellow managers who have also come through the scheme. I am constantly pushed to develop m...


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  • Consulting Industrial Placement

    Working with Gist was extremely enjoyable due to a varied workload and due to the business placing a large focus on the employees. This created a great atmosphere within the office, making it enjoyabl...


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Warehouse Team Manager – Industrial Placement

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Business Management

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[2018] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2017] RateMyPlacement Top 50 [2016] RateMyPlacement Top 35 [2015] RateMyPlacement Top 30


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