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Warehouse Metrics – training

This past Wednesday and Thursday, Wills Management and employees joined together in Smiths Falls for training on ‘Warehouse Metrics – to make your business even more effective’. Mark Thomas, of Meta Management Consulting, ran the training seminar for both days. Mark is a certified Project Management Professional and Professional Engineer. He is an established business consultant […]

Tallman Group Ottawa West Grand Opening – Sept 22, 2017

Grant Paynter (Ottawa General Manager), Jordi Wills (Perth General Manager), and Warren Whitley (Fleet Manager) of Wills Transfer had the privilege to attend the Ottawa West Grand Opening of Tallman Group. Warren Whitley explains that the “new LT series tractors with the longer hood allows for more of the engine open for inspection and service […]

Warehouse Inspections

Wills Transfer Limited has a Workplace Health and Safety Committee which consists of Employer and Employee representatives of the company. Each month, members of the committee complete a warehouse inspection following a set list of things to check. Items include Exit lights/Emergency lights/Defibrillator/Fire pull stations/Fire extinguishers/Eye wash stations are clear and functioning, MSDS available, products […]

The Safety Triangle Explained – IES

At Wills Transfer, our Health/Safety/Environment Coordinator provides safety content for twice weekly Tool Box talks for all Wills teams at each branch location (Smiths Falls, Perth, Ottawa, Brockville). This Tool Box talk can be used for any working environment in any capacity. The Triangle visual explains that “major injuries are rare events and that many […]

Kenworth Tractors @ Wills Transfer

Wills Transfer expanded its power units this spring by acquiring two new Kenworth T880 tractors. Kenworth is part of the Paccar group which also makes Peterbilt. They were purchased from Kenworth Ontario, Kingston dealership. Kenworths (KW) are a new name to Wills Transfer’s fleet. Other than a few owner operators over the years, these will be […]

Leadercast – Brockville

On May 5th, 2017, many members of the Wills Transfer Team spent the day at LEADERCAST. The team engaged in seminars with some of the most recognized and respected global leaders. The work shop focus was on fine tuning leadership skills and styles and networking. Two of the Wills Transfer team members in attendance were […]

Canadian Truckers Support Victims of Spring Flooding

It is devastating to hear of all of the flooding that is happening around us. The Canadian Trucking Industry is getting involved by distributing blankets, first aid kits, clean up kits, cots and hygiene supplies to those affected by the flooding. Full article HERE (OTA) Wills Transfer is getting involved by offering short-term warehouse space […]