DHL’s automotive sales and marketing service, Inside Track, has won a new contract with Jaguar Land Rover off the back of a 17-year relationship with the manufacturer. The deal will see Alconbury-based Inside Track manage JLR’s Special Moves operation, moving 10,000 finished vehicles around the world every year. DHL will also meet JLR’s specialist transportation needs for events, research and test vehicles and product launches. Bill Bacon, MD of automotive UK and Ireland for DHL Supply Chain, said: “We are […]
The Quiet Cities video is now live on the event’s website, showcasing highlights of November’s two-day global summit at Twickenham Stadium.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) joined DHL earlier this week on their contract with Iceland to a delivery to central London to discover how prepared the business is for the Olympic and Paralympic Games. On Sunday, DHL moved a lot of its London-based accounts onto night deliveries ahead of the start of the Games. Hugh Basham, transport strategy and policy director at DHL, tells MT: “We’re doing night work for 60-plus customers and plan to continue the out-of-hours activity for […]
More than 300 warehouse staff at DHL Supply Chain’s Westfield site in Cumbernauld, Scotland have held two 24-hour stoppages in a dispute over pay. However, around 30 HGV drivers who also backed the strikes in a ballot last month, withdrew from the action at the 11th hour after agreeing a deal with management. The warehouse staff walked out on Friday 19 and Monday 22 October after they rejected a 2% over two years pay rise offer. union leaders said an […]