TNT is to build a new 600,000ft² hub in Dartford. It announced its plans for the new facility just months after its new Swindon hub became operational last year (pictured). TNT said it had chosen the site just off junction 1a of the M25 because of its links to London, the south east and to cross-channel transport links. Developer Exton Estates said it should hand over the building in September, and TNT expects the site to be fully operational by […]
Maxi Haulage saw an increase in turnover in the financial year ending 30 September 2014, continuing its growth streak of recent years.
Glasgow haulier John G Russell (Transport) has warned the distribution sector of a “difficult” 12 months ahead as costs keep rising while rates and profit margins continue to stagnate. Alan Poulton, chief executive, logistics at the group, told MT the firm was finding it increasingly difficult to squeeze further efficiencies out of its operation and said that, in terms of rates: “We are not getting, and have not got for some time now, an increase that reflects the quality and […]
TNT is still working to recover normal operations more than a week after its IT systems were hit by a wide-scale cyber attack.