C Butt is on the hunt for a new MD following the retirement of the company’s long serving boss Clive Hodgkinson.
Arla Foods’ plans to close its Hatfield Peverel dairy processing plant and outsource its logistics operation to Bidvest Logistics have been slammed by union Unite.
The continuing rise in internet shopping and an increase in the carriage of hi-tech and high-value goods helped members of the Association of Pallet Networks (APN) deliver a strong performance in 2015.
Doncaster-based BJS Storage and Distribution has inked a contract hire deal with Ryder for 50 new curtainside trailers.
Morrisons’ agreement with Ocado to use its new customer fulfilment centre (CFC) in Erith, London, is far from a done deal.
The government is looking at funding HGV driver training for those leaving the military to help alleviate the skills shortage.
The government has ruled out funding HGV licence acquisitions to ease the current driver shortage in the UK, according to DfT minister Lord Ahmed.
Mitchell Storage and Distribution’s (MSD’s) Fortec membership has helped it win a contract with national food services supplier Driver’s Foods.
The UK division of XPO Logistics Europe, formerly Norbert Dentressangle, will “ramp up” even further in 2016, after “strong demand” saw turnover rise 16% year-on-year.
CM Downton has scored a hat-trick of renewals worth £3.5m a year, with three paper and packaging industry clients.