M and J Haulage, a major sugar beet haulage contractor, has been placed into administration prompting concerns among growers that they’ll struggle to find another company to harvest and deliver the crop.
Oxford City Council wants all freight deliveries made by zero emission vehicles by 2035 – and it wants hauliers to say how that could happen.
The UK will face gridlock on the roads and ever worsening air quality unless the government tackles the country’s creaking infrastructure, according to the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC). It also said fuel duty needed to be overhauled and road pricing looked at again, despite a public backlash when it was last mooted. Lord Adonis, NIC chairman, said the current state of the country’s infrastructure could hold the UK back and that a long-term plan was needed to tackle the three […]
Carlisle-based Murrays Pallet Logistics has entered administration. The company was a member of pallet network Palletways, but according to a spokesman the pallet service will continue because a network member has stepped in to handle the postcode. “The Palletways network services previously provided by Murrays will be picked-up by Beaches Logistics. We look forward to working with Beaches Logistics to deliver customer service excellence and maximize the advantages of Palletways membership,” the spokesman said Murrays Pallet Logistics received a formal […]
The Brit European group of companies made its first profit in three years in 2016, newly published accounts show.
Fleetstyle Distribution in South Wales has entered administration, 25 years after it first opened.
One in five transport business leaders believe there is considerable potential for the use of robots working in the industry within the next decade.
Bartrums has reported a combined turnover of more than £28m for 2016, with strong growth in its road services arm.
Further tests to establish the safe maximum weight of a pallet for tail-lift deliveries have been carried out after the previous results from the HSE were found to be inaccurate.
Hicks Logistics is celebrating 40 years in business with a £30m contract renewal with powered access specialist UK Platforms.