Hicks Logistics is celebrating 40 years in business with a £30m contract renewal with powered access specialist UK Platforms.
Felixstowe-based Searon Logistics has entered administration after its largest customer moved to Southampton, causing a significant increase in costs.
Three weeks of strike action among Argos staff is on the cards in an ongoing dispute over redundancy payments.
Felixstowe container haulier Searon Logistics, which employs more than 100 staff, has closed down.
The construction of a major lorry park in Kent to replace Operation Stack won’t begin until 2018 at the earliest after a judicial review was announced for December.
The government is to effectively double the number of roads and motorways given top funding status by creating a new Major Road Network (MRN).
Member companies that breach Fors regulations will be punished with immediate termination from the scheme, Aecom, the company that runs it, has warned.
The building of a huge truck park to ease congestion caused by Operation Stack should “push on at pace” because of the uncertainty caused by Brexit, according to Kent’s transport chief.
A Birmingham contract haulier that entered administration earlier this year went from a £1m pre-tax profit to a £100,000 loss in just 20 months’ trading.
Ketra Logistics has acquired fellow Palletways member IEFS to expand its coverage in London.