Menzies Distribution has bought fully electric final-mile delivery firm Gnewt Cargo for an undisclosed sum.
The HGV driver shortage is still rife, the FTA has warned, after its latest quarterly industry survey found almost a third of operators are facing long-term recruitment delays.
DHL Supply Chain will insure itself while running autonomous trucks in the Transport Research Laboratory’s (TRL) £8.1m trial of platooning trucks in the UK.
Platooning HGVs will be on major UK roads by the end of 2018, after the government committed £8.1m to trials of the autonomous vehicles.
XPO Logistics has renewed its contract with spirits company Maxxium UK.
UK Mail is to open three new sites this year to accommodate current and future volume growth from its acquisition by Deutsche Post DHL.
Hermes has opened its new Rugby super hub, increasing its overall parcel processing capacity by almost 50%.
CM Downton has renewed its contract with paper and engineering specialist Glatfelter, continuing a relationship that started in the 1990s.
The government will work to avoid the “disaster” of a hard border between the Northern Ireland and Ireland after Brexit by keeping customs regulation to a minimum, but the RHA said it has reservations about […]
Palletforce is looking to take advantage of inevitable consolidation in the pallet sector with its new £50m hub, according to chief executive Michael Conroy.