The road freight sector put in a steady end of year performance in 2017, with sales, employment and wages up while the company failure rate fell.
Carillion’s bankers have launched a £225m fund to help subcontractors and suppliers hit by the construction and outsourcing giant’s collapse.
The FTA and RHA are at odds over a decision by the government to spend a further £44.5m on security for the Port of Calais.
Palletline is considering opening a dedicated distribution facility for Amazon, after its relationship with the online retailer delivered significant volume for the pallet network in the run-up to Christmas.
The 11th annual FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards are now open for entries, and new for 2018 is the Male Agent of Change category to be awarded to the man who has shown “active commitment to advancing the progress of women working in transport and logistics”.
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Workforce availability will become a key element when companies decide where to locate their warehouses during 2018, according to leading property agents.
Leeds City Council is asking businesses for their views on its proposed clean air zone (CAZ) plans.
The volume of freight moved on roads in the North could increase by 50% by 2050, according to Transport for the North (TfN).
Demands for Carillion’s small suppliers to be protected are growing as the full impact of the construction and PFI giant’s collapse hits home.