TNT Express has added two 15.65m longer semi-trailers to one of its trunking routes and plans to introduce more into its operation. The parcel carrier is currently running the trailers between its Kingsbury hub in Warwickshire and its Llantrisant depot in south Wales. It has been trialling the trailers since September 2012 and hopes to introduce more onto, with double deck longer semi-trailers a possibility. Since introducing the trailers it has seen a 15% reduction in carbon emissions against standard […]
Construction products manufacturer British Gypsum has entered into a new contract with DHL for the distribution of plaster products from its site at Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire. DHL will transport all deliveries from the site to customers across the UK, handling up to 130 full loads a day.
UK Mail Group has reported an increase in both parcel volumes and turnover in its mail business for the third quarter of its current financial year.
Anders Nielsen took over as CEO of MAN Truck & Bus in September 2012, after 25 years at Scania, like MAN part of the Volkswagen group. There the Swede rose from managing gearbox production to a place on the board responsible for production and logistics.