Europa Worldwide has launched its first regular service to and from Morocco, the first route in an expansion of its services over the next 15 months. As part of the twice-a-week service Europa will work with Moroccan haulier GR Valade. Joint MD Gren Turner said the new route provided Europa with the opportunity to offer existing and new retail and industrial customers a “high level, cost effective solution within the control of our network operations”. “The UK’s historic trade with […]
Three years ago the industry was shocked as one of the most prominent names in family haulage, the Baxter family’s RH Freight, was snapped up by Swiss logistics giant Kuehne + Nagel for £66.9m. It was a move that came out of the blue, and was concluded within in matter of weeks (if the folklore attached to the deal is to be believed) but it resulted in Andrew Baxter, who alongside his brother Ian ran RH Freight in the footsteps […]
Even if customs clearance is reinstated following Brexit, leaving the EU remains the best thing for the UK, according to Europa Worldwide Group MD Andrew Baxter.
Government plans to cut the cost of apprenticeship training for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are welcome but more needs to be done to address the skills shortage, according to Europa Worldwide Group.