DHL has been picked to be the official Team GB logistics partner for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. Following a kitting out event in Stockport yesterday (21 January) where British athletes received their sporting gear for the first time, DHL will now transport more than eight tonnes of equipment across 5,500 miles from the UK to the Olympic Village in Russia. Bill Sweeney, chief executive officer of the British Olympic Association, said: “Ensuring that over eight tonnes of the […]
DHL Supply Chain is set to create over 100 transport and warehousing jobs after extending its contract with bathroom retailer Bathstore for another five years.
The Bidvest Logistics name is to disappear from the roads after the operator re-branded itself as Best Food Logistics today (25 June).
As the UK inflation rate rose through the year to reach 3.1% in November, the highest in nearly six years, 2017 saw industrial unrest gather momentum in the logistics sector, as drivers demanded increased pay or bridled against company measures to cut costs.