Fashion retailer Asos has been dragged into the row over the high penalty charges applied by some retailers to suppliers whose vehicles deliver outside agreed times or present goods in what is deemed to be a non-compliant fashion. MT has seen evidence from one of Asos’s suppliers listing penalties of up to £500 for a range of delivery issues including cartons not being loaded in sequential order; missing labels, packing lists or security seals; failed collections; and late bookings cancellations. […]
The industry’s leading trade associations have slammed the Welsh government’s decision to ditch plans for a £1.4m M4 relief road, announced today (4 June).
The DVSA has confirmed it is to publish three new forms of guidance on load security. This will comprise a guide for vehicle operators, a leaflet aimed at drivers, and a series of instructional videos.
Doncaster-based McGregor Logistics has taken out a three-year lease on a 40,000 sq ft unit on the St Modwen Park industrial park in the town.