Bob Lowden has been appointed as UK MD at Iveco, succeeding Claudio Zanframundo.
Yodel has added 13 sites to its network for this Christmas as it prepares to handle 15% more parcels than last year.
A combination of winning and retaining business and improving efficiency helped turnover and pre-tax profit at Wincanton grow in the first half of this year.
With the skills shortage a clear and present danger, Motortransport and The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport have today leant their support to the RHA’s bid to secure backing for a training fund. Eagle-eyed readers may well spot the below letter (in full here) in today editon of The Times newspaper, in support of the push. For an update on the trainign fund bid, see this Monday’s edition of Motortransport (10 November).
Norbert Dentressangle has opened a national hub for its Specialist Services two-man delivery arm in Brownhills, near Walsall.
Royal Mail is to open 10 temporary parcel sorting sites between now and Christmas to sort a significant amount of its peak volumes.