Both UPS and the FTA have raised “serious concerns” with the Scottish government about its proposal to introduce a blanket Euro-6 low emission zone (LEZ) strategy across the country. The Scottish government said LEZs were a “potentially effective measure that could help to improve local air quality”. It added that a national framework could encourage their adoption. But in its response to a recent consultation on the measures, UPS said it was “greatly concerned about the suggestion in the strategy […]
Unite says it is currently considering its course of action after talks with UPS earlier this week were unsuccessful.
TNT Express has unveiled a two-year plan to target higher margin business, which includes palletised freight and larger, heavier parcels, and improve its profitability.
The Scottish Government has launched a national low-emission strategy consultation, which could pave the way for London-style low emission zones within two years.