The UK division of XPO Logistics Europe, formerly Norbert Dentressangle, will “ramp up” even further in 2016, after “strong demand” saw turnover rise 16% year-on-year.
CM Downton has scored a hat-trick of renewals worth £3.5m a year, with three paper and packaging industry clients.
DX Group has said that the shortage of skilled HGV drivers continues to affect its profitability as it continues to address its performance following a profit warning in November.
Fagan & Whalley has blamed the UK driver shortage for a near two-thirds fall in pre-tax profit.
Declaring a blanket ban on HGVs in London’s rush hours is too simplistic, according to the Green Party’s Mayor of London candidate Siân Berry.
The conviction of 15 drivers based at Eddie Stobart’s Teesport depot for drivers’ hours and tachograph offences, has seen the company’s North Eastern O-licence cut by 140 vehicles for three-months.
In this special edition of the Motor Transport Podcast, managing editor Chris Walton and news editor Chris Druce discuss the state of the UK road transport nation!
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has launched a new ECO Stars Fleet Recognition Scheme this month to help operators improve environmental performance and drive down running costs. The scheme will help TfGM in its aim to halve carbon emissions across the city region within the next four years. ECO Stars is a free, voluntary scheme providing recognition and support on reducing fuel costs and environmental best practice to operators. Upon joining the scheme, operators are given a star rating out […]
Online retailer Amazon has announced it will open a 304,800m² fulfilment centre in Coalville, Leicestershire later this year.