Freight in the City Spring Summit round-up: urban freight challenges in the North


 

Close to 300 delegates headed to Manchester last week to explore the opportunities and challenges facing the logistics sector through the chancellor’s Northern Powerhouse agenda. Freight in the City Spring Summit moved the debate about sustainable urban deliveries away from  London and focused on the cities of Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool and Sheffield to see what role freight could play in rebalancing economic power between the South to the North. Setting the scene was transport economist and MD of MDS […]