A Web-based freight consolidation system, allowing hauliers servicing Heathrow Airport to notify members of spare capacity on their vehicles, is to launch this year to clean up the air around the complex. The airport said its proposed WebPortal would provide companies with an opportunity to exchange and share information about loads and once a match was found, operators could negotiate a price among themselves. The portal is part of Heathrow’s Blueprint for Reducing Emissions, a 10-point action plan that also […]
Meachers Global Logistics has won a four-year contract from Southampton City Council’s Corporate Records Management Department to store 300 pallets at its Sustainable Distribution Centre (SDC).
The London Boroughs Consolidation Centre (LBCC) has named DHL as its long-term freight partner at the Freight in the City Expo last week.
The pallet network sector is ripe for consolidation and Palletforce may play its part, CEO Michael Conroy hinted.