The shortlist for the second Microlise Driver of the Year Awards has been released ahead of the award ceremony later this month. The list of 24 drivers includes three finalists in each of the categories. Awards for Short, Medium and Long Distance Driver of the Year will be given out, as they were in the awards’ inaugural year at last year’s Microlise conference. This year’s competition also introduces a series of new categories, including Extra Mile; HGV Hero; Lifetime Achievement; […]
CM Downton has scored a hat-trick of renewals worth £3.5m a year, with three paper and packaging industry clients.
Two further high-street retailers have been dragged into the row over the penalties applied for untimely deliveries at retailers’ DCs.
CM Downton and Arla Foods have both launched national apprenticeship schemes to entice new workers into a sector feeling the pinch of a severe driver shortage.