Work has started on FreightShare Lab (FSL), a collaborative research project focused on tackling transport inefficiencies associated with empty and partially laden truck running. The project is co-funded by Innovate UK and aims to demonstrate how strategic data and asset sharing between multiple road/rail carriers and shippers can reduce empty running and under-utilisation of freight vehicles. It will run for 30 months and intends to provide real-world validation of a feasibility study conducted by World Business Council for Sustainable Development […]
Co-operative Group writes to its drivers to deny that it plans to outsource its entire transport operation
February 3, 2016 Carol Millett
The Co-operative Group has written to all of its 1,000 drivers this week to reassure them the group has no plans to outsource its remaining transport operations.