DVSA has published the names of the first operators taking part in its flagship earned recognition pilot, with Wincanton, DPD and John Lewis among the 20-strong cohort. The likes of supermarket chain Sainsbury’s, leasing and rental firm Fraikin, construction materials firm Cemex, wholesaler 3663 Transport and BT Fleet are also part of the long-gestating pilot, which is currently underway. Coach and bus operators are on board too, and collectively the pilot is running with the equivalent of 100 O-licences and […]
DPD has beaten its target of having 10% of its couriers emissions-free, achieving the ambitious goal five months ahead of schedule.
With all HGV MOTs suspended for three months from 21 March, there looks like being a serious backlog to sort out later in the year. John Kendall reveals what the situation was like before the closure, and what we can expect once things get back to normal…
Building work for DPD’s £100m East Midlands parcel hub is likely to begin in August, following the granting of planning approval.