Amazon is a “10 tonne gorilla in the room” in the e-commerce market according to the founder of Metapack, who publicly called out the threat of the online retailer to the market for the first time.
William Walker, founder of Walker Logistics, argues that supermarkets collecting their own goods is not necessarily the most efficient use of resources.
Hoyer has extended its ‘longstanding relationship’ with BP to provide aviation fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK.
Increased parcel volumes at UK Mail have seen the carrier lower its price-per-drop for delivery drivers in order to remain competitive, angering a union.
An HGV instructor register is celebrating a “hugely successful” first year after attracting more than 540 members.
Eurotunnel’s Le Shuttle Freight service set an all-time record for daily traffic last week.
Hermes handled its highest ever volume during the 2017 peak period, with year-on-year growth of 12%.
The government has paid the owners of Manston Airport in Kent more than £5.7m to retain it as an emergency lorry parking area if Operation Stack is used.
Delegates will hear an update on the government’s £20m Low Emission Freight and Logistics Trials at the Microlise Transport Conference.
Iveco has signed its first UK customer for the new Stralis NP – its 460hp, gas-powered, long-haul variant – amid growing interest in alternative fuels.