If Elon Musk can send a car into space on reusable rocket boosters, then surely a down-to-earth electric truck travelling 500 miles on a single charge isn’t beyond the capabilities of today’s engineers? Some industry sceptics have questioned the Tesla Semi’s commercial viability in becoming a mainstream contender in the heavy truck sector. However, it appears that increasing numbers of well-known retailers and logistics firms are willing to give the new technology a whirl on their fleets. MT’s online tally […]
KFC has appointed DHL Supply Chain and food logistics specialist Quick Service Logistics (KFC) to manage its supply chain as part of a “groundbreaking” new transport strategy.
Bibby Distribution is to operate a third primary consolidation centre (PCC) for Morrisons, with a further two planned by mid-2015 as part of the supermarket’s strategy to boost the efficiency of its national network.
DHL and Ezyhaul have invested £14.6m in UK start-up Digihaul in a bid to offset the impact of the UK driver shortage crisis and drive supply chain digitalisation.