Heathrow’s third runway is good news for the freight sector but will throw up a range of obstacles for hauliers, according to trade associations. Earlier this week MPs voted in favour of a new runway, which the DfT said could double the airport’s freight capacity. While it welcomed the investment in multimodal transportation, the RHA said it had numerous concerns about the effect it will have on the road transport industry. The association’s policy director Duncan Buchanan said that in […]
DHL Supply Chain is to spend £8.8m on a new shared user hub at Heathrow airport for its airline catering contracts.
The decision to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport has been tentatively welcomed by the industry.
This year, 3PLs have won millions in new and renewed business from retailers, manufacturers and service providers in the UK and beyond; some more business than others. Motortransport.co.uk takes a look at 2013’s top contract wins.