Tarmac is implementing a regional distribution model for its cement and lime division, which will see Eddie Stobart, Abbey Logistics and Pollock (Scotrans) join its lineup of haulage providers, MT can reveal. After more than six years operating a national distribution model handled by the construction material supplier’s own fleet, with support from Wincanton, Proctors Transport and Lomas Distribution, it will switch to a regional setup. Tarmac’s own fleet will still handle around 50% of bulk cement and 20% of […]
Stobart Group has completed a sale and leaseback of its DC at Carlisle Airport for £16.9m.
Jonen Shipping has moved from Palletline to Eddie Stobart owned TPN.
With an improving economy and subsequent pressure for operators to improve pay, it’s been a year of hard negotiation for many, and in some cases road transport businesses and even the DVSA have had to contend with industrial action including strikes. Motortransport.co.uk looks back at a year of disputes.