Initiatives to reduce noise pollution were celebrated at the John Connell Awards 2018, held at the Palace of Westminster this week (24 October). The awards, run by the Noise Abatement Society, are now in their 17th year. They acknowledge the importance of the quality of sound in people’s lives and recognise companies that strive to reduce the negative impact of unnecessary noise. Winning the Quiet Logistics Award category, sponsored by the FTA, was ThermoKing and Frigoblock for their low-noise transport […]
John Lewis has called on Jaupt to provide more visibility about the way in which a driver obtains their Driver Qualification Card (DQC) in the future.
Proposals to reduce the maximum noise limit of heavy trucks have been rejected by a plenary session in the European Parliament.
Clipper Logistics has won an e-fulfilment contract with women’s exercise clothing company Vevie, following the launch of its online sales site vevie.com. The deal will see the logistics giant handling all inbound freight from vendors and suppliers, order fulfilment and home deliveries for Vevie’s customers across the UK and globally using a network of courier partners. Clipper will also carry out quality control of products and handle all returns at its Milton Keynes DC. The contract was awarded following a […]