Last-mile operations and home deliveries are to be the focus at the next TfL LoCITY roadshow, taking place on 20 November. Operators are invited to come along and hear directly from their peers about their trials in the latest low and zero-emission commercial vehicle technology. Parcel firm Hermes, headline partner for the event, will share its experience in trialling both electric and gas-powered fleet vehicles. Hermes will be joined by speakers from Sky, Royal Mail, Lawsons and Zedify, which are […]
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