Burton upon Trent was once a global brewing superpower and although that heyday is behind it, the town has successfully reinvented itself, retaining its international flavour and attracting the likes of UPS. The global operator opened its UK Integrad training facility in the Staffordshire town in May 2017, in a move echoing the same pursuit of excellence that saw the brewers of Burton achieve international prominence in the 19th century. The facility, located near to the Clipper Logistics/Superdry site in […]
UPS is due to formally submit its €9.50 per share cash offer for Dutch-owned parcels firm TNT Express tomorrow. The offer has been recommended to shareholders by TNT’s board, with majority shareholder PostNL, which holds nearly 30% of all shares, agreeing to sell its stake under the offer. If agreed, the transaction will create a global logistics firm that generates €45bn revenue per year, with UPS benefitting from an increased presence in Europe, while TNT’s customers will gain access to […]
Teletrac Navman UK has developed a new Driver Safety Analytics Module that combines dashcam technology with telematics data.