Greenergy, one of the UK’s largest suppliers of transport fuel, is being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) concerning “certain aspects” of biodiesel trading. The investigation, which is being carried out jointly by the SFO and Dutch authorities, has seen a number of sites, including five of Greenergy’s UK sites, searched and four individuals arrested and released without charge. In a statement the SFO said that it “has opened a joint investigation with the Dutch authorities concerning certain aspects […]
Turnover at Boughey Distribution fell during the first half of its current financial year, after the loss of a customer was not offset with enough new business. In a statement issued today by parent company NWF Group covering the six months ended 30 November 2012, it was revealed that turnover at Boughey Distribution fell 17.5% to £18.9m (2011/12: £22.9m). Boughey Distribution was hit particularly hard by the loss of a contract with AB World Foods in the period, which caused […]
With fuel being up to and in some cases over 30% of operating costs, for hauliers getting the most out of every litre bought is crucial. MT met with Shell at the Shell Eco-marathon recently to hear how they believe a holistic approach can make the difference.
Fuel duty will be frozen for the next 12 months, revealed Chancellor George Osborne in today’s Budget 2014, despite industry calls for a much-needed reduction.