Europa Worldwide Group has spent £2m expanding its Dartford hub to cope with any customs backlog after Brexit. The company, which is celebrating its fourth anniversary at its Dartford headquarters, fast-tracked plans to expand the 86,509sq ft facility to ensure it was “Brexit ready”. Under the recently completed expansion programme, the central hub, which handles all the firm’s European consignments, has seen its racking and transit zone increased to create 75% more space. Dan Cook, Europa operations director, said the […]
A leaked government dossier that predicts months of delays at ports and shortages of some foods and medicines in the event of a no-deal Brexit is not “scaremongering” and supports the RHA’s long-held concerns, chief executive Richard Burnett said this week.
FairFuelUK (FFUK) is demanding the creation of an independent watchdog to monitor pricing and transparency at the pumps, amid warnings that the cost of fuel could hit £1.43/44 for diesel.
Operator EM Rogers saw its pre-tax profit soar last year in the wake of low fuel prices and a strong pound against the euro, but said the UK’s vote to leave the EU could now prove costly to its operation.