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 five-point plan explaining how gridlock can be avoided at Dover with goods continuing to stream through ports after Brexit has been presented to the government, with a plea to keep “order at the border”.
Britain’s ‘imminent’ departure from the European Union may have sparked huge debate across the UK logistics sector, with concerns of significant challenges throughout the international supply chain, but Brexit could also be a catalyst for change for the better for the industry, according to Clugston Distribution director Tim Doggett.