Logistics and recruitment and distribution company Challenge-trg Group has introduced English lessons for non-native speaking drivers and warehouse staff. The move forms part of its plan to tackle any fallout from Brexit, which it claims will have “a significant impact” on logistics and warehousing businesses across the country. “We have introduced English lessons for our non-native speaking drivers and warehouse staff, to both upskill them and provide more effective services for our clients,” explained chief operating officer Richard Cropper. “We’re […]
Senior management at road transport operators in the UK do not believe that Brexit will damage their growth prospects in the short or medium-term, with a majority anticipating significantly or slightly better growth in 2018 and 2019.
The Liberal Democrats have blamed Brexit and the subsequent fall in the value of the pound since the vote for a 5ppl increase in the cost of fuel over the period, something they claim will be a longer term trend despite the current respite in UK pump prices.
European online consumers believe Brexit will lead to slower online delivery and less choice of UK goods, according to research by Whistl.