Europa MD Andrew Baxter has revealed the company has spent at least £1m on Brexit preparations in 2019 alone but said year-end profits would still be up and that leaving the EU is the right outcome for the logistics sector. With the Dartford-based firm focusing heavily on UK/European road freight, committed Brexiteer Baxter told MT that business had been significantly complicated by the reinstatement of customs clearance and the need for import and export declarations. “It’s been incredibly complicated and […]
Europa is celebrating the success of its graduate management trainee programme after the pandemic shone a light on careers within logistics and warehousing.
Europa Worldwide Group smashed through the £100m turnover barrier and returned to profitability in 2016, in a year that saw the group boost its turnover by a fifth.
Transport industry slams EU over threat to restrict access to UK trucks after Brexit transition period
The transport and logistics industry has described claims by the EU Commission that it will restrict access to British trucks at the end of the post-Brexit transition period as “ridiculous” and would leave the EU “shooting itself in the foot”.