“It’s been a bit of a rollercoaster start,” James Wroath laughs, as he begins describing his first five months as chief executive of Wincanton. Most notably, of course, he immediately threw himself into the battle for control of Eddie Stobart Logistics, whose shares were suspended on his fourth day in the job. But he’s quick to deny claims that his interest in ESL might have been more of an intelligence gathering exercise than a serious takeover bid. “Absolutely not,” he […]
Volvo Trucks has received an order for an additional 25 heavy electric trucks from DFDS.
Leicester-based packaged chemicals logistics provider HW Coates Holdings has declared another rise in turnover for its last financial year but a significant decline in profits.
The UK needs to stop getting bogged down in debating the merits of battery versus fuel cell-powered EVs and accept that both technologies are needed to achieve Net Zero, according to a trade association.