Menzies Distribution has revealed the contingency plans it is employing to deal with the coronavirus outbreak. Commercial director Adam Smith said the health and safety of its employees remained the priority, along with keeping clear lines of communication open between suppliers and customers. He also revealed that Menzies has appointed Albert Lovell as a “business continuity manager” to coordinate the company’s response to the outbreak. Fomerly health and safety manager, Lovell has been tasked with overseeing and reacting to the […]
Trials on British roads involving platoons of autonomous HGVs have been put on hold due to the ongoing pandemic.
Ferguson Transport said a fall in revenue from handling goods in its warehouse division last year was more than compensated by additional storage charges and increased demand for capacity.
Air freight haulier Saints Transport more than tripled its losses in the 18 months to 30 June last year.