EV Cargo Logistics is reporting volumes at “Christmas levels” as it responds to increased demand for groceries across the UK. And the company said “a collaborative spirit” has developed across the industry, as it works with subcontractors and other hauliers to ensure shelves remained stocked in the face of significant operational challenges. It said a call from EV Cargo business Jigsaw for hauliers with spare capacity generated over 150 responses in just 48 hours and CM Downton had switched driver […]
Kuehne+Nagel said it experienced a “significant increase” in shipments within its road logistics division in the third quarter and demand for domestic transport in European countries reached pre-crisis levels.
The government has given supermarkets the go-ahead to ramp up night-time deliveries and is looking at extending delivery drivers’ hours to ensure stores remain stocked during the coronavirus outbreak.
Aggressive cost control measures helped Palletline ride the initial storm of Covid-19 last year, with reported operating and pre-tax profits significantly up on 2019.