Logistics firm Advanced Supply Chain Group is to cut around 30 jobs in the face of the coronavirus outbreak just days after slamming the government for making its rescue funding for firms hit by the pandemic far too complex. The redundancies come just nine months after the Bradford-based logistics firm opened a second depot in Corby and boosted staff numbers from 350 to 450. The company, which specialises in the fashion retail logistics sector, counts brands such as Debenhams, Dwell, […]
To measure the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on the transport and distribution industry, MT has put together a panel of operators across the UK to give regular feedback on their volume of work and vehicles laid up.
Logistics firms need to learn from the Covid-19 pandemic and guard against “knee-jerk reactions”, according to KPMG supply chain expert Maureen O’Shea.