Subcontractors have slammed Fowler Welch’s plans to review rates in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. The company, which specialises in the delivery of ambient and temperature controlled products to major supermarkets, has told its subcontractors it is reviewing rates in response to falling fuel prices. In a letter sent to its subcontractors last week the company states: “We are currently looking at carrying out a rate review to reflect the drop in the price of fuel. “The saving year […]
The RHA is calling for the government to review its Clean Air Zones (CAZ) policy in the light of emerging evidence that a significant drop in car journeys during the COVID-19 lockdown has resulted in major improvements in air quality.
Fashion brand Boohoo’s Burnley distribution centre (DC) was raided by police this morning (31 March) after alleged claims the company had breached social distancing measures introduced by the government during the COVID-19 crisis.
An independent strategic business review has been launched by the FTA, aiming to get logistics companies back up and running in a post-lockdown world.