The UK transport industry has been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic, and continues to face some serious challenges. However, having spoken to the UK MD’s of all eight major truck manufacturers, Commercial Motor editor Will Shiers found positive signs of recovery. Mike Belk, MD, Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK “It certainly hasn’t been as dire as some of the doomsters and gloomsters were suggesting,” said Mike Belk, MD of Mercedes-Benz Trucks, when we asked him how he thinks the industry is […]
From the outset of this pandemic the government made it clear that home delivery was vital to the fight against COVID-19 and that company’s like ours were doing essential work. It made sense – home delivery enables people to get the items they need while self-isolating or following the government’s guidelines to stay at home.
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Tyre manufacturer Bridgestone is re-opening its European plants from today (20 April 2020).