The Hazchem Network has reported growing optimism from its members after 10% of the lost volumes caused by the lockdown returned within the last week. It said just days after the government’s stark announcement in March for the UK to self-isolate, the network saw volumes plummet by 30% overnight. However, it was now seeing signs of recovery. Hazchem Network MD Robert Symes said: “Our members are reporting that their customers and associated businesses are now starting to re-open. Read more […]
Netherlands-based pooling giant IPP and logistics expert Global Tracks have joined forces to harvest data from the recovery, recycling and repatriation of wooden pallets. The trial partnership aims to digitalise existing business processes to gain greater insight into how Global Tracks’ Internet of Things (IoT) expertise can be deployed in the IPP pool, and to leverage the extensive data provided every time a pallet is used. Data flows are digitalised, giving insight into asset damage, usage and loss, making it […]
Have you met a professional driver who is not concerned about road safety? All of us who have driven a 16.5m or 18.75m long vehicle in city traffic are acutely aware of the additional hazards presented by pedestrians and cyclists around us, particularly in poor visibility. If the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) being introduced by Transport for London (TfL) on 1 March helps to remove some of the stress involved in city driving and reduces the number of people who […]
Leyton-based haulier LT Baldwin Transport is delivering to foodbanks nationwide using Pallet-Track’s network members.