The Anderson Group is mulling whether to close down two of its haulage operations – Sam Anderson (Newhouse) and T McMillan Transport – as it begins to make redundancies at both firms. The group, which is based at Motherwell in Lanarkshire, said this week that the low profitability of both haulage companies, combined with the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the economy had triggered its decision to cut jobs. Sam Anderson (Newhouse) specialises in container transportation – a sector […]
Shipping giant DFDS is set to cull around 86 UK warehousing and logistics jobs as part of major cutbacks across the company as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
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.
Fleet operators are calling for the industry to pull together to help their businesses survive through the COVID-19 crisis, according to a new report.