The coronavirus is not my first pandemic. Back in 2009 when I was working in depot operations, I remember being briefed on a potentially dangerous virus called swine flu that was prevalent across the globe. I was tasked with implementing a range of safety measures across our depots to prevent transmission and keep people safe. Whilst there were initially fears of a high death rate this soon proved not to be the case and, in the end, the main challenges […]
Delivery company Hermes has announced plans to open a new, purpose-built depot in Bolton this autumn.
Whistl UK reported a £4.7m pre-tax loss in 2019 as it battled to remain competitive in the parcels and Downstream Access (DSA) markets as start-up inefficiencies racked up at its Bedford ‘super hub’.
The Office of the Traffic Commissioner (OTC) is warning public inquiry (PI) attendees that they must follow the 14-day quarantine rule when arriving back in the UK from a country that is not on the exemption list.