Food and FMCG companies must take steps to organise themselves now if they are going to have the right warehouse infrastructure in place to meet post-lockdown trading conditions. In the early stages of the Covid-19 crisis fears over shortages of food and other essential items prompted panic buying in supermarkets across Britain. The UK’s largest retailer Tesco reported a 30% increase in sales, for example, while Sainsbury’s recorded a 48% peak. Coronavirus panic buying placed an unprecedented strain on supermarket […]
US firm Dematic has confirmed its commitment to the UK and North European market with the opening of its new head office in Oxfordshire.
As work begins this week to close off major routes in London to lorries, cars, vans, hauliers are calling for lorries to be exempt from the ban.