The development of blockchain technology will help springboard the transport and logistics sector into decentralised, data-driven operations, Wincanton has predicted. Experts have described blockchain as ‘change-maker’ technology for the logistics sector that will ultimately become an affordable and more efficient way to share information and data between open and private business networks. For freight and last-mile delivery, blockchain offers the potential to track and trace all logsitics events, bringing transparency and accountability to the sector. “Blockchain is a technology that […]
Planned strike action by Wincanton drivers working for Argos has been cancelled after successful talks between the operator and Unite.
MT’s latest UK Commercial Vehicle Operator Report, produced in association with Texaco Lubricants, reveals the value of being smart. There’s much talk of the squeezed middle in British politics but the latest UK Commercial Vehicle Operator Report confirms the emergence of savvy operators forming a smart middle within road transport. These operators are pulling forward their purchasing to beat Euro-6, providing services to external clients via their in-house workshops, and making use of the latest technology to optimise the running […]
Fleet managers have revealed that vehicle cameras and CCTV technology are cutting incident reports by almost a third and personal injury claims by almost a half.