DPD has beaten its target of having 10% of its couriers emissions-free, achieving the ambitious goal five months ahead of schedule. The parcel firm said more than 700 of its van fleet were now electric after initially aiming to run 500 EVs this year. It described itself as “the biggest, greenest delivery fleet in the UK”, having delivered close to five million emissions-free parcels in 2020, saving over two million kilograms of CO2. The firm estimated that, on its current […]
The FTA has welcomed news that London’s T-Charge will commence on 23 October, providing a level playing field for all road users.
A range of e-learning training modules that advise commercial vehicle workshops on health and safety rules and regulations in light of Covid-19 has been announced by Inspire International UK.
Online retailer Amazon will open another three DCs across the UK, following the opening of its Hemel Hempstead depot last week. The opening of the new depots are expected to create a further 2,000 jobs over the next two years, with 800 permanent positions created at the Hemel Hempstead fulfilment centre. “We have created thousands of jobs in the UK over the last few years and are delighted to announce that we plan to create thousands more in the next […]