Selco Builders Warehouse is using a new transport planning platform to streamline deliveries of complex and abnormal-sized loads. The builders’ merchant provides a trade-only service through its 68-strong UK network. It runs a distribution hub for ‘heavy side’ construction products in Edmonton, north London, supplying six outlets, and turned to My Transport Planner to help drive efficiencies for this operation. My Transport Planner is a pay-as-you-go, web-based platform. It uses powerful algorithms to optimise routes and delivery schedules, improving productivity […]
A local haulier has warned Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES) council that its decison to launch a clean air zone (CAZ) in the city will significantly lengthen HGV journey times as drivers seek out alternative routes to avoid being charged.
Grocery distributor AF Blakemore Logistics has slashed one million road km and reduced its fleet size by 10% by installing a dynamic routing and scheduling system from Paragon.
The most expensive route for truckers in Europe is the A6:A7 Paris to Marseille toll road, with a one-way journey costing just over £305, according to hire firm Northgate.