Tesco is looking to hire 3,000 drivers to help meet the growing trend for online food shopping triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown. The move is part of a wider recruitment drive to hire 16,000 staff to help with the supermarket giant’s online growth plans. Since the pandemic lockdown, Tesco has seen online sales leap from around 9% to 16% of total sales. Tesco is now serving 1.5m customers a week online, up from around 600,000 at the start of […]
FORS – the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme – has announced that, following the impact of the coronavirus outbreak, all FORS Bronze site audit activity will be suspended from Monday 23 March 2020 until further notice.
Retailer Asda has taken delivery of the last of 187 new trucks from Scania, comprising 120 for its retail distribution fleet, 55 for its primary distribution network and 12 for its petroleum distribution fleet.
New rules for operators appearing at public inquiries (PIs) in light of Covid-19 could jeopardise fair hearings and may result in a rise in the number of appeals, according to solicitors.