Electricals retailer AO has opened a new site in Bracknell, Berkshire. Opened last Friday (23 October), the 20,000sq ft site is AO’s 20th depot in the UK and the third to open its doors in recent months, following expansion into Kent and Yorkshire. AO confirmed it had experienced increased demand of late and that expanding its logistics network with new depots and distribution centres was key to maintaining service levels. Located at the Sterling Centre on Eastern Road, the new […]
Just one week after Welsh haulier Mansel Davies had its licence revoked by the traffic commissioner for falsifying maintenance records its directors have been granted a new licence to run the business under the name of MDS Distribution Limited.
Tevva joins forces with energy firm Vattenfall to offer operators electricity and hydrogen infrastructure
UK-based electric truck manufacturer Tevva Motors has teamed up with energy firm Vattenfall Network Solutions to help operators switch to a zero-emission fleet.
Higher prices for goods and services resulting from the effects of rush-hour congestion on business are costing every UK household around £100 a year, a new report from the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) has suggested. The report found sitting in congestion was costing the UK’s commuting households around £456 apiece or a combined total of £3.9bn a year, taking both direct and indirect costs into account. The direct costs – essentially additional fuel and lost time – […]