The “massive challenge” of distributing millions of Covid-19 vaccines in the UK, as well as across the world, will largely rely on courier firms such as UPS, DHL and FedEx, according to logistics experts. Following an announcement by Pfizer and BioNTech that its vaccine has become the first to clear interim clinical trials, courier giants are now mobilising their assets in order to fulfil one of the largest logistical operations in history. However, there remain immense challenges in delivering the […]
COVID-19 outbreak triggers exodus of migrant drivers and major disruption to warehouse shift patterns
An exodus of East European drivers and major disruption to warehouse shift patterns are putting increasing pressure on the transport and logistics sector, a new report has warned.
“Covid will evolve your business in ways you wouldn’t otherwise have seen for years,” analyst claims
The Covid-19 pandemic will speed the evolution of the transport and logistics sector and transform how some businesses operate, according to new research.
The scale of the worldwide Covid-19 vaccine programme has resulted in UPS hiring more than 100,000 seasonal workers to undertake the transport and distribution of healthcare products.