A company that ‘rents’ out Christmas trees before they are collected again to continue growing has used a 100% electric Citroen e-Dispatch van to undertake the distribution. London Christmas Tree Rental started after founder Jonathan Mearns realised that more than seven million Christmas trees end up as landfill each year. The new business encourages customers to hire Norway Spruce trees for the holidays that are supplied in pots and collected again after Christmas so they can continue to grow. Customers […]
The EU Transport Council has welcomed plans to dramatically extend the number of alternative fuel stations around Europe.
Yodel has reduced and capped the amount of parcels it will handle during the Christmas peak, after the high volumes it experienced last year. The parcel carrier confirmed it will deliver a maximum of 4.25 million parcels during its busiest week of the Christmas peak to ensure that it provides a successful service for customers and parcels are not left undelivered. A spokesman confirmed that it had set up four temporary depots at Billingham, East Kilbride, Newbridge and Basildon, also […]
Temperature controlled logistics specialist Gist is trialling the Vector eCool – a fully autonomous, all-electric, engineless refrigerated trailer system.