A third of companies involved in European logistics are making headway with their carbon reduction strategies, with another fifth in the process of implementing measures, according to new research. However, a leading sustainability expert has urged firms to make more effort to share their zero-carbon assets. The survey also found that 15% of businesses in the sector are still not measuring their emissions and a third have yet to set targets. The research by Kuhne Logistics University (KLU) in Hamburg […]
MT”s UK Commercial Vehicle Report 2012 produced in association with Texaco is the most comprehensive industry research currently available, making it crucial for any logistics operation planning its way to profit in 2013. Featuring in depth analysis of trends based on responses from 500 commercial vehicle operators, the report priced at £595 including VAT, contains the information you need to stay ahead of the competitive curve and maximise your earning potential. Featuring a full breakdown of the industry, the report […]
Road infrastructure, Clean Air Zones and the adoption of alternative fuels top the list of challenges reported by fleet and mobility managers over the next five years.
Global express carrier FedEx Express is well on its way to achieving its goal of increasing the fuel efficiency of its vehicle fleet by 20% on 2005 levels by 2020. Steve Hobson asks Will Martin, MD of the UK operation, how it is being achieved here. Back in 2008, FedEx Express set itself the goal of reducing fuel consumption of its worldwide ground vehicle fleet by 20% on 2005 levels by 2020. By the end of its 2011 financial year, […]