Lloyd Fraser Holdings said it had overcome significant operational challenges created by Covid-19, with demand for services in fashion transport particularly disrupted due to the lockdowns. In its most up-to-date set of accounts, for the year ending 29 February 2020, the Rugby-based 3PL said demand for its services in the milk sector had not been adversely impacted and it remained trading in line with budget. In addition, it said that it had managed its costs and, as a result, it […]
Trials on British roads involving platoons of autonomous HGVs have been put on hold due to the ongoing pandemic.
Almost a third of fleet operators’ trucks are parked up as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown, according to a survey carried out for MT by market researchers Fusion. Three quarters of operators have at least one vehicle laid up while 9% reported their entire fleet was off the road.
Wincanton has delivered a “boringly predictable” set of results for the six months to 30 September 2013, with group turnover down 1.6% at £542.3m and operating profit up 2.1% to £24.2m compared with the same period last year.