Getting groupage into Northern Ireland is “one of the hardest things to get right” a senior Cabinet Office official told a Parliamentary Committee this week. In a meeting of the EU Goods Parliamentary Committee yesterday (9 February) Emma Churchill, head of the Cabinet Office’s Border and Protocol Delivery Group, told MPs that two modifications to the way groupage is taken into Northern Ireland (NI) are being developed in an attempt to prevent the serious delays groupage hauliers are facing. Under […]
Waitrose plans to open its second dedicated online DC in London next year, doubling the number of delivery slots available to customers in the area.
The government’s recent decision to phase in the introduction of customs controls on goods entering Great Britain from the EU from the start of 2021 has been widely welcomed as a “pragmatic” move, allowing UK hauliers more time to adjust. However, they could also put extra pressure on cashflow.