Hauliers will stop bringing goods into the UK if the government ploughs on with proposals to levy fines of £2,000 per stowaway found in vehicles, regardless of the security measures taken, Logistics UK has warned. A consultation into the controversial plans ended yesterday (6 May) with ministers wanting to overhaul the current clandestine civil penalty regime. The proposals include increasing the maximum £2,000 penalty; introducing an additional new penalty to fine hauliers for not securing their vehicle, regardless of whether […]
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Sainsbury’s has said its supply chain in the capital is almost fully operational again, after a fire at its Charlton DC last week.
DX Group has issued a profit warning, citing the shortage of HGV drivers as a key factor in driving up costs.