A range of the logistics sector’s leading operators have told MT that although Brexit has presented them with major challenges, the situation is now starting to improve. Questioned in our latest panel debate, most said they were successfully tackling customs changes triggered by the UK’s departure from the EU, but that movement of goods into and out of Ireland remained a key issue. “The situation has eased considerably on our daily movements into both sides of the Irish Sea,” said […]
Wincanton chief calls for fast track training as client Ikea reports delivery delays due to driver shortage
The driver shortage is continuing to impact on retailers with flat pack giant Ikea reporting difficulties delivering around 10% of its stock and Accolade, the UK’s largest wine firm warning that Christmas stocks of wine are under threat.
Brexit has amplified the shortage of warehousing space in the UK, delegates were told at the Freight in the City Expo.
XPO Logistics is sponsoring the Birmingham Pride Festival this month as part of its commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.