A “huge increase” in mental health concerns in haulage during the Covid-19 pandemic has prompted the Unite trade union to push for an industry standard to tackle the growing crisis. To coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week, a roundtable event involving senior figures from the haulage, warehousing and logistics sector is taking place to discuss how to address the problem. Attending the event are industry representatives from Biffa, ECM, Hanson, Wincanton, Gist, DPD, DHL and Suttons. Unite recently warned that […]
The Association of Pallet Networks (APN) said new figures for the first six months of 2020 show the UK pallet network sector was “far less affected in terms of volume than the early experience of European counterparts indicated”.
Logistics firm Wincanton has sealed a deal to deliver Wickes Showroom kitchen and bathroom products across the South West of England, Midlands and part of Wales.
Independent freight forwarder and Palletways member, International Forwarding (IFL), has opened a third storage facility in the Midlands.