The UK tops a list of countries road transport firms are considering expanding their operations into, according to legal firm DWF. Its survey found that despite the unprecedented challenges of the last year, haulage firms across Europe are looking ahead to expansion. Of those polled that transport goods to the UK, 38% said their company was currently considering relocating or establishing new bases here. Italy was second (31%) and Germany third (30%). DWF said that while the desire to expand […]
Almost one in 10 transport companies have already made staff redundant, according to the results of a poll by solicitors Backhouse Jones.
A government ban on truck drivers taking any break other than a 45-minute rest period in seven Kent boroughs from January next year has been slammed by the freight industry.
Boroughbridge, Yorkshire food distribution firm Reed Boardall has been granted planning approval for a 110,000ft² extension to one of its cold stores.