Construction materials firm Bimson Haulage is predicting a 20% growth in business thanks to a rise in home renovations and house moves and it has upgraded its fleet as a result. The Carlisle headquartered operator secured a six-figure funding package from Lloyds Bank to help meet the surge, which it is using to acquire 25 new lorries and upgrade its O-licence to 66 vehicles. Bimson said it had experienced a significant increase in demand for its delivery services over the […]
The new FORS standard will add more burden and cost to construction hauliers at an already difficult time for the industry, according to the Scaffolding Association.
The sale of Kuehne+Nagel Group’s contract logistics portfolio to XPO Logistics has been sealed after being unconditionally approved by the British Competition and Markets Authority.
Online retail giant Amazon has submitted plans to double capacity at its distribution centre in Rugeley, Staffordshire, creating 350 permanent jobs.