Logistics industry in crisis talks with DfT as driver shortages hit food supplies


 

The RHA is meeting with transport minister Baroness Vere and DfT officials tomorrow to demand urgent action on the driver shortage crisis as goods continue to disappear from supermarket shelves across the country and the hospitality industry struggles to get sufficient supplies. The meeting comes as wholesalers and suppliers warned this week of increasing food shortages in supermarkets, pubs, restaurants and care homes as suppliers’ haulage partners struggle to find enough drivers to ensure deliveries. The UK is suffering from […]