Hauliers and drivers have criticised major retail customers for disrupting their schedules with excessive delays and called for them to be penalised. “One area that has been a big thing for me over the years is the waste of resource we all face when our trucks are sat at delivery points, loading points and RDCs for hours and hours,” John Sheard, MD of JMS of Doncaster, told MT. “Every day we deliver to the large retailers of this country and […]
Draconian measures that will significantly increase red tape and delays for goods sent between the UK and Northern Ireland will go ahead on 1 April, after the government failed to extend a grace period.
Foodservice provider Bidfood is looking to recruit drivers and warehouse staff at its newly opened depot in Penrith, Cumbria.
Online food orders soared 99.2% in October and web sales grew 60.1% year on year, sparking warnings that operators will need to review their planning ahead of the Christmas peak.