The construction sector has reported widespread disruption and delays due to a shortfall of HGV drivers able to transport goods across the country. The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) said transport issues were now hitting suppliers to the construction industry, as members struggle to get materials into their stores and deliver orders to customers. It was now warning of failed deliveries at short notice, as well as lead times for some products being extended. The BMF said companies were attempting to […]
UK distributors are calling for the army to be mobilised to prevent the imminent breakdown of the country’s food supply chain, due to a critical shortage of HGV drivers.
RHA categorically denies claims by “senior government source” that it triggered the petrol pump crisis
The RHA has issued a “categorical” denial that it triggered the petrol pump crisis by leaking remarks made by a BP executive at a private government meeting last week.
Industrial developer Panattoni is set to start work on the second phase of its 1.6 million sq ft industrial park in Northampton.