More than half of UK hauliers surveyed for a new industry research project have benefitted from adopting post-pandemic digital processes. Data from software specialist Mandata found 55% of its customers have been able to save 10 hours a week on manual job entries. However, 73% of haulage firms reported a significantly reduced cash flow as a result of the pandemic. The findings come in a recently published white paper after an assessment of the biggest challenges currently facing the tranport […]
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