As Scania Trucks announced a week-long shut down at its European plants today (31 August), due to the global shortage of semi-conductors, other truck manufacturers told MT they are also struggling with the shortage and warned of extended lead times on truck orders next year. The problem has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns which saw workforces grounded and the resulting soaring consumer demand for laptops and gaming devices as people were confined to their homes. For truck manufacturers […]
Maltby, South Yorkshire-based Green Group has left UK Pallets for Pall-Ex and will cover part of the S and part of the DN postcode areas.
Clipper Logistics saw “unprecedented levels of activity” in its operations in the UK and continental Europe over the Black Friday and Christmas periods.