Hovis is committed to continually reducing the carbon emissions of its road fleet, which comprises around 400 vehicles and 250 trailers. In 2015, Hovis set out its carbon-reduction strategy for achieving its goals, with four key pillars underpinning the plans: cut operating miles; improve MPG; reduce or remove the need to burn diesel fuel; and driver performance and data. Initiatives included the introduction of new 7.2-tonne ‘Convenience’ Iveco Dailies for urban deliveries, which have replaced some of its 7.5 and […]
Malcolm Logistics was crowned Haulier of the Year in front of 1,600 of the industry’s finest at the 31st Motor Transport Awards.
John Hayes, the minister for further education, skills and lifelong learning responsible for apprentice training, is expected to present the first Apprenticehsip of the Year award at the Motor Transport Awards on 13 June. This is a new category introduced to recognise and encourage appreantice training by road transport operators. This Award will be made in association with the National Skills Academy for Logistics to showcase some of the best examples of logistics apprentice training. Judges will be looking for […]
The MAN TGX was victorious at the Motor Transport Awards 2018, picking up the Fleet Truck of the Year Award. Watch them win on Motor Transport TV, sponsored by the RHA. Fleet Truck of the Year, sponsored by Chevron Lubricants Winner: MAN TGX