Meachers Global Logistics has warned operators to prepare for changes to importing animal products from the European Union to avoid more delays at the border. All UK importers and their EU suppliers must be compliant with new rules for bringing in products such as meat and dairy goods from January 2022 after the deadline was extended from July. Failure to comply could result in shipments being refused UK entry or goods being destroyed. The requirements include pre-notifying authorities on consignments […]
The coming 12 months will see us released from lockdown, though challenges remain with the Christmas peak, IR35 tax reforms, VAT repayments and Brexit border controls coming into force. Not to mention the possibility of a second wave of Covid-19.
A coroner has asked the DVSA and a Nottinghamshire haulage firm to respond to concerns about securing loads on tipper lorries, after a motorist died when a lump of concrete smashed through his windscreen.
The Co-operative Group has appointed Adrian Buxton as general manager at its new £20m food distribution depot in Avonmouth, which is due to open later this year. Buxton, who previously managed the group’s 320,000ft² composite DC in Thurrock, Essex, will head up the new RDC, near Bristol, which will employ up to 900 staff. He joined The Co-operative in an administrative role in 1979, before working his way up to managing food stores and moving across to logistics. Prior to […]