More than 90 cold chain industry leaders joined government ministers, MPs and Peers at the House of Commons to celebrate the sector’s achievements during the pandemic. The reception, hosted by MP Andrew Jones on behalf of the Cold Chain Federation, recognised the successes of the cold chain in keeping the nation fed and delivering vaccines and allowed industry leaders to network with politicians. Speaking at the reception Victoria Prentis MP (pictured) and DEFRA minister said: “Your industry is critically important […]
Logistics UK is calling for the government to consider the needs of the logistics industry as it launched its so-called electric vehicle revolution yesterday (22 November).
A shortage of HGV drivers brought about by the pandemic and self-isolation rules has meant garden waste collections in Exeter have been suspended.
Transport minister Baroness Vere (pictured) has urged fleet operators to review their shift patterns to encourage and retain a more diverse workforce.