Members of the House of Lords are to be told that using solar panels on warehouse rooftops could double the UK’s solar capacity, reduce harmful emissions and slash energy costs. The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) is teaming up with solar panel developer Zestec Renewable Energy to deliver its message to peers next week about the […]
Wincanton has been awarded a new four-year contract by Wickes that will extend and expand its mandate for the home improvement retailer. The new contract, which spans warehouse and transport operations, will see Wincanton become the sole supply chain partner for Wickes’ kitchen and bathroom business in the UK. Wincanton has worked with Wickes since […]
Transport minister Baroness Vere (pictured) has urged fleet operators to review their shift patterns to encourage and retain a more diverse workforce.
Green hydrogen key to net-zero challenge but transport sector faces toughest ever times, FORS delegates warned
Former transport minister for London Steven Norris (pictured) has told operators that green hydrogen is key to the industry’s drive towards zero-emission vehicles but that the government’s target for HGVs is “likely to be altered”.