Fuel tankers could be allowed to carry more fuel under government plans to prevent disruption to the supply chain. Most tankers operate with spare capacity due to the 44-tonne weight limit, but the Department for Transport (DfT) is now consulting on whether to allow the vehicles to operate to their full design train weight. It […]
Retailer Furniture Village has extended its six-year relationship with Asset Alliance Group by refreshing part of its home delivery fleet with 15 MAN and eight DAF trucks.
Union Unite has slammed government plans to further extend the relaxation of regulations governing how long lorry drivers can work.
Wincanton saw profit plummet by almost a fifth and revenue fall by 8% in the first six months of this financial year, which the haulier attributed to the group’s strategy to shift out of closed book transport contracts, ongoing inflationary pressure, rising interest rates and weakened consumer confidence.