Tough new EU plans to cut CO2 emissions from new trucks by 35% by 2030 are unachievable, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has warned.
Palletline has asked haulier William Kirk to leave the network after Kinaxia Logistics’ purchase of fellow Palletline member AKW Group.
Kent County Council is calling on the government to give police emergency powers to control the flow of freight around the Channel ports in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The logistics sector has suffered its biggest fall in confidence since 2015 as concerns grow about the possible impact of Brexit.
The haulage industry has slammed the DfT and Highways England for failing to give hauliers advance warning of a series of overnight closures on the M26, which began last week.
Connect Group’s Smith News division has secured a new five year deal with magazine distributor Frontline, bringing further signs of an upturn in the group’s fortunes.
Palletways member Speed Welshpool has won a contract with commercial furniture supplier Tabilo.
Yodel has strengthened its management team with the addition of Carl Moore as its new network operations director.
Yodel subsidiary CollectPlus is processing and delivering around 5,000 parcels back to House of Fraser customers free of charge, following the retailer’s collapse into administration and its sale to Sports Direct.
R Swain & Sons has continued its acquisition spree with the purchase of Express Freight Services (Birmingham) this year, newly published accounts reveal.