Maritime Transport rewarded over 2,000 drivers in December with a bonus payment which totals more than £1.3m and averages around £600 per driver.
In-vehicle cameras manufacturer and supplier SmartWitness has appointed Fearghal MacGowan as MD of EMEA to drive “rapid expansion”.
XPO Logistics has set up a £19,000 corporate sponsorship as part of a new partnership deal with Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT).
EV Cargo’s Palletforce has announced a further £30,000 investment in driver welfare at its SuperHub.
Former Ocado executive Simon Thompson, who until recently ran the NHS Test and Trace app, has been named as Royal Mail’s new UK chief executive.
Heathrow-based Mixed Freight Services has joined Pallet-Track, making it the second new member to join the network this year.
MAN Truck & Bus UK has purchased the HRVS Group from the Lockwood Group for an undisclosed sum.
The DfT has confirmed that logistics employees will continue to be classed as ‘essential workers’ during the UK’s third national lockdown and allowed to travel for work.
HGV traffic to and from Ireland via Holyhead has slumped by around a third, according to port operator Stena Line.
Reed Boardall has seen “strong demand” for its services during the pandemic and is confident that demand will continue through 2021.