Former City Link manager Sarah Squire has built a business carrying irregular parcels, and says that by cutting out the hub and keeping the business transparent, she will keep it from meeting her former employers’ fate.
DX Group has reached a settlement with GMB in an employment status case days after the union claimed victory in a tribunal against Hermes this week.
Heathrow’s third runway is good news for the freight sector but will throw up a range of obstacles for hauliers, according to trade associations.
DPD has opened two new facilities after reporting its volumes had surged 40% year-on-year.
Arrow XL has hired a new customer experience manager to overhaul its strategy in the area.
Abbey Logistics has bought 28 Volvo FH units after an extended trial of the new model in 2017.
Hermes is likely to appeal an employment tribunal’s decision that 15 of its self-employed couriers should be classed as employees, on the grounds that it goes against evidence and previous decisions.
Wincanton has won a 10-year contract to provide transport and warehousing services to Micheldever Tyre Services.
DHL Supply Chain is to manage wholesale logistics operations for Morrisons after winning a new contract with the supermarket.
It’s time the transport sector eliminate the “outdated stereotypes” around gender and job roles, according to transport secretary Chris Grayling.