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Green Logistics

Boost for freight as Government unveils new...

Jun 17, 2022No Comments

The Government has unveiled a multi-million-pound new plan to bolster the supply chain and create a more resilient and greener haulage sector. A major campaign

XPO Logistics and Tesco renew partnership f...

May 09, 2022Comments off

XPO Logistics, a leading provider of freight transportation services, has been awarded a multi-year contract renewal by Tesco plc to distribute fuel to Tesco consumer

Operation Brock

Logistics UK calls for urgent review of Ope...

Apr 13, 2022Comments off

Operation Brock – a Kent traffic management system intended to keep vehicles moving when there is disruption to travel across the English Channel – is

Maritime Transport cabs with poppies

Maritime Transport set for multimillion-pou...

Apr 11, 2022Comments off

Logistics firm Maritime Transport Ltd, which provides road and rail cargo services, has agreed a 30-year lease with Peel Ports Group and a major expansion

HGV driving towards setting sun

Freight prices rise for 14 straight months

Apr 06, 2022Comments off

New industry index data reveals March’s average haulage and courier price-per-mile was up 12% year-on-year. This comes as the whole UK supply chain is feeling

Palletline

Palletline celebrates record volumes

Apr 06, 2022Comments off

The UK’s leading palletised freight network operator Palletline delivered a record-breaking five million pallets in 2021. A first for the company, which this year celebrates

White van driving in Europe

Operating light goods vehicles in Europe?

Mar 24, 2022Comments off

New EU rules from 21 May 2022, will mean that operators or users of vans and other light goods vehicles over 2.5 tonnes and up

Red lorry on a road

Do falling road freight prices signal easin...

Mar 10, 2022Comments off

New industry data reveals that haulage price-per-mile index fell below courier figures for the first time in 11 months, but industry costs remain high. As

European Toll Road

EU new tolling rules give ‘big incentives...

Feb 21, 2022Comments off

EU member states have until 2023 to implement a new system of road tolls which give big incentives for zero-emissions trucks after MEPs voted to

UK road freight prices 15% up on start of 2...

Feb 10, 2022Comments off

Industry index reveals 2022 began with higher road freight prices than the previous three Januarys. As rising interest rates and inflation bite, logistics industry experts