Supply Chain

Container ship

Shippers warned to brace for fuel surcharge...

Oct 22, 2021No Comments

Resurgence in fuel prices, set to be passed on by carriers, means cargo owners will have to contend with higher bunker adjustment factors on top

Trucks waiting at Dover

‘Don’t let cabotage sabotage UK Hau...

Oct 21, 2021No Comments

The RHA is shocked and disappointed by the Government proposal to allow foreign haulage companies to undertake unlimited work in the UK in two-week blocks.

Lorry driving along the road

Freight exchange app to help haulage operat...

Oct 19, 2021No Comments

One of the UK’s largest online freight exchange platforms, Returnloads (part of the Mandata Group), has launched a new smartphone app enabling its members to

D&D Transport lorries

Nottingham transport firm joins Palletways ...

Oct 14, 2021No Comments

Haulage operator, D&D Transport in Nottingham, has joined Palletways, Europe’s largest and fastest growing express palletised freight network and part of the Imperial Group. The

Empty shelves in a supermarket

Supply chain taskforce must trigger action

Oct 13, 2021No Comments

The RHA has given a cautious welcome to the government’s decision this week to set up an industry taskforce to advise on the UK’s supply

DigiHaul

DigiHaul secures first round funding from D...

Sep 20, 2021Comments off

Tech start-up, DigiHaul, today announces it has secured first round funding of £14.4 million pounds, which includes the global leader in logistics, DHL, and leading

LST

Greener, longer goods vehicles could be rol...

Aug 25, 2021Comments off

Greener, longer goods vehicles could become a permanent fixture on Britain’s roads as early as next year, the Government has announced. This comes as the Department for

supply chain

UK supply chain faces collapse in ‘tw...

Jul 28, 2021Comments off

Speaking to the BBC, Richard Burnett, RHA chief executive said that despite meeting with Transport Secretary Grant Shapps last week to warn him of the

West Midlands Interchange

£1bn plan to build the UK’s largest logi...

Jul 09, 2021Comments off

Joint venture developers Oxford Properties and Logistics Capital Partners have bought a 734-acre site near Birmingham with plans to develop the UK’s largest logistics hub with

H&M Distribution

H&M Distribution commits to decade-lon...

Jul 01, 2021Comments off

H&M Distribution, which operates in Warrington, St Neots and Gloucester, has signed a new ten-year contract with Palletways – Europe’s largest and fastest growing express