Trade Associations

Delivering better rest stops for lorry driv...

Jan 30, 2023No Comments

Independent watchdog Transport Focus calls for the lorry driver’s voice to be at the heart of improving rest stops. Transport Focus held an event at

Logistics UK calls for ULEZ mitigations

Jan 25, 20231 Comment

Logistics UK has today (24 January 2023) reiterated its call for mitigations to be made in relation to the expansion of the London Ultra Low

Courier prices reach record levels over the...

Jan 18, 2023No Comments

December data from the TEG Road Transport Price Index has revealed that courier prices have reached the highest level recorded in the past four years.

ELB Partners

Croydon haulier achieves ninth FORS Gold Aw...

Jan 16, 2023No Comments

A Croydon logistics firm is starting 2023 in pole position after achieving the industry’s coveted Gold standard Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) award for the

FORS

FORS reflects on transitional year and targ...

Dec 20, 2022Comments off

Reflecting on a year of progress and change, FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, has revealed there is much more to come in 2023. January

smart motorways

Safety on the Strategic Road Network is imp...

Dec 20, 2022Comments off

The Office of Rail and Road says National Highways is on course to achieve its overall safety target for the Strategic Road Network in England.

Aztek Logistics secures FORS Gold accredita...

Dec 14, 2022Comments off

A Hertfordshire logistics firm’s continual commitment to operational excellence has seen it secure the Gold standard Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) award for the sixth

Amazon joins International Road Transport U...

Dec 12, 2022Comments off

Global e-commerce company Amazon has joined the International Road Transport Union (IRU) as its newest corporate member. Amazon has joined IRU to work on areas

Pallet networks thriving despite UK economi...

Nov 21, 2022Comments off

The Association of Pallet Networks YTD benchmarking results show the pallet network market returning to pre-pandemic high service levels, strong growth and more predictable volumes.

Planned fuel duty increase will stifle econ...

Nov 21, 2022Comments off

A proposed 23% increase in fuel duty, which equates an additional 12p per litre of petrol or diesel at the pumps, hidden in the content