• 76,000sq.ft of warehousing

    SPECIALIST transport company, Collett & Sons Ltd, have expanded their operations, purchasing 76,000sq.ft of warehousing and office space at their new Bradford site, situated less than two miles from Junction 26 of the M62, well […]

  • Operation Brock

    THE FTA has welcomed the removal of the ‘Operation Brock’ barriers in Kent and calls on government to develop a permanent solution to Operation Stack which can effectively manage freight traffic during cross Channel disruptions. […]

  • Edinburgh’s Clean Air Roadshow

      THE SCOTTISH Government has committed to introducing low emission zones (LEZs) across its four largest cities by the end of this year, while further air quality hotspot areas are expected to follow suit by […]

  • Van Excellence

    THOUSANDS of vans on the UK’s roads are now being operated to the highest standards of safety, compliance and efficiency, thanks to Van Excellence, a voluntary scheme administered by FTA and sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Vans. […]

  • one-off golden gritter

    A UNIQUE golden gritter has completed a tour around Scotland, including Hampden Park and the Kelpies, spreading the new Econ Scotland message about the manufacturer’s purpose built service hub in Alloa which was opened last […]

  • Logistics Emissions Review

    FTA STARTED the new year by launching its 2019 Logistics Emissions Review, which includes the latest results of the Logistics Emissions Reduction Scheme (LERS), a voluntary group that seeks to improve the environmental performance of […]

  • greatest success stories

    TO SUPPORT the development of the MAN Apprenticeship Academy, MAN Truck and Bus UK has chosen Remit Group to deliver its technical and non-technical apprenticeship programmes across its truck centres and service centres within the […]

  • Brexit Brought Closer

    THE RHA was quick to congratulate Boris Johnson on his emphatic general election win and called on him to work with the freight and logistics industry on a number of key issues of vital importance […]

  • AI Limit Rate Hike To Franchise Hauliers Only

    AGGREGATE Industries (AI) has defended its decision to apply a rate increase only to its franchise hauliers after the move was criticised by an external haulage contractor, writes Chris Tindall. In a letter to hauliers […]

  • Fuels Industry EXPO Moving To Glasgow

    UKIFDA EXPO, the biggest event in the UK liquid fuels distribution industry’s calendar is moving to the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow on 19/20 May 2021 and show organisers, the UK and Ireland Fuel […]


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