• 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 […]

     
  • ‘Range Anxiety’ Trial Completed

    RESISTANCE to the take-up of alternative fuelled vehicles may be showing signs of decreasing according to Iveco’s largest truck dealer group in the UK. Robert Spittle, managing director of Guest Truck and Van, says that […]

     
  • Helping To Demystify Brake Test Reports

    COMMERCIAL vehicle operators are struggling to decipher their brake test reports, according to the Freight Transport Association who, to help operators understand the complex documents, has launched an online guide unsurprisingly titled ‘Brake Test Report’. […]

     
  • Categories Confirmed For TN Northern Rewards

    IN THE coming months, readers will be invited to submit their nominated candidates for a host of road haulage industry categories listed in the inaugural Transport News Northern Rewards (TNNR); a similar breakfast celebration to […]

     
  • ‘Route 66’ Disruption

    HAULIERS regularly using the A66 Trans-Pennine trunk route will face serious disruption over four weekends when the road will be closed between East Layton and West Layton due to substantial, essential resurfacing work. Lengthy diversion […]

     
  • logistics hub in Inverness

    MENZIES Distribution has opened a newstrade logistics hub in Inverness which will operate 24 hours a day and will be dedicated to managing newspaper and magazine deliveries and returns for retailers. The investment is the […]

     
  • best liquid fuel tanker driver

    THE SEARCH is underway to find the best liquid fuel tanker driver and fuel distribution depot in the UK and Ireland by Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA), as part of their 40th anniversary awards celebrations at […]

     
  • owned by its UK network membership

    PALL-EX Group is now collectively owned by its UK network membership and senior management team. Since distributing 117 pallets on its first night on 29 November 1996, Pall-Ex has grown into a European network that […]

     
 
 
 
 

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