Container shortage leading to more supply chain headaches
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Container shortage leading to more supply chain headaches

Internet retailers and other companies that import products from the Far East to the UK are facing major supply chain disruption and increased logistics costs as a result…

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DEAN LEONARD JOINS VISIONTRACK AS TECHNICAL SERVICES MANAGER
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DEAN LEONARD JOINS VISIONTRACK AS TECHNICAL SERVICES MANAGER

VisionTrack has extended its engineering and technical services capabilities with the appointment of Dean Leonard. He joins the video telematics specialist as Technical Services Manager and will work…

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Ergo Real Estate’s £25 million high-spec logistics hub in Markham Vale North is now ready to occupy.
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Ergo Real Estate’s £25 million high-spec logistics hub in Markham Vale North is now ready to occupy.

Ergo Real Estate, together with NFU Mutual, operating as the joint venture Aver Property Partnership have concluded their development with HBD at Markham Vale North delivering high-quality logistics…

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SKILLS GAP FOR ACCIDENTAL MANAGERS
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SKILLS GAP FOR ACCIDENTAL MANAGERS

Adrian Grove, Business Development Director at Qube Learning, asks “What can employers do to level up professional skill sets to ease the responsibilities of leadership for accidental managers?”  Are you an accidental manager – or have you promoted…

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Bicycle Association Addresses Transport & Logistics Costs and Quality
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Bicycle Association Addresses Transport & Logistics Costs and Quality

Logistics & Transport providers required to collaborate on a sustainable solution to address issues raised by the rapid growth in the Cycling market (valued at £2.31 billion in…

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An IT recipe for success
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An IT recipe for success

A world of opportunity is opening up for smaller and more specialist food and beverage producers – but only if their manufacturing and business information systems are fit…

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E-commerce companies urged to reduce parcel volumes to limit courier driver shortage’s impact on online deliveries
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E-commerce companies urged to reduce parcel volumes to limit courier driver shortage’s impact on online deliveries

Research recently released by market intelligence agency, Mintel, shows that the Covid-19-inspired rise in online shopping has driven a boom in demand for UK courier and delivery services.…

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Estuary Freight plugs in Mandata to support business growth
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Estuary Freight plugs in Mandata to support business growth

Owners of a North Lincolnshire family run haulage business, Estuary Freight Services Ltd, say their operation has been transformed since having a dedicated transport management system (TMS) installed during…

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UPCOMING PEOPLESAFE WEBINAR: PROTECTING LONE WORKERS IN TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS
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UPCOMING PEOPLESAFE WEBINAR: PROTECTING LONE WORKERS IN TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS

Peoplesafe is holding a free webinar to provide guidance on protecting lone workers in the road transport and logistics sector. The online event will be held on Wednesday 28th April at…

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HGV traffic spikes as retail and hospitality returns
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HGV traffic spikes as retail and hospitality returns

New Department for Transport figures show that HGV traffic hit a three-month high on the weekend of 11-12 April as many non-essential shops, restaurants and pubs prepared to…

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