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Keep the faith on work return but also keep your distance…

Keep the faith on work return but also keep your distance…

The transitional return to work is thankfully on – but companies still face the challenge of maintaining social distancing guidelines while preserving business productivity.

UK head of global logistics provider predicts major changes for supply chains post Covid-19

UK head of global logistics provider predicts major changes for supply chains post Covid-19

The coronavirus pandemic will prove to be a defining moment for supply chains. This is the view of the UK head of logistics platform provider, C.H Robinson.

Queen’s Award winners launch another innovative compliance-control product

Queen’s Award winners launch another innovative compliance-control product

TruTac, the tachograph and compliance software provider that recently received a Queen’s Award for Innovation, has launched a new fleet system for the planning and management of HGV and PSV vehicle maintenance and compliance.

Logistics Plus picks up and delivers 50,000 masks for the City of Erie

Logistics Plus picks up and delivers 50,000 masks for the City of Erie

Logistics Plus Inc. (LP), a worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, recently provided final pickup and delivery services for a critical order of 50 thousand surgical masks for the City of Erie.

DHL supports the NHS fight against COVID-19

DHL supports the NHS fight against COVID-19

DHL Supply Chain is working alongside the NHS to deliver vital support services in the healthcare battle against COVID-19.

XPO Logistics adds COVID-19 dashboard to XPO Connect

XPO Logistics adds COVID-19 dashboard to XPO Connect

XPO Logistics, provider of supply chain solutions, has moved quickly to introduce a new digital dashboard for shippers and carriers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The company integrated the tools with its XPO Connect digital freight platform in North America and Europe.

Virgin Atlantic goes cargo-only to Tel Aviv

Virgin Atlantic goes cargo-only to Tel Aviv

Virgin Atlantic will relaunch scheduled cargo-only flights from London to Tel Aviv from 6 May, which will also offer same day connections over the UK to and from the US, Hong Kong, Shanghai and South Africa.

The logistics of responding to COVID-19

The logistics of responding to COVID-19

William Walker, Sales Director of Walker Logistics, reports on how the Membury-based fulfilment and logistics service provider is reacting to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and the lessons being learned.

Chassis Cab steps in to help NHS ambulance service at the same time as working to keep essential supplies flowing

Chassis Cab steps in to help NHS ambulance service at the same time as working to keep essential supplies flowing

Chassis Cab – the Suffolk and Cambridgeshire-based DAF family-owned dealership – has answered the call for help from the East of England Ambulance Service to extend its professional vehicle-maintenance help to its life-saving vehicle fleet. 

Trakm8 celebrates renewed relationship with Bibby Distribution

Trakm8 celebrates renewed relationship with Bibby Distribution

Vehicle technology specialist Trakm8 will continue to provide its tracking solution to Bibby Distribution in a new five-year deal.

Mates in Mind calls on employers to act now to support long-term mental wellbeing during pandemic

Mates in Mind calls on employers to act now to support long-term mental wellbeing during pandemic

Following the release of data exploring the significant impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the mental health of the public and calls from experts and charities to research the long-term impact of the crisis.

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