Transport & Distribution Articles

Bott Limited commits to long-term partnership with Scania

Bott Limited commits to long-term partnership with Scania

Bude, Cornwall-based workshop and in-vehicle equipment manufacturer, Bott Limited, is continuing to renew its UK and European transport and distribution fleet with Scania.

Fortress fights the food fakers

Fortress fights the food fakers

By: Phil Brown, Managing Director, Fortress Technology Europe.

Food fraud costs the industry around EUR 30 billion a year globally. With the number of cooperation requests by the EU Food Fraud Network jumping 30 percent in 2018, counterfeiters continue to pose a major threat to food innovation and consequently economic growth.

Yodel invents trailer safety gate system to reduce accidents

Yodel invents trailer safety gate system to reduce accidents

Independent UK parcel carrier, Yodel, has partnered with trailer manufacturer Cartwright to develop a new safety gate system designed to reduce accidents as part of the latest addition to its trailer fleet.

Cargo Chief launches C4 2.0 – the most comprehensive database of trucking lane intelligence for freight brokers

Cargo Chief launches C4 2.0 – the most comprehensive database of trucking lane intelligence for freight brokers

Cargo Chief has released the latest version of its C4 platform, version 2.0—now the most complete and informative database of trucking carrier lane preferences and availability in the OTR (over-the-road) industry.

BCGA adds 100th document to information library

BCGA adds 100th document to information library

National trade body The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has added the 100th guidance document to its comprehensive reference library, developed to provide a useful resource to the transport and logistics sector.

iHerb chooses CEVA Logistics’ eCommerce services in South Korea

iHerb chooses CEVA Logistics’ eCommerce services in South Korea

CEVA Logistics launches its first express eCommerce services in South Korea on behalf of iHerb, a US-based natural health products company.

How Fleet Management Technology Helps Reduce Costs

How Fleet Management Technology Helps Reduce Costs

For many fleet operators, running a fleet efficiently and safely while minimising costs is a constant challenge. To overcome such obstacles, an increasing number of operators have begun implementing fleet management technology.

Smith Brothers & Webb’s refurbished wash systems prove a hit with operators

Smith Brothers & Webb’s refurbished wash systems prove a hit with operators

A new refurbishment scheme launched by Smith Brothers & Webb, the UK manufacturer and supplier of vehicle washing systems, is reportedly proving a great success, with refurb sales due to finish with a 70% increase this year.

Arnold Clark tees it up with 55-strong fleet for world’s top golfers at 2019 Women’s British Open Championship

Arnold Clark tees it up with 55-strong fleet for world’s top golfers at 2019 Women’s British Open Championship

One of the UK’s largest vehicle hirers, Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental, has provided a fleet of 40 Mercedes-Benz E Class Estate cars plus 15 minibuses and light vans to transport competitors and officials around at this week’s Women’s British Open Golf Championship held over four days from the 1st to the 4th August at the Woburn Golf Club.

New approaches to training and recruitment hold the key to solving logistics skills crisis, says leading driver trainer

New approaches to training and recruitment hold the key to solving logistics skills crisis, says leading driver trainer

One of the UK’s leading specialist driver training providers has highlighted the importance of new approaches to training, in addressing the severe skills shortages detailed in the report issued by the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport and Statista recently.

Shortlist announced for FTA Logistics Awards 2019

Shortlist announced for FTA Logistics Awards 2019

FTA has announced the 58 finalists in the running to win an accolade at the prestigious FTA Logistics Awards 2019, following a record number of entrants this year.

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