Logistics

07 January 2021 #TNB News

CILT UK (The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK) has announced Steve Gooding FCILT, director, RAC Foundation, as its new 2021 President. Gooding’s primary role will be to promote CILT as the essential home for all stakeholders

26 November 2020 #Logistics #TNB News #Truck

FTS Group has announced the promotion of former commercial manager Peter Samuel to the role of group managing director. Andrew Bull, previously general manager, will be group operations director. The restructure of its senior management team follows a period of

19 November 2020 #Features & Interviews #TNB News

This week saw the official launch of Kar-go – an automated last-mile delivery bot from British start-up Academy of Robotics that aims to revolutionise the burgeoning home delivery market. Fully-electric Kar-go aims to offer logistics providers an autonomous, clean, quiet

25 September 2019 #CV Sector #Logistics #News #TNB News

Pall-Ex has launched a new recruitment website exclusively for drivers in an attempt to help tackle HGV driver shortages across its network. The move comes as members of the palletised distribution network experience difficulty in filling vacancies for class one

18 September 2019 #CV Sector #Logistics #News #TNB News

Uber Freight – a subsidiary of the global brand behind the ride-hailing app  – is to open a new global headquarters in Chicago, underlining its belief that the global freight and logistics industry is ‘ripe for change.’ The company, which

07 August 2019 #Logistics #News #TNB News

Eddie Stobart Logistics has had its plans for a new national distribution centre approved by Warrington Borough Council. The vast 634,910 sq. ft. facility will be built on Barleycastle Lane adjacent to the company’s existing campus, which includes the Eddie


The winners of the 2019 everywoman in Transport and Logisitics Awards have been announced. The awards, which have been running for 12 years, champion women working in the sector and celebrate the industry’s most exceptional role models. The winners revealed


Speedy Hire, the UK equipment and tool hire company, has added 19 Isuzu rigids to its fleet, taking the total number of Isuzu vehicles on its fleet to 60. All 19 vehicles will be working across Speedy Hire’s UK operation,


Some of the biggest names in the van and light commercial vehicle industry will be attending this year’s Commercial Vehicle Show. Taking place at Birmingham’s NEC on April 24-26, the CV Show has confirmed the attendance of Ford and Volkswagen,


Keeping up with the latest industry terminology can be difficult, but it’s important to understand how the different types of supply chain operators are classified. Logistics companies are categorised by the term ‘party logistics’ – usually shortened to ‘PL’ –

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