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British Sugar supports Abbey Logistics’ Class 2 To 1 HGV driver training programme

Following on from the success of Abbey Logistics’ Class 2 to Class 1 driver programme, Abbey’s customer British Sugar has Read more »

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Driver shortage crisis: UK business groups demand action

HGV driver shortage

As the ongoing HGV driver shortage continues to affect the logistics and retail sectors, two of the UK’s biggest business Read more »

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DHL to buy Hillebrand

DHL to buy Hillebrand

Global logistics firm Deutsche Post DHL Group (DPDHL) is buying JF Hillebrand for around €1.5 billion. Hillebrand specialises in freight Read more »

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Logistics UK presses government for temporary driver visas to ease supply chain issues

Logistics UK requests temporary driver visas

Business group Logistics UK has called for government to review its decision not to grant temporary work visas to EU Read more »

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Are your containers fit for purpose?

At a time of container supply imbalance leading to shortages, international freight transport insurer TT Club warns against cutting corners Read more »

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XPO Logistics leads Fortune 500

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of supply chain solutions, has again been ranked No. 1 among Fortune 500 transportation Read more »

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Collaboration is key

The coronavirus pandemic of the last 15 months has demonstrated the acute importance of collaboration to build more agile, resilient, Read more »

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TT Club highlights trends in supply chain security risk

The risk of loss or damage to goods in the global supply chain has never been more prevalent. In combating Read more »

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GPCA virtual conference begins

The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA), the voice of the chemical industry in the Arabian Gulf, will host the Read more »

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Container rollovers still climbing

Container rollover rates are worsening amid a global capacity crunch in ​box shipping. Supply chain consultancy project44 claims that carriers are not serious Read more »

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GPCA’s virtual Supply Chain Conference

The global pandemic has come across as a blow exposing the vulnerabilities and risks lurking in chemical supply chains. While Read more »

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CBA’s Trends Survey – the results are in

The results of CBA’s latest Supply Chain Trends Survey reveal weakened order books since the last survey and an accelerating Read more »

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Port of Tilbury provide greener supply chain with launch of coastal barge operation

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The Port of Tilbury and ADM Erith have successfully launched a twice-daily coastal barge operation to deliver thousands of tonnes Read more »

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XPO Logistics named a Green 75 Supply Chain Partner

XPO Logistics has been named a 2020 Green 75 Supply Chain Partner by Inbound Logistics magazine for the fifth consecutive Read more »

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