Brexit Uncertainty Sparks Staggering Rise In Demand For Customs Experts.

As a result of a staggering 183% rise in demand for customs professionals, WR Logistics, one of the country’s foremost transport & logistics recruiters, has warned businesses and authorities to ensure skills shortages are addressed as uncertainty around a no deal Brexit continues. The upsurge, noted when comparing company data from August – October 2019 […]

Ship Operators Can Save Money And Increase Quality.

Ship operators can save thousands of dollars each year by streamlining their galley operations to optimise costs and reduce wastage. Catering management specialist MCTC advises that reassessing galley costs and making simple strategic moves towards forward planning can make a big difference to vessel operating costs. “Shipowners and ship managers could be saving thousands of […]

Carrs Billington To Maximise Fleet Efficiency With End-To-End Solution From Microlise.

Carrs Billington, an agricultural supplier with feed mills at Carlisle, Lancaster and Stone and a network of 32 country stores throughout Northern England, Scotland and Wales, will be deploying the Microlise Solution, including its Fleet Performance and Journey Management products across its fleet of 60 vehicles, to increase fuel efficiency, reduce mileage run and support […]

thyssenkrupp Steel Europe Tasks Sixfold To Provide Real-Time Visibility Of Time-Critical Transports.

Industrialist aims to automate monitoring of time-critical outbound transports and better utilize resources in warehouses and group operational sites through tracking inbound transports in real-time Real-time logistics visibility leader Sixfold today announces that industrialist thyssenkrupp Steel Europe will adopt its live shipment sharing platform to better utilize resources in warehouses and operational sites. thyssenkrupp will […]

World Toilet Day: HGV Drivers Deprived Of Human Right To Sanitation.

Many of the UK’s HGV drivers are deprived of the United Nations (UN) Human Right to sanitation due to the lack of toilet facilities on the national road network, according to FTA, the voice of the UK logistics sector. Speaking on the UN’s World Toilet Day (19 November 2019), FTA is renewing its calls for […]

Ontruck Takes Home Award For Digital Transformation At The 2019 Global Freight Awards.

“It’s clear that Ontruck have married true innovation in the digital sector with a solution that matches customer needs and gives quantified benefits” These were the words of the judging panel of the 2019 edition of the Loyd’s Loading List Global Freight Awards in handing over the prize for Digital Transformation to the fast-growing digital […]

Food Drink Ireland Launches New 10-Year Strategy For Industry.

Food Drink Ireland, the Ibec group that represents the food and drink industry, has today launched a new report highlighting the critical importance of the sector to Ireland and the main strategic challenges and opportunities to be considered by policymakers over the next 10 years. The report (see attached) makes detailed policy recommendations in the […]