Driver Recruitment And Retention Still The Biggest Concern For Hauliers.

That’s according to the RHA’s latest Cost Movement Report. The report, which gathers information from members and sets out to define industry trends, confirms fears that the ever increasing HGV driver shortage continues to hit firms hard. Operators blame Brexit uncertainty for widening the gap to around 60,000 and say they’re worried about controversial clean […]

Fire Service Aligns Safety And Savings As Workshop Investment Pays Off.

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service announce major savings, improved vehicle handling and a significant reduction in carbon emissions since installing the latest Josam wheel-alignment equipment from UK distributor, Automotive Equipment Solutions (AES). The fire service opted for the latest Josam Cam-Aligner so that the 120 vehicles in their service and rescue fleet could be regularly […]

BITO’s New Eco Containers.

BITO has introduced its MB ECO container. Formed from recycled material, this addition to the company’s successful MB multi-purpose container series comes in three size options. Like all BITO plastic bins and containers, the MB range is a sustainable solution that helps minimise packaging waste. Now three of the standard series container size options are […]

Debate The Future Of UK Logistics At ITT Hub 2020.

The UK’s logistics sector currently directly impacts more than seven million people employed in making, selling and moving the goods that affect everyone everywhere. But in our constantly changing world, how will the sector protect itself and grow to ensure that Britain keeps trading effectively throughout the 21st century and beyond? To debate the issues […]

Handheld Introduces MaxGo Manager, A Smart MDM Solution For Improved Efficiency.

Handheld Group, a leading supplier of rugged mobile computers, today announced the release of MaxGo Manager, a free Mobile Device Management (MDM) software solution for Handheld Android devices. The MaxGo software suite is designed to facilitate easy staging and security configurations for Handheld’s Android customers. MaxGo Manager allows Handheld Android users to, through remote access, […]

Retirement Is A ‘Dirty’ Word.

At the tender age of 74, retirement remains a dirty word for truck cleaner Laudrick ‘Lash’ Lashley, who not only polishes off up to 60 vehicles a week but still cycles 14 miles a day across London to get to work. Former van driver Lash, as he is known to his work colleagues, has no […]