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Winner of FTA Van Excellence Driver of the Year 2017 announced

Winner of FTA Van Excellence Driver of the Year 2017 announced

The winner of the fourth annual FTA Van Excellence Driver of the Year competition, sponsored by Mercedes-Benz Vans UK Ltd, has been announced. Steve Mumford of BT Supply Chain has become the overall champion by demonstrating outstanding professionalism, knowledge and excellent driving skills. Luke Froggatt of AMEY has been named …

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FTA celebrates supply chain leadership and excellence with new awards

FTA celebrates supply chain leadership and excellence with new awards

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has launched the FTA Logistics Awards to celebrate supply chain leadership and excellence, and recognise leaders who have made a significant contribution to the industry, either as individuals or as businesses. FTA’s panel of independent judges will choose innovators in seven categories, including: Freight Carrier …

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Record entries for FTA Driver of the Year

RECORD ENTRIES FOR FTA DRIVER OF THE YEAR

Freight drivers know that their jobs are some of the most skilled, and complicated, in the UK. And more of them than ever before are keen to show their skills off to the rest of the country, with news that entry levels for the Freight Transport Association FTA Driver of …

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Imperative that logistics must be at the Brexit table says FTA

IMPERATIVE THAT LOGISTICS MUST BE AT THE BREXIT TABLE SAYS FTA

The government’s paper on trade and customs arrangements post-Brexit, published today (15 August 2017) is a “step in the right direction”, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s largest membership association for the logistics sector. But FTA has warned that the ambitions laid out in the document are …

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Severn toll charges to end – a victory for FTA

Severn toll charges to end a victory for FTA

The government announcement that toll charges on the Severn crossings will be scrapped at the end of next year has been hailed a victory for the Freight Transport Association FTA. The UK’s biggest transport trade organisation has spent 10 years lobbying for charges to be removed to boost business in Wales …

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