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FTA Transport Manager reaches a record high

FTA Transport Manager reaches a record high

FTA – The Freight Transport Association’s Transport Manager 2017 conferences have exceeded all previous attendance records, with more than 1,400 people registered for or attending this year’s series of events, and with bookings still being taken for the remaining four conferences. The ten exclusive conferences across the country, sponsored by …

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Supply chain warnings are sense not scaremongering says FTA

SUPPLY CHAIN WARNINGS ARE SENSE NOT SCAREMONGERING,SAYS FTA

The Freight Transport Association FTA, the UK’s largest membership association for the freight and logistics sector, is today (9 October 2017) urging British and EU negotiators who are meeting in Brussels to heed the warnings from traders and logistics operators on both sides of the Channel, that post-Brexit arrangements will …

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Post Brexit to take stage at FTA Ireland seminar

Post Brexit to take stage at FTA Ireland seminar

FTA Ireland – With less than 18 months to go until the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, it is becoming increasingly clear that trading arrangements still need urgent attention. While negotiations in Brussels continue to make slow progress, businesses in Ireland are left to move relationships forwards in order …

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FTA renews call for a Freight Commissioner

FTA RENEWS CALL FOR A FREIGHT COMMISSIONER

The Freight Transport Association FTA is renewing its call for a Freight Commissioner for London, to ensure the city can keep trading effectively. FTA, which represents more than 16,000 businesses transporting goods and services across the UK and Europe, says there is an urgent need for a strong voice to …

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Use of technology will make our roads safer says FTA

use of technology will make roads safer says FTA

The Mayor of London’s announcement recently, of the latest version of his safety proposals for HGVs – the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) – in London could be a big step forward in terms of safety for all the capital’s road users, says the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the largest transport …

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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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