Supply Chain

HGV testing exemptions will help keep the economy moving

HGV TESTING EXEMPTIONS WILL HELP KEEP THE ECONOMY MOVING

Following campaigning from Logistics UK (formerly FTA), the government has confirmed that the safest goods vehicles will be exempt from HGV tests for up to 12 months to help clear the backlog after testing services were stopped by DVSA during the coronavirus crisis, as James Firth, Head of Road Freight …

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Online retailers have no need to fear returns

Online retailers have no need to fear returns

For online retailers with an efficient and professional logistics partner, high volume returns should hold no fear says Charlie Walker, marketing director of Berkshire-based supply chain and online fulfillment specialist, Walker Logistics Return match As the ecommerce retail industry has grown, so too has the number of products ordered online …

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Suttons & Yorkshire Water announce 10 year contract

SUTTONS WINS 10 YEAR CONTRACT WITH YORKSHIRE WATER

Suttons Tankers has been awarded a major 10 year contract for the transportation of bio-resources for Yorkshire Water. The innovative logistics provider, part of global firm Suttons Group, were appointed by Yorkshire Water to support them in delivering their commitment to OFWAT to be the UK’s market leading bio-resources provider …

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Logistics UK response to government’s allocation plans

LOGISTICS UK RESPONSE TO GOVERNMENT’S ROAD ALLOCATION PLANS

In response to the government’s package of announcements made recently on urban road use, Natalie Chapman, Head of Urban Policy at Logistics UK (formerly FTA), comments: “The government’s plans present an opportunity to make cycling a more attractive option for private road users, however Logistics UK is urging government to …

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