Classic Layout

Air Pollution Plunges Across UK During the First Two Weeks of Lockdown

Air pollution plunges across UK during the first two weeks of lockdown

With lockdowns reducing human activity to an all-time low across the nation, global workspace specialist Instant Offices have collected data and ranked the top 13 UK cities with the most significant drop and rise in air pollution just two weeks into lockdown. With some of the UK’s busiest cities coming …

Read More »
SUTTONS TANKERS DISTRIBUTES ETHANOL FOR HAND SANITISER TO FIGHT COVID-19

Suttons Tankers distributes ethanol for hand sanitiser to fight COVID-19

Suttons Tankers is playing a key logistics management role in the distribution of ethanol for the production of hand sanitiser to UK healthcare organisations and communities. The safety focused logistics business, part of global firm Suttons Group, will be providing the transportation of denatured spirit supplied by William Grant & …

Read More »
INTERNATIONAL FORWARDING WINS CONTRACT TO DELIVER PPE TO THE WEST MIDLANDS

International Forwarding wins contract to deliver PPE to the West Midlands

Birmingham-based freight forwarder, International Forwarding (IFL), has won an urgent, short-term, daily contract to deliver essential Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from two UK airports on behalf of the Department of Health and Social Care. The contract is for haulage of PPE freight from London Luton Airport and Birmingham Airport for …

Read More »
Briggs Defence salutes its H&S team

Briggs Defence salutes its H&S team

Briggs Defence has paid tribute to its health and safety experts after the business picked up two internationally recognised awards and was shortlisted for a third. A commitment to the health, safety and wellbeing of its team during 2019 has netted the specialist division of Briggs Equipment a coveted International …

Read More »
Encarna Formation

Encarna invests in Hyundai Material Handling and expands its forklift training courses

Encarna Formation specialises in operator training for a wide range of construction machinery, which includes, forklift operators and truck mounted aerial platform drivers. The company, which began trading in 2012, has recently relocated from Albertville in the French department of Savoie to the Tétrapôle, commercial centre at Tournon, also in …

Read More »
Security company pledges services to governments across the globe to help combat counterfeit PPE

Security company pledges services to governments across the globe to help combat counterfeit PPE

Question marks surrounding supply levels and quality have led PPE to dominate headlines throughout the current COVID-19 pandemic. Now, the UK Border Force has issued a vigilance warning to the supply chain industry, after identifying a growing trend for criminals to take advantage of the situation, pushing counterfeit PPE and …

Read More »
FTA PARTNERS WITH HAULAGE EXCHANGE TO INTRODUCE LOGISTICS EFFICIENCY NETWORK SOLUTION (LENS)

FTA partners with Haulage Exchange to introduce Logistics Efficiency Network Solutions (LENS)

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to pose challenges for operators, the issue of finding suitable carriers for loads and subcontracting extra loads to bypass driver shortages is one of the most pressing for operators looking to protect the supply chain. To alleviate this pressure, FTA, the leading business organisation, has partnered with …

Read More »
AMH Material Handling appoints new Senior Design Engineer

AMH Material Handling appoints new Senior Design Engineer

Material handling, automation and maintenance specialists AMH Material Handling has appointed Aaran Konarczak as senior design engineer. Konarczak joins the team with extensive industry knowledge and experience from previous material handling and logistics roles. The post of senior design engineer will see Konarczak assist in the design and development of …

Read More »
UK head of global logistics provider predicts major changes for supply chains post Covid-19

UK head of global logistics provider predicts major changes for supply chains post Covid-19

The coronavirus pandemic will prove to be a defining moment for supply chains. This is the view of the UK head of one of the world’s largest logistics platform providers. Chris Mills, Regional Managing Director, Transportation for Western Europe at C.H Robinson, which supports some 119,000 customers globally through its …

Read More »
Ceris Turner-Bailes appointed as new WasteAid Chief Executive

Ceris Turner-Bailes appointed as new WasteAid Chief Executive

WasteAid, the charity that shares waste management and recycling skills around the world, has appointed Ceris Turner-Bailes to be its new Chief Executive. Joining with immediate effect, Ceris will be leading WasteAid to expand its international reach and impact. Announcing the appointment, WasteAid Chair Sarahjane Widdowson said: “Following an extensive …

Read More »