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Logistics UK comment on launch of Trader Support Service

LOGISTICS UK COMMENTS ON LAUNCH OF TRADER SUPPORT SERVICE

In relation to the launch of the Trader Support Service today (28 September 2020), Seamus Leheny, Logistics UK’s Policy Manager for Northern Ireland, comments: “UK businesses face significant challenges at the end of the transition period, not least the matter of customs and other formalities, which many will be encountering …

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Logistics UK response to Chancellor’s Winter Economy Plan

LOGISTICS UK RESPONSE TO CHANCELLORS WINTER ECONOMY PLAN

In response to the government’s announcement today (24 September 2020) on measures to support the economy, David Wells, Chief Executive of Logistics UK, comments: “Logistics UK warned government that urgent action was needed to protect struggling businesses to avoid an avalanche of redundancies and insolvencies; we are pleased the Chancellor …

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Comment from Elizabeth DE Jong, Policy Director, Logistics UK on the government’s projections for freight disruption post Brexit transition period

Comment from Elizabeth DE Jong Policy Director Logistics UK on the government projections for freight disruption post Brexit transition

In response to the letter sent by Michael Gove MP outlining the government’s projections for freight disruption at the end of the transition period, Ms de Jong commented: “Logistics UK has long warned government of the potential for border delays after the UK leaves the EU, and while there is …

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Johnston Logistics UK reaches 1 million orders

Johnston Logistics UK Reaches 1 Million Orders

This month Johnston Logistics UK reached their one millionth order since the warehousing, logistics and fulfilment specialists’ formal establishment in 2008. With a history in warehousing stretching back over 40 years, it was the late nineties when Johnston Logistics UK was officially formed as a dedicated third-party logistics provider. In …

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Wincanton wins Dwell customer eFulfilment contract

Wincanton wins Dwell customer eFulfilment contract

Wincanton, the largest British third-party logistics (3PL) company, has won a three-year contract to provide home delivery services for Dwell, the furniture retailer. The agreement will see Wincanton manage a range of customer eFulfilment solutions for Dwell across the UK and Northern Ireland, including click and collect deliveries to stores …

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Reminder that the Government’s consultation on 2025 Border Strategy closes next week

Reminder that the Government's consultation on 2025 Border Strategy closes next week

Government originally  launched a consultation on the 2025 Border Strategy on the 22nd July 2020. The idea was to set out their vision for world’s most effective border by 2025. Here is a reminder of how the Materials Handling World of professionals can contribute and represent our industry by providing …

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