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Chris Welsh receives MBE in Queen’s birthday honours list

The Freight Transport Association’s Director of Global and European Policy, Chris Welsh, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s birthday honours list for services to shippers and the shipping industry.

Terminal operating system strengthens PD Ports’ offering to customers

PD Ports has claimed another UK first after the introduction of a cross-platform terminal operating system at Teesport.

RHA urges Prime Minister to address driver shortage threat in July budget

The Road Haulage Association (RHA) is today contacting David Cameron to call for government action to help tackle the national driver shortage issue, which is having a major impact on the UK’s supply chain and threatens to have a negative impact on the economic recovery.

FLTA looking for double success at national Best Practice Awards

The Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) has been named as a finalist in two categories in the prestigious Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice Awards 2015.

XPO Logistics completes Norbert Dentressangle share acquisition

XPO Logistics, Inc. has confirmed the purchase of a 67% interest in Norbert Dentressangle SA at a price of €217.50 per share, in accordance with the recently announced agreement between the two companies.