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Gyles Brandreth recruited to host FLTA Awards 2016

Master raconteur and accomplished after-dinner speaker Gyles Brandreth has been announced as the new host for the FLTA Awards for Excellence at The International Centre, Shropshire, on 27th February.

FedEx Express opens new Nordic gateway at Copenhagen Airport

FedEx Express has officially opened its new facility at Copenhagen Airport, which will serve as a gateway for inbound and outbound shipments for businesses in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

XPO Logistics delivers the Swatch Freeride World Tour 2016

Event logistics specialist, XPO Logistics, is providing the transport for the equipment used at all European stages of the 2016 Swatch Freeride World Tour for the first time.

‘Banana boats’ get longer at Portsmouth International Port

Portsmouth International Port has welcomed its largest ever cargo ship. At 211-metres in length, the Maersk Antwerp Trader arrived from Colombia with a cargo of bananas.

‘Quickie’ inspections risk non-compliance with legislation, warns CFTS

How long does your Thorough Examination take? That's the question CFTS is asking employers to think about – and if they need to question whether the inspections are thorough enough to assure legal compliance and truck safety.