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Debunking freight myths

Debunking freight myths

There a number of commonly held views about freight that are simply not true. Here the FTA's Elizabeth De Jong debunks five of the most notable.

Not a done deal

Not a done deal

Getting Brexit Done has become a mantra central to the election campaign. But passing a Withdrawal Agreement will be just the start of Britain’s EU exit process, says Peter Ward, CEO of the UK Warehousing Association

The road to reality for decarbonisation

The road to reality for decarbonisation

Road transport is committed to reducing carbon emissions, but we cannot do it alone, argues Umberto Pretto, Secretary General of the International Road Transport Union, the world road transport organisation.

How can businesses improve their freight efficiency?

How can businesses improve their freight efficiency?

Every business can play a part to reducing backlogs and improving efficiency, writes Jon White, MD at InXpress

The future of logistics is basic

The future of logistics is basic

It is totally unacceptable that in the 21st century our country still expects lorry drivers to stop and sleep in places with no toilet or washing facilities and no security, says Elizabeth De Jong, Director of UK Policy, Freight Transport Association.