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How to build supply chain resilience

How to build supply chain resilience

As KFC and many others can testify, supply chain resilience is growing as an operational issue, but there are business continuity planning and management tools out there that can help you to reduce this risk.

HMRC begins roll-out of new Customs Declaration Service

HMRC begins roll-out of new Customs Declaration Service

First phase testing underway for new system to replace the current Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight system

Rising to a trillion pound challenge

Rising to a trillion pound challenge

Jesse Norman MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport, outlines how the Government is supporting an industry that generates £1 trillion and contributes £124 billion to the UK economy.

Entering the ‘Belt and Road’ era

China’s Belt and Road initiative has recently – and quite suddenly - achieved a much higher profile in the UK. Ton van den Bosch, Head of Global Ports & Maritime Infrastructure, Ince & Co, outlines what it is, what it means and why it’s so important, not only to UK port operators, but the wider freight industry supply chain.

Time for a change?

Time for a change?

The clocks changed again at 2am on October 29, 2017. This clock change or 'daylight saving' has been part of our way of life for more than 100 years. Every spring, the clocks 'spring' forward and summer hours officially begin. In the Autumn, they 'fall' back to their regular schedule. But why does daylight saving time exist?