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Freight forwarding apprenticeships are back in business

Freight forwarding apprenticeships are back in business

After years in the wilderness, apprenticeships for young people wishing to follow a career in freight forwarding are back on the agenda in the UK.

LOLER and PUWER turn 20

LOLER and PUWER turn 20

December 2018 will mark the 20th anniversary of LOLER and PUWER.

Raise industry standards with in-house qualified LGV instructors

Raise industry standards with in-house qualified LGV instructors

Businesses frequently outsource LGV driver training, but could training drivers with in-house instructors be the better choice for the transport industry?

Turbulent times for the haulage sector

Turbulent times for the haulage sector

"I have never known a time when there have been so many issues affecting haulage at the same time, says RHA's Chief Executive Richard Burnett

The changing role of the ship agent

The changing role of the ship agent

Ship agents have always been integral to the smooth operation of the supply chain but in today’s ‘new reality’ they can also add value and streamline operations, says Neil Godfrey, Group Sales Director at GAC.