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Derrick Potter, executive chairman of Potter Logistics, started in business during 1965 with one yellow lorry and great ambitions. Fifty years later, the company operates from eight distribution centres and rail freight terminals and employs more than 300 staff – its trucks make hundreds of deliveries every day.
The chief executive of the Road Haulage Association (RHA), Richard Burnett, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference which returns to the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Wednesday 20th May.
Besides celebrating its tenth anniversary in 2014, AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) also transported a record 401,000 tonnes of cargo, a year on year increase of 17.6% increase. The carrier’s average load for the period was 72.6%, well above the industry average.
IAG Cargo has been named as the official logistics partner for the British Museum’s important new BP exhibition Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation.
The inland container service operator has announced plans to develop a permanent container depot at DP World London Gateway.