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Clive Palmer, Ian Fairclough, Neil Hughes

Funding provider delivers for Birmingham-based logistics company

Contact Transport Ltd – based in Garretts Green, Birmingham – has received a £500,000 investment boost from Finance Birmingham, a national provider of funding to SMEs.

Tony Tyler, IATA’s Director General and CEO

Latest IATA figures reveal modest air cargo growth

Data released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have identified a 1.6% rise in global air freight volumes during March, compared to the corresponding period last year, when measured in Freight Tonne Kilometres (FTK).

John O’Reilly, Operations Director, Flex Recruitment Plus

Why are agency workers so ill informed of their rights?

Research recently conducted by the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas) on agency workers highlights the fact that many are unaware of their rights and are afraid of raising concerns. It is right, and valid, that Acas has brought this important issue to the fore, and begs the question: Why are agency workers so ill informed of their rights?

Felixstowe enhances rail freight operations with new RMGs

Felixstowe enhances rail freight operations with new RMGs

The UK’s largest container port, the Port of Felixstowe, has expanded rail freight facilities still further with the commissioning of two new Rail Mounted Gantry cranes (RMGs) at its North Rail Terminal.

Loco naming ceremony celebrates record breaking performance

Loco naming ceremony celebrates record breaking performance

DB Schenker Rail UK and its long standing customer CEMEX made history during 2014 by despatching over two million tonnes of aggregates by rail from Dove Holes Quarry in Derbyshire.