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Drivers urgently needed!

Drivers urgently needed!

The road freight transport sector is finding it difficult to recruit the new drivers that it urgently needs. Having cut its cloth during recession, the industry must meet greater demand for more loads to be moved during the current economic growth or the consequence will be felt across all industries.

Alan Powell, Excise Goods Specialist at the United Kingdom Warehousing Associati

The implications of a Scottish ‘yes’ vote for the logistics sector

A ‘yes’ vote in the forthcoming Scottish independence referendum could have significant ramifications for the logistics industry and the wider business community.

BITA welcomes leap in forklift truck sales

BITA welcomes leap in forklift truck sales

The second quarter of 2014 has seen an 18% quarter-on-quarter rise in forklift trucks sales, with 7,851 sales recorded in the three month period compared to 6,615 for the same quarter of 2013 – a total increase in sales of 1,236 trucks.

Deborah Niven, Specialist lawyer in intellectual property and associate at hlw K

Top 10 tips for protecting your exporting business online

Most businesses that export to overseas countries understand the importance of having a relevant and engaging website that allows them to market their produce effectively to their target audience.

Phil Williams, Head of Shell Commercial Fleet

Shell steps up the battle against fuel card fraud

By introducing Real Time Detection technology, which can detect criminal behaviour in seconds, Shell has significantly enhanced the fraud detection capabilities of its euroShell Card.