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Staff and members of the Road Haulage Association and Freight Transport recently attended a meeting at HM Treasury to press for new Government funding towards the cost of getting new truck drivers licensed and qualified to drive.
TNT UK has appointed Marianne Culver as its Managing Director with immediate effect. She brings with her a reputation as an experienced leader in business turnaround and transformation.
David Wells, who takes over the role of chief executive at the Freight Transport Association (FTA) when Theo de Pencier retires at the end of April, will speak on behalf of the Association at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference.
GB Railfreight was named as Operator of the Year at the annual UK Rail Industry Awards 2015. Run and organised by Rail Technology Magazine, the awards are open to anyone working or supplying the UK rail sector.
You wouldn’t think a saying from a fictional pirate would have much relevance in the real world, but sadly the quote attributed to Captain Jack Sparrow: “The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem,” sums up one of the biggest challenges facing today’s supply chain: an inflexible mindset.