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Two hundred extra HGV parking spaces will be available to hauliers when the first phase of the new and larger Ashford International Truckstop opens on 1 April.
The Government’s proposed tariff regime to apply temporarily in the event of a no-deal Brexit is a mixed bag for the UK’s EU traders.
The retail sector - and the logistics companies that serve it - risks becoming involved “in a race to the bottom” as it struggles to satisfy the demands of online consumers for low priced goods as well as cost-free and virtually immediate order fulfillment.
Logistics managers are being urged to seek absolute clarity over forklift Thorough Examinations, after it was revealed that lift trucks are involved in fifty per cent more serious accidents than HGVs.
An extension will allow businesses to look beyond stockpiling and put in place more effective, long-term risk-reduction strategies.