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Pricing trucks out of towns is not the way forward

Pricing trucks out of towns is not the way forward

A coalition of road transport trade bodies says that Clean Air Zones (CAZ) are unfairly targeting hauliers and that pricing trucks off the road is not the way to reduce emissions.

UK automotive technology firm highlights the benefits of new CO2 regulations for Trucks

UK automotive technology firm highlights the benefits of new CO2 regulations for Trucks

North East-based automotive clean-tech firm AVID Technology is calling on heavy duty vehicle manufacturers to utilise its expertise in meeting the recent European Commission legislation for mandatory reductions in CO2 emissions.

UK Shipping Minister, Nusrat Ghani, names new Hapag-Lloyd vessel 'Afif' at DP World London Gateway

UK Shipping Minister, Nusrat Ghani, names new Hapag-Lloyd vessel 'Afif' at DP World London Gateway

Hapag-Lloyd AG officially named one of its newest vessels – facilitating trade between the UK and the Far East – on the River Thames.

cargo-partner offers comprehensive logistics service for packaging materials by Premiumpack

cargo-partner offers comprehensive logistics service for packaging materials by Premiumpack

Premiumpack is an Austrian company based in Vienna with production facilities in close proximity to its headquarters.

CML shortlisted as a finalist at this year's UKWA awards

CML shortlisted as a finalist at this year's UKWA awards

End to end logistics provider, CML, was shortlisted as a finalist at this year's UKWA awards. The annual award ceremony, which took place at the Dorchester hotel earlier this month, recognises and rewards businesses within the third-party logistics sector.

Datalogic presents the next generation Falcon X4

Datalogic presents the next generation Falcon X4

Datalogic, the automatic data capture and process automation solutions provider, has introduced the new Falcon X4 Mobile Computer.

Nortech's Transit Ultimate for demanding access control applications

Nortech's Transit Ultimate for demanding access control applications

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech is now offering a robust long-range reader based on semi active RFID technology, which enables automatic vehicle identification at distances of up to 10 metres and speeds of up to 125 mph.

Linde Material Handling launches automated guided cart

Linde Material Handling launches automated guided cart

Linde Material Handling, manufacturer of forklift trucks, has launched the Linde C-MATIC; a new automated guided cart (AGC) designed to improve production logistics.

Forklift Safety Awards scoops its own award nod

Forklift Safety Awards scoops its own award nod

It's the second time the FLTA has been nominated for the award in as little as four years, having previously won a Best Practice Award for the FLTA Safety Conference in 2015.

Biodegradable fibre packaging could catalyse shift away from black plastic, says GlobalData

Biodegradable fibre packaging could catalyse shift away from black plastic, says GlobalData

With packaging producers under pressure to find a replacement for plastic, the latest contender could be Durapulp fibre, which is used to create biodegradable packaging to replace the black plastic trays often used in ready meals and raw beef products, says GlobalData, the data and analytics company.

Pregis shortlisted for environmental packaging award

Pregis shortlisted for environmental packaging award

Pregis Ltd, supplier of Easypack, the UK brand of eco-friendly packaging solutions, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Environmental and Sustainability Award in the 2018 Logistics Awards.

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