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GBA backs up business confidence with +£4 million fleet expansion

GBA backs up business confidence with +£4 million fleet expansion

Fast-growing European logistics operator GBA Services is backing its business confidence with a spend of over £4 million on its largest-ever vehicle purchase - driven by continuing growth in demand and a significant new entry into FMCG store delivery work.

Swissport UK checks-in with SEGRO at Heathrow taking SEGRO Park Portal Heathrow to full occupancy

Swissport UK checks-in with SEGRO at Heathrow taking SEGRO Park Portal Heathrow to full occupancy

SEGRO has let a 36,000 sq ft facility to cargo handler Swissport UK. The deal will allow Swissport UK – an existing SEGRO customer - to grow its business and increase cargo handling at the UK's hub airport, Heathrow.

CEVA Logistics teams up with VARIDESK and J.J. Barea Foundation to deliver desks to hurricane damaged Puerto Rico

CEVA Logistics teams up with VARIDESK and J.J. Barea Foundation to deliver desks to hurricane damaged Puerto Rico

As the anniversary of Hurricane Maria is upon us, school is about to start for Puerto Rico's 240,000 school-aged children. Many children will be returning to broken desks, mold from still-leaking roofs and walls in desperate need of paint, all of which impact the learning environment.

BIFA expands training team with another key appointment

BIFA expands training team with another key appointment

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has expanded its training team with the appointment of Claire Capaccioli as Trainer – Freight and Customs Procedures.

PD Ports commits to preventing plastic pellets from leaking into the sea

PD Ports commits to preventing plastic pellets from leaking into the sea

Teesport comments that it has has become the first UK port to actively minimise the risk of plastic pellets from leaking into the environment, as its operator PD Ports signs up to the Operation Clean Sweep (OCS) initiative.

Racing ahead – new design 'revolutionises traffic management'

Racing ahead – new design 'revolutionises traffic management'

Manufacturer and distributor of health and safety solutions, Seton, has launched a speed bump which the company claims to offer market leading strength and durability.

Kinesis helps Cereus optimise waste and recycling operations

Kinesis helps Cereus optimise waste and recycling operations

Cereus, the construction waste transport operator, has equipped its tipper fleet with Kinesis telematics as part of a drive to reduce the environmental impact on the streets of London.

Using Two Way Radio To Firm Up Your Safety Protocols

Using Two Way Radio To Firm Up Your Safety Protocols

The logistics sector remains a priority for the UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in terms of reducing the number of injuries sustained in the workplace. Although classified separately, both the wholesale sector and transport and storage are rated as having ‘statistically significant’ non-fatal injury rates above the average.

Kerry Logistics extends foothold in Pakistan to tap into increasing trade in South Asia

Kerry Logistics extends foothold in Pakistan to tap into increasing trade in South Asia

Kerry Logistics Network Ltd has extended its foothold in Pakistan by forming a new subsidiary in the country to tap into the increasing trade in South Asia as well as the new business opportunities along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor ('CPEC'), a major pilot scheme of the Belt and Road initiative.

Hastings Freight raises cash fore Sheffield hospice

Hastings Freight raises cash fore Sheffield hospice

Hastings Freight, a member of Palletways, the European express palletised freight network, recently held its inaugural Golf Day at Beauchief Golf Club in Sheffield.

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