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CEVA Logistics first to receive new IATA CEIV Lithium Battery certification after pilot, development program

CEVA Logistics first to receive new IATA CEIV Lithium Battery certification after pilot, development program

Announced at the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) annual World Cargo Symposium (WCS) in Dublin, Ireland, CEVA Logistics is the world’s first company to receive IATA’s new CEIV Lithium Battery certification after teaming with IATA to support the development of the new certification program. CEVA’s Amsterdam and Hong Kong air freight stations are now CEIV certified in the handling of lithium batteries.

P4D’s Digital Freight solution helps UK hauliers get around driver shortages

P4D’s Digital Freight solution helps UK hauliers get around driver shortages

Following the impacts of Brexit and the COVID-19 pandemic, many businesses in the UK have struggled to meet supply demands due to the lack of HGV drivers. Not only has this had a significant impact on end customers, it has also created financial disruption for many hauliers and businesses that rely on open supply lines.

More support to help people to become HGV drivers among package of Government measures to ease risk of shortages

More support to help people to become HGV drivers among package of Government measures to ease risk of shortages

Up to 4,000 people will soon be able to take advantage of training courses to become HGV drivers, as part of a package of measures announced by the Government to ease temporary supply chain pressures in food haulage industries, brought on by the pandemic and the global economy rebounding around the world.

Speedy Freight nominated as Franchisor of the Year at BFA HSBC British Franchise Awards

Speedy Freight nominated as Franchisor of the Year at BFA HSBC British Franchise Awards

Logistics business Speedy Freight has been shortlisted in the Franchisor of the Year category of the bfa HSBC British Franchise Awards.

FourKites’ Order Intelligence Hub extends real-time visibility to the entire order lifecycle

FourKites’ Order Intelligence Hub extends real-time visibility to the entire order lifecycle

FourKites, the real-time supply chain visibility platform, has introduced its Order Intelligence Hub, a new single-pane-of-glass view of the entire lifecycle of every order.

By integrating order data, load information across modes, yard shipments, inventory visibility and other critical third-party systems, such as warehouse management systems and order management systems, shippers and their supply chain partners now have a powerful new tool.....

Hermes UK confirms 1400 jobs alongside commitment to ECO initiatives at new Barnsley parcel hub

Hermes UK confirms 1400 jobs alongside commitment to ECO initiatives at new Barnsley parcel hub

Hermes UK, one of the UK’s leading consumer delivery companies, has confirmed that it will be recruiting for 1400 full time roles at its new parcel distribution hub in Barnsley which is due to be completed as scheduled in September 2022.

Prepare for basics shortages as 23% of stores report low stocks and 20% of transport companies stop trading, says ParcelHero

Prepare for basics shortages as 23% of stores report low stocks and 20% of transport companies stop trading, says ParcelHero

New UK trade figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) are extremely concerning, says the home delivery expert ParcelHero. They reveal widespread shortages for retailers and tumbling profit margins for transport companies, as the Brexit-created driver shortage bites deeper.

Moody Logistics & Storage refreshes artic fleet with pair of new IVECO S-WAY tractors

Moody Logistics & Storage refreshes artic fleet with pair of new IVECO S-WAY tractors

Third generation family run haulage business, Moody Logistics & Storage, has welcomed its first pair of IVECO S-WAYs to its 28 strong truck fleet. With 90% of the fleet made up of 18t Eurocargo rigid and 44t Stralis tractors, IVECO S-WAY was the natural choice, continuing a long-standing relationship with local dealer, North East Truck & Van.

Palletline Whitehead secured FORS bronze status

Palletline Whitehead secured FORS bronze status

Palletline Whitehead has secured FORS bronze accreditation after adhering to the FORS standard which emphasises the company’s commitment to fleet and driving safety, their environmental impact as well as to improving operational efficiency.

Henkel, Dow, Bayer, AB InBev, Zebra Technologies and others to chart future of supply chain visibility in Europe at FourKites Visibility 2021

Henkel, Dow, Bayer, AB InBev, Zebra Technologies and others to chart future of supply chain visibility in Europe at FourKites Visibility 2021

FourKites, the real-time supply chain visibility platform, has announced that its European customer conference, Visibility 2021, will be held virtually on 7 October.

The theme of this year’s conference, ‘Go Beyond’, presents a bold vision for supply chains of the future, centered around automation, innovation and collaboration

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