Transport and Distribution News for Freight Forwarding, Haulage, 3PL/4PL & Contract Distribution in Europe

Honeywell’s new passive RFID tag for vehicles enables secure data transactions for toll collecting

Honeywell’s new passive RFID tag for vehicles enables secure data transactions for toll collecting

Honeywell's new passive RFID tag enables secure vehicle identification while preventing counterfeiting, spoofing or exposing customer data to unauthorised users.

Local authority transport planners take to the road to improve services

Local authority transport planners take to the road to improve services

Local Authorities from across the UK converged on Birmingham in November to learn about ways to improve transport services.

HGV taxes alone pay for almost all the UK's road maintenance spending, says FTA

HGV taxes alone pay for almost all the UK's road maintenance spending, says FTA

New independent research conducted by the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has shown that HGVs pay enough tax alone to cover almost the whole of UK spending on road maintenance.

Keswick Enterprises Group to sell Romanian logistics subsidiary

Keswick Enterprises Group to sell Romanian logistics subsidiary

UK-based Keswick Enterprises Group has reached agreement to sell its Tibbett Logistics subsidiary in Romania to Yusen Logistics (Europe) BV. The disposal is subject to Romanian Competition Council approval, and is expected to complete before the end of the year.

Allan McKee joins Krone Trailers UK

Allan McKee joins Krone Trailers UK

Krone has appointed a new Area Sales Manager to join the UK trailer team.

LDL Technology and ffly4u announce comprehensive asset-tracking system for supply chain across Europe

LDL Technology and ffly4u announce comprehensive asset-tracking system for supply chain across Europe

LDL Technology and ffly4u have announced a comprehensive, real-time asset-tracking system for the entire supply chain.

Commercial telematics market size worth USD 114.28 billion by 2025, according to Hexa Research

Commercial telematics market size worth USD 114.28 billion by 2025, according to Hexa Research

The global commercial telematics market is expected to reach USD 114.28 billion by 2025 on account of to the rapid penetration of smart connectivity systems in passenger cars as well as commercial vehicles.

Flow wrapping technology is sealing the future for packaging

Flow wrapping technology is sealing the future for packaging

By Peter Miller, managing director of Tisomi Ltd.

Figures suggest that since the start of the 21st Century there has been a three-fold increase in the use of automated packaging machinery in the global food sector and flow wrapping systems are influencing this transformation, allowing a vast array of jobs, once done manually, to be performed with greater speed, accuracy and efficiency.

Growth of home delivery sector key driver in £10,000 fleet investment

Growth of home delivery sector key driver in £10,000 fleet investment

SK Distribution based at Harpur Hill in Buxton, a member of Palletways, the express palletised freight network, has invested more than £10,000 in ten electric pump trucks to help with the increasing number of home based tail-lift deliveries handled by the company.

Voice and the omnichannel advantage

Voice and the omnichannel advantage

By Philip Jarrett, director of sales & marketing, BEC (Systems Integration) Ltd.

Researchers find drivers begin to develop bad habits just two weeks after passing their test

Researchers find drivers begin to develop bad habits just two weeks after passing their test

Drivers begin to develop bad habits just two weeks after passing their test, according to research.

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