AMCO chooses Descartes customs clearance software

Leading global warehouse and logistics provider AMCO has agreed a partnership with customs software specialists Descartes Systems Group. “Following Brexit, the demand for customs warehousing is growing and operating a bonded warehouse of around 110,000 square feet means that we are in a prime position to support trade with the EU for our customers and ...

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DB Schenker and Aramex agree regional partnership

European logistics giant DB Schenker has agreed an MoU with Middle Eastern express delivery and logistics players Aramex to grow its supply chain into Abu Dhabi and the wider Middle ...

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Sorted – miscommunication during delivery costs customers

A survey of 2,000 UK residents by delivery experience platform Sorted has revealed that 42% of end-customers say they missed three deliveries during the pandemic due to miscommunication from the ...

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Cleveron does first teleoperated vehicle driver tests

Estonia based delivery technology company Cleveron has partnered with LRK Driving School to do what the company claims is the first driving exams for unmanned semi-autonomous cars. Cleveron’s exams were ...

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Logistics UK meets with government over driver shortage

A UK government minister has met with industry body Logistics UK and driver training company AIM Commercial Services Ltd to discuss the pressing HGV driver shortage. Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Employment ...

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XL Fleet launches hybrid truck conversion kit

US commercial vehicle electrification specialist XL Fleet Corp has launched a conversion package to turn Isuzu NPR-HD trucks into plug-in hybrid machines, thereby reducing their emissions on the roads. The ...

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UK Post Office records record cash transactions

The UK Post Office has reported the highest ever amount of cash deposited and withdrawn from its branches in June, according to its Cash Tracker data. In June, £2.87 billion ...

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Volta Trucks: UK truck decarbonisation plan lacks ambition

The CEO of electric truck makers Volta Trucks says that the UK government’s plan to ban the use of diesel and petrol powered trucks on UK’s roads by 2040 isn’t ...

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Marc Wijnen Hellmann Worldwide Logistics made head of e-commerce

Marc Wijnen is to be Global Head of e-commerce at global full service providers Hellmann Worldwide Logistics. The newly created position is so the company, with Wijnen’s support, can further ...

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Yodel launches C2C delivery service

UK independent carrier Yodel has launched a customer-to-customer (C2C) delivery operation called Yodel Direct. Customers will be able to send parcels weighing up to 10kg to other customers after booking ...

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