Davies Turner, the leading independent international freight and logistics company, has made the finalists shortlist in two categories of the UK’s premier freight forwarding and logistics awards scheme. The British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Freight Service Awards have been organised annually for over 30 years so are rightly seen as the Oscars of the UK […]
Chambers Ireland today (12 November), welcomes the publication of Ireland’s first draft National Marine Planning Framework (NMPF), which sets out the Government’s proposed approach to the development of a strategic framework for developing, maintaining, and enhancing Ireland’s marine territories. Speaking this afternoon, Chambers Ireland Chief Executive Ian Talbot said, “Ireland’s extensive marine territories exceed our […]
The UK’s First Euro 6, Step D Powered Volvo FH Is Delivering A Crisp Performance At Tyrrells Court Ltd.
Delivered during April 2019, the UK’s first Euro 6, Step D powered Volvo FH tractor unit is providing reliable performance and good fuel economy levels at Tyrrells Court Ltd. The independent Leominster-based company, supplies snack producers, Tyrrells Food Group, with bulk loads of potatoes and takes palletised loads of finished products from the company’s Herefordshire […]
Embrace The Challenges Of New Sustainable Technologies At The Maritime Transport Efficiency Conference.
Scheduled for May 18-19, 2020 in Geneva, Switzerland, the MTE Conference will bring together technology developers and members of the shipping industry. Based on innovation, the event will highlight solutions and introduce personalities and technologies that are not represented at the usual shipping conferences. The Maritime Transport Efficiency Conference (MTE Conference) invites industry leaders involved […]
A volunteer-led charity, which curates a web-based 20th century history archive reflecting local life in North Tyneside – as told by those who lived, worked and played there – has received a funding boost from the Port of Tyne Community Action Fund at the Community Foundation. Remembering the Past, Resourcing the Future exists to capture […]
Retail Ireland, the Ibec group that represents the sector, today published its latest quarterly Retail Monitor. The report reveals that the volume of sales (5.1% growth) far outpaced the value of sales (2.3%) in the third quarter of the year, with many retailers continuing to engage in the deep discounting of goods. The findings of […]
Hong Kong’s largest independent cargo handler – has broken its all-time record for the number of freighters handled in a 24-hour period. On 3rd November, Hactl handled no less than 104 freighter aircraft – beating its previous record of 102, set on 5th November 2017. The peak of activity took place between 0200 and 0300, […]
The IRM is delighted to announce the addition of the new Supply Chain Risk Management Certificate to our portfolio of qualifications. This qualification introduces the concepts of supply chain risk management and equips risk practitioners and others involved in managing their supply chains with the ability to apply their risk management knowledge in a world […]
Network Rail and Cranfield School of Management have agreed an educational partnership between the two organisations. Network Rail is offering employees in its supply chain operations function a suite of development opportunities provided by Cranfield, including course content relevant to the railway supply chain. Network Rail owns and operates Britain’s railway infrastructure, they are responsible […]
EV Cargo company Palletforce has continued to drive growth across its membership with its sales team recently announcing it has delivered nearly £5 million of new business revenue for members, across 200 trading accounts over the last 12 months. At a recent sales conference attended by 100 member representatives, Palletforce confirmed over 100,000 new business […]