The Thames Estuary, where the North Sea meets the River Thames is a major international shipping route, bordered by South Essex and North Kent at its eastern boundary, and includes East London and the financial centres of the Docklands and the City of London at its western edge.
Three years ago, Freight & Logistics (the predecessor publication to Logistics Magazine), reported that three Logistics UK members – DPD, Wincanton and Hovis – had taken delivery of the FUSO eCanter, the world’s first mass-produced electric truck.
The challenge of moving goods between Northern Ireland, Great Britain and the European Union have been in the headlines over the past month, thanks to the efforts of Logistics UK's media team with the support of policy colleagues. From 25 January 2021 to 22 February 2021, the team successfully negotiated 382 pieces of editorial coverage to highlight the problems faced by the sector.
Steve Howat, General Manager – Technical Services, Continental Tyres
From April 2021, various grace periods and temporary measures designed to ease the transition to the post-Brexit trading environment will come to an end.
Are you interested in shaping the future of technological innovations to meet the needs of the logistics industry?
A webinar tackling the crucial question: ‘What next for UK air freight in a post-Brexit world?’ will be held next Wednesday (24 February 2021) and is free for all Logistics UK members to attend.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, van operators have demonstrated the vital role they play in the UK economy, ensuring essential services and utilities are kept running and the increased demands for online deliveries to our homes are met.
There are now just over four months to go before the eagerly anticipated Innovation and Technology in Transport (ITT) Hub takes place at Farnborough International on 30 June and 1 July 2021.
Elizabeth de Jong, Director of Policy, Logistics UK
Joining Transport for London (TfL) at the beginning of 2015, Alina Tuerk spent her first three years at the government body working on the Silvertown Tunnel project.
Find out about the latest developments on Logistics UK's policy campaigns
The Member Advice Centre, or MAC as it is more commonly known, is a six-strong team which dispenses expert advice on legal and compliance matters to all of Logistics UK’s 18,000 members.
A recently published report, produced by an automotive manufacturer, electricity supplier and university, explores how the bi-directional charging capability of electric vehicles (EVs) could contribute to lower emissions and help achieve long-term goals in relation to climate change.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the UK last spring, all modes of transporting freight have been affected.
The connected fleet will be crucial to the transport and logistics sector working smarter as it plots a course for recovery, Beverley Wise, Director UK & Ireland, Webfleet Solutions, explains.
The latest developments from the Logistics UK policy team
With an atomic weight of just one, hydrogen is both the lightest element on the periodic table and the most abundant chemical element in the known universe.
Highways England says that it expects to create tens of thousands of jobs during the construction of the Lower Thames Crossing.
As deputy chief operating officer of one of the UK’s biggest ambulance services, Rob Ashford has a hugely responsible role at the best of times.
Logistics Magazine will cover all the latest news on stories breaking in the industry, including developments on COVID-19, Brexit, Clean Air Zones, transport law and decarbonisation.
Our frequent features will tackle the broader issues affecting logistics such as the COVID-19 vaccination programme, technology and innovation, the political and economic landscape, global trade and the drive to reduce emissions across all transport modes.
Each month we explore a different topic in depth in our popular Compliance section, while each week we will publish answers put to our Member Advice Centre team.
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