Home News Features Compliance

Logistics Magazine reports on the issues that matter

Covering the whole of the logistics industry and supply chain, Logistics Magazine tackles the big strategic issues facing the industry – decarbonisation, innovation and automation – as well as the compliance issues so critical to the safety of all transport operations.

 

The new weekly, digital-only Logistics Magazine includes the following content:

  • features on transport issues across all modes – road, rail, sea and air
  • interviews with senior people from the government, academia and industry
  • news on the latest transport legislation and public consultations
  • compliance advice section

Read more about Logistics Magazine

Latest articles

Ask the MAC – April 2022

Discover the answers to questions frequently put to the Member Advice Centre.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Plan for vans coming into scope of operator licensing, NI government official urges members

It was a full house at Logistics UK’s Van Operational Briefing held in Northern Ireland last Friday (1 April 2022), as speakers from government and industry shared their insights on how emerging technology and legislation changes will affect van operators in the province.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Logistics UK disappointed by ruling that VAT on electricity for public EV chargepoints will not be cut

Logistics UK has expressed its disappointment that the government has ruled out cutting VAT on electricity from 20% to 5% for public EV (electric vehicle) chargepoints.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Spearheading the future of transport

In just five short weeks, ITT Hub will be returning to Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, following its successful debut last year as the largest show of its kind in a generation.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Legislation update – April 2022

Discover more about live government consultations, recently closed consultations and key announcements.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Government’s plan to expand EV chargepoints tenfold is a vital step forward in UK’s journey to net zero, Logistics UK says

A new EV Charging Infrastructure Strategy to improve the consumer experience at chargepoints, published last Friday (25 March 2022), will help to make transitioning to zero emission fleets a reality for logistics businesses, Logistics UK has said.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

The route to net zero for temperature-controlled vehicles

Modern cold chain distribution systems rely on the use of temperature-controlled transport (TCT) to move food, vaccines, medicines and other perishable goods safely, efficiently and legally.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Resilience requires innovation: The supply chain industry's uphill fight

Richard Tucker, Business Development Director, Quincus

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Month in the media – March 2022

Cost of fuel and skills shortage top the March news agenda

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Expect delays at Dartford Crossing, Logistics UK warns members

Overnight closures beginning this weekend are likely to exacerbate delays on the Dartford Crossing, Logistics UK has said.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Globalisation could be going into reverse, logistics expert warns conference delegates

Logistics and global trade could be moving to a new economic order, Alan McKinnon, Professor of Logistics at Kuehne Logistics University, told delegates during his keynote speech at Logistics UK’s Supply Chain Resilience Conference in London yesterday (30 March 2022).

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Annual General Meeting 2022

Notice of Logistics UK's Annual General Meeting 2022

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Do not extend cabotage relaxation, Logistics UK urges DfT

Logistics UK has opposed extending the relaxation of cabotage rules beyond 31 April 2022, following feedback from its members.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

60-second interview: Valentina Schiavoni, Supply Chain Manager, Brown-Forman

As part of Women’s History Month, Logistics Magazine caught up with Valentina Schiavoni, Supply Chain Manager at Brown-Forman, one of the world’s largest spirits and wine businesses and home to Jack Daniel’s and other well-known drinks brands.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Rebalancing Britain – the Integrated Rail Plan

In November 2021, the government set out its Integrated Rail Plan (IRP), its £96 billion strategy to transform the rail network in the North and Midlands.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Fuel Duty cut to relieve pressure on UK’s burdened logistics sector, says Logistics UK

The government's decision to cut Fuel Duty in yesterday's Budget announcement (23 March 2022) will help logistics businesses to afford to keep supplying the nation with the goods it needs in the face of rocketing fuel prices and other inflationary pressures, as Elizabeth de Jong, Director of Policy at Logistics UK, comments:

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Leading the charge for van leasing

Since the introduction of electric vehicles and their increasing shift into the mainstream market, fleet operators’ primary considerations when selecting the appropriate light commercial vehicles (LCV) have changed.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Brakes applied to Newcastle Clean Air Zone

Newcastle City Council (NCC) has sought a delay to the start date of its Clean Air Zone (CAZ), originally scheduled to be introduced this summer (July 2022).

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

Logistics UK's Supply Chain Consultancy launches new service to guide businesses towards net zero

Logistics UK’s Supply Chain Consultancy (SCC) launched a dedicated service last week (15 March 2022) to help businesses with vehicle fleets decarbonise their operations effectively and swiftly, while maintaining operational efficiency and profitability.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article

First Hydrogen's green hydrogen van to begin demonstrator testing in June

Designer and manufacturer of zero-emission vans, First Hydrogen, recently reported on the progress of its two demonstrator Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV) vehicles as part of its partnerships with Ballard Power Systems Inc. and AVL Powertrain UK Limited.

Read time: 2 minutes

View article
|<  <   1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...   >  >| Pages: 4 of 42

Search for articles

Contents

News

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.

News

Features

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.

Features

Compliance

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.

Compliance

View Supplements and Previous Printed Editions

View Supplements and previous printed editions of Logistics Magazine here.

Previous