Tackle road freight supply chain in two years or impose industry levy, warn MPs 

Industry must fix systemic shortcomings or risk Government action, says Committee Radical surgery is needed to ensure the UK’s road freight supply chain and its workforce are more robust and resilient, warn MPs on the Transport Committee. In Road freight supply chain, MPs urge Government to ‘level up’ the supply chain. The Committee urges Ministers to […]

Shredding specialists set for success with Hiab hooklift

Following a period of increased demand and success, the UK’s leading shredding specialists – Shred Station – have invested in expanding their 70+ strong-fleet of vehicles and chose world leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, Hiab, as the manufacturer of choice. Headquartered in Norwich, the award-winning company selected Hiab’s MULTILIFT Ultima 24S hooklift fitted […]

New role for future cold stores at the forefront of UK’s energy transformation

A new Net Zero Project report, published today by the Cold Chain Federation, shows the cold store of 2050 can establish a new role supporting the forthcoming transformation of the UK’s energy landscape, at the same time as operating highly efficient cold storage facilities. The new report, The Cold Store of 2050: Maximising Efficiency to Reduce Emissions […]

Volta Trucks reveals Carrier Transicold as the supplier of refrigerated equipment

Volta Trucks, the leading and disruptive full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider, has confirmed the selection of Carrier Transicold as the sole supplier of refrigerated equipment for the full-electric 16-tonne Volta Zero. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR), the leading global provider of healthy, safe, sustainable, and intelligent building […]

GEA Heating & Refrigeration Technologies shifts up several gears: European Info Truck Tour – “Rolling out Innovations”

GEA Heating & Refrigeration Technologies is putting its technological horsepower on the road. Under the motto “Rolling out Innovations”, a truck packed with innovative solutions for the heating and cooling technology field started its one-year European tour at the end of March 2022. Customers, consultants and planners, end users, universities and trade fair visitors will […]

CoolKit to showcase UK-exclusive products for food delivery and pharma at ITT Hub

CoolKit, the largest manufacturer of temperature-controlled vans in the UK, will be exhibiting some of its latest innovations and exclusive products for the food delivery and pharmaceutical logistics markets at the Cold Chain Hub, a new dedicated sector-specific event running as part of ITT Hub 2022 from 11 to 12 May at the Farnborough International […]

Hultsteins offers an open invitation to see its eco-products demonstrated at ITT Hub 2022

Hultsteins is making a major appearance – with two stands at ITT Hub, Farnborough, Hampshire next week (ITT Hub 11-12 May) – and is throwing open its doors to demonstrate how its products can substantially move your business towards reducing costs and significantly cutting carbon and emissions.  Says Graham Usher, Managing Director, Hultsteins UK and […]

Thermo King to exhibit solutions for today and future refrigerated transport at ITT Hub in Farnborough

Most comprehensive offering of sustainable refrigeration technologies for vans, rigids and trailers including hybrid and electric systems to spotlight Thermo King’s exhibition.  Thermo King®, a leader in transport temperature control solutions and a brand of Trane Technologies is exhibiting at the ITT Hub in Farnborough, UK, to showcase technology developments that lead to sustainable and zero-emission refrigerated transport industry. […]

Jaama keeps commercial fleet costs and compliance under control at this year’s ITT Hub

Jaama is using this year’s ITT Hub to showcase its Maintenance Exchange and Compliance Manager fleet management software at Stand Location 1520. With the average age of commercial vehicle fleets continuing to rise, controlling maintenance costs, and retaining high levels of compliance remains a key priority, all of which Jaama’s industry-leading software proactively manages. Maintenance […]

Jet Express boosts efficiency and safety with a CCTV vehicle camera technology

Leading time critical logistics solutions provider, Jet Express has made a significant investment in vehicle CCTV camera technology to boost customer experience and to safeguard both the wellbeing of their drivers as well as vulnerable road users. To facilitate this, Jet Express called upon the expertise of Staffordshire-based Centrad, who has helped roll out the […]

Gist launches trial of Sunswap’s zero-emissions transport refrigeration unit

Logistics specialist Gist has partnered with cleantech engineering firm Sunswap to trial a zero-emission, solar and battery powered transport refrigeration unit (TRU) within its temperature controlled distribution fleet. Sunswap is a start-up business developing electric transport refrigeration technology that utilises energy prediction software, adaptive battery capacity and a solar energy recovery system to help decarbonise […]