Monthly Archives: October 2015

Dog transport begins between Netherlands and U.S.

She may not be as pioneering as Laika, the Soviet space dog from the 1950s, but Tiffany, a young Dutch Smoushond, has made a name for herself as the first animal that American Airlines Cargo has shipped as live cargo from the Netherlands to the United States. Animal forwarding company Animals to Fly gave Tiffany […]

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Southampton based logistics firm joins European giant

A Southampton based logistics firm has become the latest company to join Palletways, Europe’s largest and fastest growing palletised freight network. Joining Palletways, Acclaim Logistics, based on Calmore Industrial Estate in Totton, will handle single pallet loads to large scale consignments and will cover the SO postcodes in Southampton and the PO postcodes on the […]

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Tesco slashes payments terms to 14 days for small firms

The supermarket giant will pay its tiniest suppliers in just two weeks, but larger companies will still have to wait up to 55 days Tesco has announced plans to slash payment terms for smaller suppliers by half, to help usher in a new era of transparency and fairness at the supermarket giant. Its smallest suppliers, […]

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Osborne to set up new infrastructure commission – transport in Manchester

The Chancellor will unveil a new independent national board to review spending. George Osborne will promise to break Britain’s transport spending ‘inertia’ in his conference speech – with plans for HS3 top of the list. The Chancellor will unveil a new independent national board to review spending priorities for transport, house building and power stations […]

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THE IMPORTANCE OF MAINTAINING DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTERS

MAINTAINING DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTERS Euro-6 emissions regulations have meant a rapid increase in the number of trucks on the road fitted with diesel particulate filters (DPFs) – an essential part of Euro-6, which prevent particulate matter and other emissions from being released into the atmosphere. DPFs are an essential maintenance item for operators to factor […]

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