Penalty points and fines to double from Wednesday, meaning newly qualified drivers will lose their licence if caught. Newly qualified drivers will lose their licence if caught using a handheld mobile phone at the wheel, under tougher penalties that come into force in England, Scotland and Wales on Wednesday. PenaltyContinue Reading

Below is a list of some of the locations we’ve collected from and delivered to, w/c 20th February 2017: Liverpool to Manchester Ormskirk to Manchester Burscough to Crawley Liverpool to Macclesfield Liverpool to Armley Liverpool to Sheffield Burscough to Bradford Manchester to Speke Birkenhead to Salford Prenton to Manchester WhistonContinue Reading

The RHA has rejected Local Government Association (LGA) claims that pot-hole levels are “likely to surge” due to an increase in the number of HGVs. The LGA said that the “heavier the vehicle, the more pressure is likely to be exerted on road surfaces, causing them to crumble quicker andContinue Reading

In all fairness, updating our blog has been pretty low on the agenda over the last few months. We could blame the lack of posting online content on the busy run up to Christmas, or on the lack of time we’ve had. Any excuse really! The fact is we haven’tContinue Reading

Iceland is to trial a 5.5-tonne Paneltex electric truck on its home delivery fleet, thanks to a Government project. Iceland will deploy a Paneltex all-electric truck on a 5.5t Isuzu chassis for the project. The vehicle will be fitted with Sunamp’s cold storage technology, making use of Route Monkey’s EV optimisation algorithms forContinue Reading

We’ve added a new van to the fleet – It is a Transit Custom and has the following dimensions. Ford Transit Custom dimensions Ford Transit Custom Dimensions Van L1 H1 Van L1 H2 Van L2 H1 Van L2 H2 Van Overall length 4972 4972 5339 5339 Overall width with mirrorsContinue Reading

Same-day delivery wars hot up in the UK, but Amazon still sets the standards With options ranging from one-hour to drone-based delivery, Amazon is keeping its first-mover advantage For those of you who are inveterate planners, you have probably already hidden away your smugly-wrapped Christmas presents under the bed. ButContinue Reading

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 companyContinue Reading

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 andContinue Reading