Friday 4th Sep 2015 - Logistics Manager

Truck market up 38pc on last year

A total of 30,432 trucks were registered in the first eight months of the year – up 38 per cent on last year, according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Air freight demand falls in July

Air freight volumes measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTK) fell 0.6 per cent in July in line with weaker global economic growth. Nevertheless, figures from the International Air Transport Association show that for the year to date the market is up 2.9 per cent on last year.

Omni-Channel Conference

Are you ready for Black Friday?

The rewards of online retailing are very clear, but dealing with operational issues such as the Black Friday spike and dealing with returns can make it a minefield. A line-up of top industry professionals will be tackling the toughest issues at the Omni-Channel Conference later this month.