Friday 26th Apr 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Tesco to remove plastic from fruit and veg

Tesco is to trial the removal of a selection of plastic wrapped fruit and vegetables in favour of loose alternatives where available from its Watford and Swindon stores as part of its shift toward sustainable packaging.

Rotterdam marine bio-fuel trial starts

CMA CGM’s 5,095 TEU White Shark has been refuelled with sustainable marine bio-fuel while calling at Rotterdam as part of a trial by GoodShipping Program which includes IKEA Transport & Logistics Services, CMA CGM and the Port of Rotterdam.

Go-ahead for Birmingham Clean Air Zone

The government has given the go-ahead for Birmingham’s Clean Air Zone, which will cover the centre of the city with the A4540 Middleway.

John Lewis targets zero-carbon fleet by 2045

The John Lewis Partnership has committed to making its transport fleet zero carbon by 2045 – a move that involves switching more than 3,200 trucks, trailers and vans to zero-emission vehicles.

London mayor plans 10pc cut in truck and van traffic

London mayor Sadiq Khan has set out plans to cut the number of lorries 
and vans entering central London in the morning peak by ten per cent by 2026, according to his new Freight and servicing action plan.

Lidl plan to cut plastic waste

Lidl plans to remove 9p plastic bags from all its stores in Wales by 1st May, after seeing that its 9p reusable bags were increasingly being used as single-use.