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Considering Logistics When Reallocating Road Space

One of the UK’s largest business groups, the FTA, is asking for clarity from the government on the use of road space for logistics movements. Guidelines were published for post-COVID-19 travel, but they did not contain recommendations for the sector. The Head of Urban Policy for the FTA, Natalie Chapman, claims the published plans overlook

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FTA COVID-19 Good Practice Guide

The FTA and The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) have launched a document sharing practical advice forum called the Good Practice Guide for COVID-19. This guide will offer practical advice on how transport operators and logistic businesses can reopen their operations safely and quickly as the world emerges from lockdown. Here’s a closer

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Investing in Technology During Times of Uncertainty

COVID-19 has created many challenges for the logistics industry. Businesses of all sizes are currently finding great ways to use technology in order to overcome these challenges. Thanks to a wide range of technological advances, many logistics companies are investing in technology to not only help during a situation like this, but also moving forward

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FTA Launches Forum to Support Industry

The business group representing the entire logistics center, the FTA, has launched an online platform to support businesses throughout the COVID-19 crisis. This will allow the FTA to see areas of the logistics industry that require help, and the specifics that may help. Let’s take a closer look.   FTA’s Reasons for Forming the Platform

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Logistics Tech to Expect as Soon as 2020

New technology is changing the landscape of so many businesses across Europe. All the changes are causing uncertainty about what these tech advances will do to the industry. Here’s a closer look at what logistics tech to expect as soon as 2020.   AI and Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning will bring

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Devil in the Details of Brexit says FTA

The Brexit situation has caused a lot of confusion in industries all over the world. The logistics industry may be the top contender for this uncertainty. But as they say, “The devil is in the details.” Let’s take a closer look at the details.   The FTA Steps Up The FTA is the only business

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Social Distancing Guidelines

At a time like this, it has been stressed that social distancing is incredibly important to prevent the spread of COVID-19. We’re going to take a look at the importance of this and tips for ensuring a safe social distance. Slowing The Spread Unfortunately, this virus is very contagious and easy to spread. Keeping a

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Vision to Decarbonize Freight and Logistics

The environment and sustainability are on everyone’s minds when it comes to the logistics industry. The goal is to develop a freight roadmap that delivers the stepping stones to achieve a net-zero carbon future. The vision to decarbonize will need both a national and international response to bring it to fruition.   Using Evidence-Based Methods

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Advances in Technology Can Benefit Logistics

The logistics industry is known for its impeccable organization. However, this well-oiled machine couldn’t work as smoothly without the cooperation of all it’s moving parts. With customers all over the world depending on it, maximum efficiency is a must. With the climate change crisis making a significant impact on the industry over the last decade,

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