Daily Archives: May 6, 2014

FTA warns on relaxing cabotage rules

May 6, 2014

  Commenting on the recent European Commission (EC) report on integrating the internal market for road transport, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has warned that it believes that this is not the right time for further relaxation of cabotage rules.Despite recent, welcome, action by Government to abandon fuel duty increases, UK operators still have amongst…

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Flexi goes Continental

May 6, 2014
FLEXI continental

Flexi Narrow Aisle – the articulated forklift truck pioneer – has signed a global supply agreement with Continental AG and all trucks across the Flexi range will now be fitted with premium Continental cushion rubber tyres.

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Morrisons selects Burnt Tree’s Refrigerental

May 6, 2014
Morrisons selects Burnt Tree’s Refrigerental

When Morrisons unveiled its long-term plans to expand its M Local convenience store network and home delivery operations, the supermarket chain began working with Burnt Tree’s fast growing temperature controlled vehicle rental business Refrigerental for the ongoing supply of refrigerated vehicles to handle deliveries in these new multi-channel business operations.

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Commonwealth Games plans – to be delivered on time

May 6, 2014

After months of requesting detailed information regarding the Commonwealth Games 2014 to be provided to the freight industry, FTA is now ‘optimistic’ that plans will be delivered in time.

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